Thursday February 20, 2020

The sound of Salzburg

Conor Power can’t resist the urge to burst into song as he visits the breathtaking home of Mozart

3rd April, 2016
The picturesque city of Salzburg, with the Alps in the background

As I walked around the picturesque Mirabell Gardens in central Salzburg, among the tourists and freshly wed couples (it’s a major favourite spot for post-nuptial photoshoots), I swear I could feel a powerful urge to whirl around the fountain singing My Favourite Things.

Even though I’m no fan of Hollywood musicals, who doesn’t have a soft spot for The Sound of Music? Said fountain is just one of the many locations where the...

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