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Salzburg: Finding the Sound of Music

Salzburg

Salzburg is the fourth-largest city in Austria.

It is where the timeless film 'The Sound of Music' is based.

And it is another of my favourite cities.

I recently came across these photos and just wanted to share a few I took whilst there last June :) The photos show one of the large piazzas in the city, and also details of Salzburg Cathedral, which is a seventeenth-century Baroque building with a beautiful interior.

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I saw these horses about 15 years ago when I first came to Salzburg with my family. It was right after I first watched the Sound of Music and as we passed by the large fountain nearby I still remember my dad pointing out that the scene where Maria sings 'I have confidence' was filmed in this area. So these horses have always reminded me of the film.

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It was raining all day when I visited last year, hence the umbrella and jacket! Still a beautiful city though and the buildings are marvellous. Behind me is the fountain where Maria splashes water over the statue horses whilst singing.

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Cathedral Interior

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Cathedral Exterior
Maria is seen walking through some of the bottom arches in the film

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Posted by Jen_Ingrid 17:55 Archived in Austria

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