Articles Tagged ‘Kapuzinerberg’

How to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Salzburg

How to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Salzburg November 17, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Coloured lights mark Silvester festivities on Salzburg's Residenzplatz. Photo: Lorraine Seal Salzburgers embrace New Year’s Eve—known here as Silvester—with enthusiasm and verve. As the end of the year approaches, stalls selling Viel Glück gifts spring up in shopping districts and malls across...

Gold in Autumn

Gold in Autumn September 2, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Photo by Lee Cannon courtesy of Creative Commons The green landscape of the Salzburg region drifts into autumn gently, its trees fading slowly as shorter days and crisper air burnishes their leaves gold, bronze, copper and bright yellow. If you are here in the fall and have time to spare, a drive into...

5 Free Things to Do, See or Hear in Salzburg

5 Free Things to Do, See or Hear in Salzburg August 1, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
A stay in Salzburg doesn’t have to break the bank. Many of the most interesting, beautiful or unusual sights are free and readily accessible to most visitors. Here are a few of my favourite free sights to see or things to do. Climb Kapuzinerberg. The taller of the two mountains on either side of the...