Travel Blogs from Salzburg
Awake at 0600 dressed, breakfast & left at 0830 for our morning trip to Salzburg. And sunshine as we leave Innsbruck. As we leave onto motorway there is quite a blockage on the oncoming side ( fortunately ) trucks ++ probably due to a religious holiday tomorrow. Trucks are not permitted on highway on weekends or public holidays. We arrived in Salzburg 10am after a short toilet stop just before. As we were too early to check into our hotel we met a ...
Next is Salzburg and we are here for 2 nights to do the Tourist trail. We purchase our 48 hour Salzburg Card 32 euros each and set off to see as many sights as we can fit in. Cable cars to mountain peaks, Salzburg river cruise, Gardens, Hohensalzburg Fortress, Hellbrunn Palace and trick fountains.
Hellbrunn Palace is fabulous, a crazy Archbishop designed long stone table with individual stone stools on the side. When his guests sat down it would turn in to ...
... The tour finished at the Mirabell gardens where the Pegasus fountain is. Here the children sang "Doe a deer".
We walked back into the old town and found the cemetery where the Von Trapp family hid from the soldiers.
Tomorrow we are leaving for Innsbruck and l am excited about seeing more snow on the mountains.
... panelled ceiling. But the most impressive thing about the fortress is the commanding view of the city. Great photo op. The fortress courtyards with its whitewashed buildings make you see just how many lived in the fortress. The descent down the paths allowed you to see little restaurants tucked into the fortress walls.
Dinner was at a recommended restaurant. It was an Indian restaurant that served Austrian food and after perusing the menu, we opted for Austrian. The food was ...
... way to Zell am See. When we started getting close the road opened up and we started to see mountains!
It took about two hours to get to Zell am See, and then it took a while to find the apartment we were staying in. We knew on the map where it was, and found our way to the tiny street. But there was no obvious signage as to where it was. We finally figured out it was one apartment in a large wood building. And there were tiny signs next to the ...
Other places to stay in Salzburg
Fanny-von-Lehnert-Strasse 7, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $119
- Nice Hotel-don't like the location
- Fantastic.... Great Reception Staff & Room Service
- Merry Christmas!
Rainerstrasse 6 - 8, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- 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 $110
- Great hotel & location
- Was very good for the price
- Good hotel, lousy service
Auerspergstrasse 4, Salzburg | 5 star hotelfrom $215
- Great Hotel
- Great Hotel, Great Service
- Beautiful friendly hotel
Alpenstrasse 6, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $156
- Great hotel in a great city!
- Modern Classic
- Best Western Castellani Parkhotel
Rainerstrasse 31, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $113
Suedtirolerplatz 13, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $119
Sterneckstrasse 20, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $105
Bayerhamerstrasse 14 a, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $94
Schwarzstrasse 5 - 7, Salzburg | 5 star hotelfrom $265
- Wonderful hotel
- Wonderful Hotel
- The Sacher Hotel, the ONLY place stay when in Salzburg
Neutorstrasse 8, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $95
Franz-Brotzner-Strasse 15, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $86
Munchner Bundesstrasse 114a, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $86
Elisabethstrasse 45A, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $129
Carl Zuckmayer Strasse 1, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $68
Getreidegasse 37, Salzburg | 5 star hotelfrom $258
- A Beautiful, Charming Hotel
- Salzburg in a nutshell
- Wonderful and Quaint
St Julien Strasse 21-23, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Loved this Hotel
- Great location, breakfast & staff
- Nice hotel and close to the train station
Hildmannplatz 5, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $111
Auerspergstrasse 61, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $216
- Great Hotel
- Nice hotel, a little out of the way
- Luxury for reasonable price!
Schallmooser Hauptstrasse 1, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $120
Giselakai 3-5, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $170
- 8/10...could have been 10..
- The best Hotel in Salzburg!
- Wouldn't stay here again
Paris-Lodron-Strasse 1, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $126
- Good Stay in Salzburg
- Excellent stay,good price
- Lovely Stay
Linzer Gasse 20, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $161
Maxglaner Hauptstrasse 45, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $132
Alpenstrasse 115-117, Salzburg | 2 star hotelfrom $114
Lieferinger Hauptstrasse 120, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $120