Salzburg

Visit Hohensalzburg Fortress, Salzburg’s 900-Year Old Castle
| |

Visit Hohensalzburg Fortress, Salzburg’s 900-Year Old Castle

When visiting Salzburg, it is impossible to miss the Hohensalzburg Fortress, as it sits high atop a mountain called Festungsberg. If you’ve seen the skyline of the Austrian city of Salzburg in pictures, you’ve likely seen a marvelous view of the Hohensalzburg Fortress. At 1,778 ft (542 m), Hohensalzburg Fortress (sometimes known as Salzburg Castle) is one…

Visiting Hellbrunn Palace and its Unique Musical Trick Fountains
| |

Visiting Hellbrunn Palace and its Unique Musical Trick Fountains

Hellbrunn Palace, or, in German, Schloss Hellbrunn, was made famous by its trick fountains and the Sound of Music. Having been around for over 400 years, it is the most surprising of the many castles I have visited with its Hellbrunn Wasserspiele (aka Water Games). It is a whimsical and entertaining palace that leaves its…

End of content

End of content