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... pathways twist every way sometimes connecting land with a bridge and other times leaving you at a dead end or on the edge of the water. This labyrinth of a city made exploring it's streets a wonderland. These streets were filled with thousands of Venetian mask shops - but beware it's very hard to find the originals. Beautifully decorated and very elegant these masks bring the Venetian carnival to life. It was also very interesting to learn that ...
... with detailed street signs over every entrance. Mozart's birthplace happened to be in the center of the street - the tall yellow house cannot be missed. After purchasing a few Mozartkugel (made of Marzipan, nougat, and dark chocolate), we pressed on towards Mozartplatz. Here, the streets opened up and offered amazing views of the New Residenz and Glockenspiel, Old Residenz, and the Salzburg Cathedral.
From there, we pressed on to St. Peter's Church. The ...
Toured Mozart's residence which was another free entry with the Salzburg Card.
Marlene and I went shopping, and saw a Xmas store with multi, multi dozens of decorated eggs...crazy. And the guys went to the catacombs.
€37 for a bus tour through lakes and mountains to the Sound of Music locations.
At the end of the tour Glenn got up ...
... Fortress. After that, we went down, via the cable car, to visit the Catacombs in St Peters Cemetery and then on for lunch at a café. We also needed to rest up before our afternoon tour.
We are all soooo tired: there is too much basalt (hurts the feet), too much sun and heat (fries the brain and body) and too many consonants in all of the names (does your head in).
... symphony of exquisite taste. No wonder Mozart could compose such wonderful music. Shannon and I decided that carrying two suitcases at this point is just silly. Therefore we put everything in his and mailed mine home. We will be traveling much lighter from now on. More from Austria as soon as possible. We miss you all and hope you are being patient with our blog. Thanks for all the comments and for signing the guestbook. Adieu Rach & ...
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Nonntaler Hauptstrasse 85, Salzburg | Pensionfrom $121