Travel Blogs from Salzburg
We have arrived in Salzburg to the most gorgeous weather! Blue sky and sunshine! It's bizarre to think we were getting snowed in a couple of weeks ago!
The hotel is very nice - located just outside of the city centre.
I am a very big Sound of Music fan so I was determined to explore all the filming locations in Salzberg! We …
... in and have one of each, an apple one and a cheese one. Also very delicious, however I think our eyes were bigger than our stomach and we had to call defeat. We then made it over to 'Old Town' where we walked the maze like streets looking in little shops selling marionettes and millions of carefully painted egg tree decorations. We were constantly reminded by postcards and badges that "AUSTRIA DOES NOT HAVE KANGAROO'S" Kathryn Ya ya ya ... I love ...
... visit as it was truly beautiful. It has definitely turned into a tourist destination with tons of tour buses pulling in even in the off season. We parked the car for a bit and walked our way through the town and took in the amazing scenery. My dad and I just kept thinking about how many hours (or days) my uncle Jack could spend in this place.
On our way out of Hallstatt we stopped at a EuroSpar for ...
... at a local chocolate and coffee shop to get some original Mozart Chocolate (the real stuff is made only in Salzburg. Another company took the idea and mass produced it to sell around the world but this kind was a local specialty). While it was good, personally I didn't think it was anything to brag about for over a Euro a piece, but at least I can say I tried it!
I didn't realize how massive the Fort was ...
... which I feel good about. All personal opinions aside, Joanna says the coffee in Europe is not up to scratch. A lot of the time, you can pay equivalent $4 AUD for a coffee, but it is not made by a barista. Someone merely presses a button and the machine does it all for them. Even in fancy restaurants, you can see the two hole marks where the machine has made your coffee. Does anyone know why Australians enjoy very good coffee, but Europeans don’t mind instant ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Jedermann Salzburg
Really nice hotel, located on the outskirts of the city. Lovely staff - very helpful. Great breakfast and Wifi
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.