4 star Salzburg getaways under $1400

4 star Salzburg getaways under $1400

If you want to visit Salzburg for 4 days this spring, you might be interested in the best 4 star Salzburg getaways under $1400 that our team found you. The departure date is April 2 and the return date is April 6. The Salzburg vacation package includes the flight from Chicago to Salzburg as well. Check the box below for the Salzburg vacation package offers of our partners. You may never know, you can find an even better option for you then the ones presented by us. Check as many provi... [ read more ]

Thy Turkish Airlines flight from New York to Salzburg from $846

Thy Turkish Airlines flight from New York to Salzburg from $846

Salzburg is a beautiful Austrian city, a famous tourist destination in Europe. We found you a flight deal for your Salzburg vacation for the beginning of April. Book now the Thy Turkish Airlines flight from New York to Salzburg from $846 with departure date on April 1 and return date on April 8 and save money. The flight has one stop. Would you like to be sure that this is the best offer you can get? Search the search box below to see the Salzburg flight prices of our partners. Check ... [ read more ]

The Hellbrunn Castle in Salzburg

The Hellbrunn Castle in Salzburg

The main building of the Hellbrunn Castle or the Hellbrunn Palace was built between 1613 and 1615 and is actually more like a mansion than a palace, but it is still one of the most important sights of Salzburg. It has a rectangular shape with two pavillions in the front corners. The three storeys are delimited on the façade by the so-called "Kordongesimse" decorations. The castle is connected to the city of Salzburg by a very long driveway. The double staircase at the entrance leads to t... [ read more ]

Hohensalzburg or the Fortress of Salzburg

Hohensalzburg or the Fortress of Salzburg

The Hohensalzburg is the largest fortress in central Europe, a castle that is a true symbol of strength. It is situated in a favorable position and is the most important tourist attraction of Salzburg that must be visited if you are in the area. The first documentary attestation of a fortress on the southern slope of Mount Mönchsberg dates back to the Roman times. Although is not very clear, the existence of a fortress here makes sense because of the excellent position. From the location... [ read more ]

Salzburg as the City of Winter Wonderland

Salzburg as the City of Winter Wonderland

Salzburg is the city that makes you think that you live in the world of fairytales and despite its small size there is always something interesting to do. During winter the city of Mozart is covered with snow and filled with carols, it transforms in a hibernal miracle with traditional Christmas markets, and also with resorts that attract winter sports enthusiasts around the world. If you want an enchanting experience, you should visit Salzburg in the time of Advent, when this beautiful... [ read more ]

Best of Austrian Beers

Best of Austrian Beers

Usually you can buy from 0.2 litre, 0.3 liter or 0.5 litre for beers in Austria. Although the most popular is the pale lager, you can also find the naturally cloudy as well as wheat beer. Bock beer are available on Easter holidays or even Christmas time. To start finding the best Austrian beer, one may start tasting the Brauhaus Nussdorf. You can try it in Vienna, but it is originally brewed in Nussdorf, top-fermented. If you like a smokey flavour in the beer, you can get the Old Whisky Bier... [ read more ]

Alpine Beaches in Salzburg: Wolfgangsee and Fuschlsee

Alpine Beaches in Salzburg: Wolfgangsee and Fuschlsee

Some of the loveliest places in Austria’s nature includes the alpine beaches like the Wolfgangsee. This 11 km long alpine beach is the largest in SalzburgerLand and it has two main resorts: St. Wolfgang and St. Gilgen nearby. You can do trail running, excursions, congresses, hiking, family trips, sports and even arts and cultural activities. Visit Strobl which is at the northeastern port of Salzburg and almost at the border of Upper Austria. This used to be the residences of Hugo von Hofma... [ read more ]

Regional Cuisines and Drinks of Austria

Regional Cuisines and Drinks of Austria

When you are traveling in Austria, you should also soak into their culture by tasting the Austrian dishes. Grouped into eight different regions, from Lower Austria, Burgenland, Styria, Carinthia, Upper Austria, Salzburg, Tyrol to Vorarlberg. Do not be limited to just try the most popular Viennese cuisine such as Kaiserschmarrn or the dumpling stuffed with an apricot called the Marillenknodel. There are also many special sweets to discover. Regions in Austria Vorarlberg is different from th... [ read more ]

Linz and Salzkammergut

Linz and Salzkammergut

Other than the fabled road 'Grossglockner', Linz is the other place to see in Austria. Almost all the guide books will tell you to see Vienna's major sights such as the St. Stephan's Cathedral, the Schonbrunn Palace, the Hofburg, the Kunsthistorisches, the Museums Quartier Complex, the Leopold Museum, the Kunsthalle Wien, the Belvedere Palance and the suburb of Grinzing, including this one. However, we are introducing a little different route to see Austria, that is to see Linz. If you take th... [ read more ]

UNESCO Cultural Sights of Austria to Behold

UNESCO Cultural Sights of Austria to Behold

Being in Austria, you must at least discover one or two of its UNESCO Cultural Sights of of the country. First and foremost, the historic centre of the city of Salzburg which is also known as the "Salt Castle" is a definite must-see for everyone happening to wonder in the area. Being the 4th largest city in Austria, Salzburg has got one of the best-preserved city centers in Europe with beautiful baroque architecture, especially in its Old Town (Altstadt).  Hallstatt-Dachstein Salzka... [ read more ]