Salzburg

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Salzburg is the state capital of the region, Salzburg Land, and is one of the largest European culture and tourist centers. It is situated in an incomparable landscape on the banks of the Salzach with the imposing monks and fortress mountain to the west and the Kapuzinerberg to the east.

The picturesque lanes and alleys in the old-town, the numerous churches, the proud fortress of Hohensalzburg and the mountainous landscape are all incomparable attractions of the city. It is an important international crossroads where trains, motorways and the border with Germany meet.
The mild climate and the buildings in the Italian-style Barock buildings give a southern accent to the city. Salzburg is festival city, music city (Mozart's home), the seat of the bishop, a center of learning due to the university and of business by virtue of the salt trade. Alternative: Summer description
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