Salzburg

The kind of place you read about in fairytales...

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An enchanting city with a huge arts scene, magnificent food, beautifully-kept parks, narrow cobbled streets with windows blasting classical music, and famous concert halls. Everywhere you go in this fairy-tale-like city, its stunning architecture, gorgeous scenery, enticing history and last but not least its music send your spirits soaring higher than Julie Andrews' octave-leaping vocals.

Famously known as the classical composer Mozart's place of birth and the original filming location for The Sound Of Music, be sure to admire the city's medieval and baroque buildings such as St. Peter’s Abbey and the Hohensalzburg Castle, adore the mountain backdrop and live like a local like you're in a storybook. Explore the charming street of Getreidegasse in the old town, the perfect destination for shopping filled with antiques, boutiques and mouth-watering cafes. With so much to be enchanted by in Salzburg, this city will leave you feeling like it's your happily ever after!

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Hangouts

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Mirabell Palace
Often recognised as one of the finest palaces in Austria, and with a construction year dating back all the way to 1606, Mirabell Palace is the perfect getaway to indulge in history and colourful gardens, with the beautiful Salzburg Cathedral in the background.
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Mozart's Birthplace
Explore Mozart’s life and his music by walking through his bedroom, living room and kitchen at his birthplace that has now been converted into a museum. Attracting thousands of classical music lovers each year, this is a must-go when visiting the city!
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Hohensalzburg Castle
Located on a small hill in Salzburg, Hohensalzburg Fortress is known as one of the oldest medieval castles in Europe and is the place to be for those who wish to indulge in history and catch some beautiful views over the city.
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Augustiner Bräu
Taste some delicious Austrian food and beer at the Augustiner Bräu - one of the city’s best traditional hangouts. Dating back to 1621, this monastery-run brewery has served potent homebrews in beer steins and in the vaulted hall. Indulge beneath the chestnut trees in the 1000-seat summer beer garden, and t...
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Stiegl Brewery
Just a short bus ride away from the centre, explore the various exhibitions at the Stiegl Brewers and enjoy a delicious beer-tasting session at the end of the tour. Taking you through the entire brewing process, a visit here is perfect for a rainy day and for all you beer lovers out there!
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Hangar-7
When arriving in Salzburg by airplane, you should definitely make a stop at this museum! Filtering the world of aviation into the architecture and blending art into its surroundings, this place is an extraordinary sight to behold.

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