"Mondsee: my first taste of Austrian lakes" Top 5 Page for this destination Mondsee by acemj
Mondsee Travel Guide: 21 reviews and 76 photos
The Salzkammergut refers to the area to the east of Salzburg made up of lofty mountain peaks that surround glacier-carved lakes. The first such lake that I encountered was Mondsee and my first town in the area was the township of the same name.
Mondsee is a charming place highlighted by a colorful main market square and a church that was once the place of worship for the Benedictine monks who founded the town all the back in the 8th century. Of all the towns in this beautiful region of Austria, I spent the least time in Mondsee, but then again, it was enough to get a taste of the simple and charming atmosphere waiting for you here.
To the right and slightly behind the church you'll find a nicely manicured little park with this memorial that I think... more travel advice
Architecture buffs will enjoy the interior of Pfarrkirche St Michael which features seven altars carved by Meinrad... more travel advice
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