Travel Blogs from Salzburg
... or professional) dream. We continue our amble past Mozart's birthplace in The Getreidegasse (Grain Lane) also a busy shopping street ... Getreidegasse is probably most famous for it's old-style shop signs. .. even the "golden arches" of McDonalds have had to conform. A few more "advent" or "xmas" markets are found in little squares along the way.. each has it's own unique style.. and plenty drinking the hot ...
... their branches tipped white, the river Salzach winding through the town..Sheer picture perfect!! The veil of snow hiding the distant mountains of Untersberg / Berchtesgaden.. ( that separate Austria and Germany) add to the mystique.
The Castle itself is quite imposing with its stark white exterior walls, one can tour the inner rooms (gallery, torture chamber, watchtower, battlements etc) An audio commentary guides ...
... white and it is huge...it has a very pleasant courtyard with a church and today the sun was filtering through a large tree in the courtyard and created a very relaxed...tranquil atmosphere...it was beautiful....like most things in Austria it was built to a regimented pattern and for efficiency.....I admit that I was comparing it to the Palace of Versailles....which is not fair...but the Austrians were obviously very concerned about being practical and not ...
... Austria still seems to allow smoking indoors as opposed to neighbouring countries like Germany and Switzerland, as far as we can tell. So we went across the square and we were glad that we had been forced to switch. Megs found an absolutely delicious apfel strudel, served with whipped cream and vanilla custard sauce and I had a fancy cappuccino with whipped cream and shaved chocolate. This was the best apfel strudel that she’d had so far and would be the one ...
... bells of various sizes. We then walked over in front of the church where there was a statue of Mary. It was also about to be restored in some way and they were putting glass up all around it. Luckily it wasn't completely covered yet! We backed up to under an archway and were able to see her being crowned by the angels which were on the church behind. We came back later and she was completely covered up so we got there just in time.
We headed in to ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Pension Kunstlerhaus Salzburg
Other places to stay in Salzburg
Fanny-von-Lehnert-Strasse 7, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $103
- Nice Hotel-don't like the location
- Fantastic.... Great Reception Staff & Room Service
- Merry Christmas!
Rainerstrasse 6 - 8, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $126
- Good value for money - its got a gym and pool!
- OK hotel but you deserve better if you are on holiday
- Excellent hotel in a good location
Franz-Josef-Strasse 26, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $117
- Great hotel & location
- Was very good for the price
- Good hotel, lousy service
Auerspergstrasse 4, Salzburg | 5 star hotelfrom $212
- Great Hotel
- Great Hotel, Great Service
- Beautiful friendly hotel
Alpenstrasse 6, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $167
- Great hotel in a great city!
- Modern Classic
- Best Western Castellani Parkhotel
Rainerstrasse 31, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $109
Suedtirolerplatz 13, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $105
Sterneckstrasse 20, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $85
Bayerhamerstrasse 14 a, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $85
Schwarzstrasse 5 - 7, Salzburg | 5 star hotelfrom $236
- Wonderful hotel
- Wonderful Hotel
- The Sacher Hotel, the ONLY place stay when in Salzburg
Neutorstrasse 8, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $96
Franz-Brotzner-Strasse 15, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $88
Munchner Bundesstrasse 114a, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $85
Elisabethstrasse 45A, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $118
Carl Zuckmayer Strasse 1, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $59
Getreidegasse 37, Salzburg | 5 star hotelfrom $241
- A Beautiful, Charming Hotel
- Salzburg in a nutshell
- Wonderful and Quaint
St Julien Strasse 21-23, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $79
- Loved this Hotel
- Great location, breakfast & staff
- Nice hotel and close to the train station
Hildmannplatz 5, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $90
Auerspergstrasse 61, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $219
- Great Hotel
- Nice hotel, a little out of the way
- Luxury for reasonable price!
Giselakai 3-5, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $140
- 8/10...could have been 10..
- The best Hotel in Salzburg!
- Wouldn't stay here again
Schallmooser Hauptstrasse 1, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $103
Paris-Lodron-Str. 1, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $50
- Good Stay in Salzburg
- Excellent stay,good price
- Lovely Stay
Linzer Gasse 20, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $155
Maxglaner Hauptstrasse 45, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $125
Alpenstrasse 115-117, Salzburg | 2 star hotelfrom $109
Lieferinger Hauptstrasse 120, Salzburg | Hotelfrom $99