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Who is Buried in the Mozart Family Grave?

Who is Buried in the Mozart Family Grave?

The Cemetery of Saint Sebastian The St. Sebastian Cemetery is one of the more interesting graveyards I know, and not just because of the Mozart family grave. The cemetery is the last resting place of a number of Salzburg’s most prominent historical figures. Like the graveyard, several are shrouded in legend and mystery. One of […]

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Krampus and St. Nikolaus

Krampus and St. Nikolaus

Today is the 6th of December, celebrated in Austria as St. Nikolaus Day – the day of St. Nikolaus. But the festival is now primarily a day for children and a Catholic holiday. The real attraction takes place the night before when Krampus roams the streets. In the middle ages, the main event of the […]

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