Old Market Square (Alter Markt), Salzburg

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There’s no better area to stay in the city where Mozart was born than the historical city center, a World Heritage Site. Salzburg's hub offers comfortable accommodations nestled between a rich array of sights. The Salzach River cuts directly through town, dividing the city into east and west. Look for accommodations in the Altstadt, tucked in between the river and the city’s mountain, Monchsberg. For budget-minded travelers, try a centrally located youth hostel or small hotel. If price isn’t an issue, splurge on Austrian luxury in an upscale hotel.
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  • Some amazing breads, all types of sausages, pretzels, fruit, and heaps more to tantalise your taste buds. I loved this area full of fun and excitement, and a great way to get something yummy to eat.  more »
  • The square is interesting to visit / pass through as a way to see the vibrancy of Salzburg. It wasn't filled with market stalls - or crowded with buying options when we were there. Rather it was an op...  more »
  • It's nice to have a walk in the old market if you want a snack, coffee or a souvenir. Prices are reasonable; we had a sausage sandwich and a beer for less than 7 euros. I didn't feel the place is spec...  more »