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Walking Through Old Town Salzburg Leave a comment Read more »

Walking Through Old Town Salzburg

June 4, 2010 Salzburg is forever smiling to the tunes of Mozart. Mozartplatz honors this great composer with a statue right here in the greatest Baroque city north of the Alps. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart spent much of his first 25 years in Salzburg. The Mozart…

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The Salzburg Cathedral

June 2, 2010 The Salzburg Cathedral was one of the first Baroque buildings to be built north of the Alps. It was consecrated in 1628 during the Thirty Year’s War. Experts differ on why it was built. Some believe it was to emphasize Salzburg’s commitment…

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Haus der Musik

May 24, 2010 – Vienna, Austria Vienna’s House of Music is a one-of-a-kind place where you can really experience music and learn about the physics of sound.  Downstairs is an exhibit all about the world-famous Vienna Philharmonic.  Upstairs is where all the fun begins. Audio…