Salzburg is the fourth-largest city in Austria and the capital of the federal
state of Salzburg. Salzburg's "Old Town"
(Altstadt) has internationally renowned baroque architecture and one of
the best-preserved city centres north of
the Alps. It was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. Host to
three universities and a large population
of students, Salzburg is noted for its attractive setting and scenic Alpine
backdrop. Salzburg was the birthplace of
18th-century composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Mirabell Palace, Schloss Mirabell, is a historical building within the
city of Salzburg. The palace with its gardens is a listed
cultural heritage monument and part of the Historic Centre of the City
of Salzburg UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The statue is guarding the entrance of the Mirabell Palace gardens in Salzburg.
Mirabell garden, Cathedral dome and the Hohensalzburg castle
A little bird is holding a nut in the mouth at Mirabell garden.
Charming unicorn stature at Mirabell garden
The garden is full of a lot of beautiful flowers.
(L) A tranquil park in the Mirabell garden (R) Mirabell garden and the
View of shoppers on Getreidegasse, which is one of the oldest streets in
(L) A Chinese restaurant in Salzburg (M) A cap of tea served (R) A delicious
big American cherry bought in Salzburg
(L) Horse and carriage in Zalzburg (R) Balkenhol-Mozartkugel
(L) Residenze Platz fountain (R) Horse and carriage on the bridge over
(L) A horse pond, Salzburg (R) The entrance to the lower station of the
Festungsbahn, Funicular railway
Funicular railway track
Funicular railway track: The cable car does up on a sharp slope through
a tunnel to the castle on the mountain, Festung Hohensalzburg.
Salzburg viewed from the Festung Hohensalzburg castle.
(L) A defensive castle with a gun (M) A passage through the castle (R)
A stairway over the courtyard at Festung Hohensalzburg
In old days, many people lived in the castle, Festung Hohensalzburg.
Lovers take a lock and place it on the bridge over Salzach River in Salzburg.
(L) At Salzburg, gas price is 1.344 euros ( 1.76 USD ) for diesel, and
1.384 euros ( 1.83 USD ) for super.
(R) Salzburg is a small city with a reputation as being a safe place due
to low crime rates.
Side Trip to Schloss Hellbrunn
Side Trip to Hallstatt
Salzburg Railway Station
Salzburg Railway Station, Bahnhof: A rapid train, Railjet, is connecting
with Wien and Munchen.
A seat reservation ticket from Salzburg to Wien
Funicular railway at Salzburg, Austria
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The photographs were taken in June 2013, the article was written in July
by Junhaku Miyamoto, M.D., PhD.