Travel Blogs from Salzburg
It frreakin' SNOWED today. I was expecting a day of sunshine but I only got a 20 second preview of blue sky this morning outside of town on the way to Salzburg Zoo. Check out the first pic to see what I thought was the unveiling of the mountains I've been longing to see. But instead I got the beauty of snow for a few hours. It was only light, but so happy I got to see it (and it was the first snow of the season).
Snow melted once it hit ...
... put together your own personal picnic to take back to your table in your beer hall and have soakage as you drink... all very well done. Stiegl was my other brewery visit, as they advertise a tour of their main brewery, on of the largest in the country. It was more a tour of the beer museum than the plant itself, but was worth a visit and included 3 free beers, one of which was a very yummy Christmas honey brew... mmmm!
On my final day ...
Finally made it to the place I've most been looking forward to seeing and its a pretty special place. My dreams had involved a bit of snow, but alas, not to be. I saw some on the mountains today during the Sound of Music tour when we went to Mondsee to see the chapel where Maria and the captain were married. Side note: the travel guide complemented me in front of everyone for my beautiful ...
Today we had our earliest start of the whole trip - checking out at 5am to catch a train to Austria.
Tijo had given us tips on how to detect if someone was trying to rip you off, and sure enough our taxi driver was trying to rip us off. A short taxi trip should be no more than 250 Czech crowns and this is what the hostel confirmed the cost would be. Yet once the driver packed our bags into the taxi, he said that price was 350 Czech crowns for 4 people or more. Karen told him ...
... in search of Bosna Grill. It supposedly was home to the best curry sausages in Salzburg.
We found the little hole in the wall (literally), stood in line, ordered the sausages and in less than 10 minutes we were chowing. Oh my goodness. Literally! We were given a fresh roll filled with two sausages, curry powder sprinkled VERY liberally on the sausages, and mustard (Cheryl had onions and ketchup). We both agreed it was absolutely delicious.
At just before 2:00 we showed ...
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-Str. 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