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Salzburg


Salzburg is the 4th largest city in Austria. The city is the capital of the federal state of Salzburg, and has an estimated population of 150,269 as of 2007.

The city is known internationally for the baroque architecture of its well-preserved "Old Town", and for being the birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Movies will also recall that parts of the film The Sound of Music were set in Salzburg.

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Austria: Austria Travel Guide: 101 Coolest Things to Do in Austria (Vienna Travel Guide, Salzburg Travel Guide, Backpacking Austria, Austrian Alps)

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You are super lucky to be going to Austria, and this guide will let you know all of the coolest things to do, see, and eat around the country, including popular destinations like Vienna, Salzburg, Innsbruck, the Austrian Alps, and more.

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  • incredible festivals, from the Salzburg Festival, one of the most celebrated arts festivals in Europe, through to an epic dance party in the snow
  • the coolest historical and cultural sights that you simply cannot afford to miss like the Baroque gorgeousness of Belvedere Palace through to ancient Roman cities
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Austria

By DK Travel

Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff
Released: 2016-03-01
Paperback (380 pages)

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Austria
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Austria takes you by the hand, leading you straight to the best attractions the country has to offer.

DK's insider travel tips and essential local information will help you discover the best of Austria, from the breathtaking Alpine scenery to the country's imperial castles and palaces. Discover one of the world's greatest collections of art in Vienna, visit Mozart's house in Salzburg, or go skiing and snowboarding in Innsbruck, a world-renowned location for winter sports.

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   • Detailed itineraries and "don't-miss" destination highlights at a glance.
   • Illustrated cutaway 3-D drawings of important sights.
   • Floor plans and guided visitor information for major museums.
   • Guided walking tours, local drink and dining specialties to try, things to do, and places to eat, drink, and shop by area.
   • Area maps marked with sights.
   • Detailed city map of Vienna includes street finder indexes for easy navigation.
   • Insights into history and culture to help you understand the stories behind the sights.
   • Hotel and restaurant listings highlight DK Choice special recommendations.

With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that illuminate every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Austria truly shows you this country as no one else can.

Recommended: For a pocket guidebook to Vienna, check out DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Vienna, which is packed with dozens of top 10 lists, ensuring you make the most of your time in the city.

Series Overview: For more than two decades, DK Eyewitness Travel Guides have helped travelers experience the world through the history, art, architecture, and culture of their destinations. Expert travel writers and researchers provide independent editorial advice, recommendations, and reviews. With guidebooks to hundreds of places around the globe available in print and digital formats, DK Eyewitness Travel Guides show travelers how they can discover more.

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Rick Steves Pocket Munich & Salzburg

By Rick Steves

Avalon Travel Publishing
Released: 2015-08-18
Paperback (200 pages)

Rick Steves Pocket Munich & Salzburg
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Rick Steves Pocket guidebooks truly are a “tour guide in your pocket.” Each colorful, compact book includes Rick's advice for prioritizing your time, whether you're spending 1 or 7 days in a city. Everything a busy traveler needs is easy to access: a neighborhood overview, city walks and tours, sights, handy food and accommodations charts, an appendix packed with information on trip planning and practicalities, and a fold-out city map.

Included in Rick Steves' Pocket Munich & Salzburg—
Sights: Marienplatz, Viktualienmarkt, Hofbrahaus, The Residenz, the English Garden, Nymphenburg Palace, Dachau Concentration Camp, Fussen, Ehrenberg Castle Ensemble, and more
Walks and Tours: City Walk, Beer and Brewery Tour, Priceless Munich, Bavarian beer and Food, the Size Matters Tour, the Sound of Music Tour, the Bavarian Mountain Tour, and more

Fodor's Vienna & the Best of Austria: with Salzburg & Skiing in the Alps (Travel Guide)

By Fodor's Travel Guides

Fodor s Travel Guides
Released: 2015-03-10
Paperback (416 pages)

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Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.







With its old-world charm, musical heritage, and alpine landscapes, Vienna and Austria offer choices for every traveler. Previously an e-book and now a print book with up-to-the-minute detail, Fodor's Vienna & the Best of Austria captures the top experiences and attractions throughout the country, with intriguing features on tantalizing Austrian cuisine and wine, tips for finding the best ski resorts, and hikes in the pastoral Salzkammergut region. Vienna and Austria spring to life with classic experiences such as visiting Mozart's birthplace and touring the famous Schonbrunn Palace.







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· Dozens of maps



· An 8-page color insert with a brief introduction and spectacular photos that capture the top experiences and attractions throughout Austria



· Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks



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· Major sights such as Schonbrunn Palace, The Ringstrasse, MAK Museum, The Salzkammergut, and The Viennese Ball



· Coverage of Vienna, Vienna Woods, Lake Neusiedl, The Danube River, Salzburg, Eastern Alps, Salzkammergut, Carthina, Graz, Innsbruck, Tyrol, and Vorarlberg

Self-guided Salzburg & The Sound of Music - 2017

By Brett Harriman

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This valuable resource bundles together the do-it-yourself destination guides for Salzburg (p. 1-73), the Lake District (p. 79-93), and The Sound of Music (introduction p. 94-97, Walking Tour - University Platz to Mirabell p. 98-105, Driving Tour - Anif to Moon Lake p. 106-112).

"Self-guided Salzburg & The Sound of Music" is an absolute must-have for fans of the movie classic and anyone headed to this quaint corner of Austria. Moreover, author Brett Harriman has meticulously composed the information within this guide to educate you with local knowledge and history so you can make informed decisions that save time, as well as money, while leading to new adventures and acquaintances along the way.

Founded in 696 A.D., Salzburg is one of Austria's oldest settlements. It is authentic, wowing and heavenly, accented by a mesmerizing collage of church steeples and a must-visit medieval fortress perched high above Old Town defining its majestic skyline. When you come here, you'll know why Salzburg is one of Harriman's favorite cities in Europe!

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Rick Steves' Germany, Austria, and Switzerland Map: Including Berlin, Munich, Salzburg and Vienna City

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Salzburg Marco Polo City Map (Marco Polo City Maps)

By Marco Polo Travel Publishing

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Released: 2014-01-08
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Salzburg and Surroundings Marco Polo Pocket Guide

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Marco Polo Pocket Guide Salzburg and Surroundings: the Travel Guide with Insider Tips


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