Travel Blogs from Salzburg
We have just come back from a lovely trip up to Lake Konigssee, and a boat trip down the lake to St Bartholoma. The lake is nestled between the mountains, and is 602m above sea level with an average depth of 150m. It is the cleanest lake in Germany, with the water being pure enough to be classified ...
... of Salzburg . Truth be told it's a great idea if someone checks the opening times of such places. We got off the bus at the wrong stop, walked the 1km up the Alps to the gorge to discover it was in fact closed. To make the most out of our journey we then proceeded to climb down to the gorge off the side of ...
... were Hellbrunn Palace (where the gazebo from 16 going on 17 is), Salzburg Lake District where the panorama shots at the beginning of the movie were filmed, Mondsee Cathedral (the location of Maria and the Captain’s wedding) and the Mirabell Gardens where many of the shots from Do-Re-Mi were filmed including the fountain, the archway and the steps. We also drove past Nonnberg Abbey where the “real” Maria was a novice and where Maria and the Captain married in real life. ...
... leave Salzburg. We got to the train station just as it started to rain. The taxi driver accidentally closed the door on my head which hurt like heck. I'd done really good too. I'd hit my head on something at least once each day on this trip and I'd made it almost the whole day without until the taxi event. Oh well.
We hopped the train to Munich and arrived shortly before 7pm. We stayed at The Meridien which is a very ...
... buzz, we got a bit tired and peckish and decided to head back to the hotel for dinner. There isn't really anything remarkable to say about dinner, but for dessert we had to try the Sacher torte. It looked amazing and my review of it would be that the legend exceeds reality, but I'm not a big fan of chocolate and don't eat a lot of sweets so take my review with a grain of salt from the Salzburg salt mines.
Saturday we awoke ...
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, 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 hotel
- Great Hotel
- Great Hotel, Great Service
- Beautiful friendly hotel
Rainerstrasse 31, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $113
Alpenstrasse 6, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $156
- Great hotel in a great city!
- Modern Classic
- Best Western Castellani Parkhotel
Suedtirolerplatz 13, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $119
Bayerhamerstrasse 14 a, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $94
Sterneckstrasse 20, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $105
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 hotel
- 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!
Giselakai 3-5, Salzburg | 4 star hotelfrom $170
- 8/10...could have been 10..
- The best Hotel in Salzburg!
- Wouldn't stay here again
Schallmooser Hauptstrasse 1, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $120
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
Alpenstrasse 115-117, Salzburg | 2 star hotelfrom $114
Lieferinger Hauptstrasse 120, Salzburg | 3 star hotelfrom $120