Christkindlmarket in Salzburg

„All I want for Christmas is you“ Every year we are at the famous Salzburg Christmas market, where you can buy food, drinks, souvenirs and winter items. We eat a traditional Austrian dessert, which is called “Kaiserschmarrn”. It is like a scrambled pancake flavored with sugar and cinnamon and can be served with apple or … Continue reading Christkindlmarket in Salzburg

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Visit in the rabbit hole

Hello again! We proudly present our blog about the “christmasparty” of our class. We did a workshop at the Herbert`s Bar at the Herbert von Karajan-Platz in Salzburg which belongs to the “Little’s Grain” in the “Getreidegasse”. The bar opened two weeks ago and it is designed like in the story of Alice in Wonderland. … Continue reading Visit in the rabbit hole

Christmas Traditions in Austria

Christmas Preparations At the end of November, many Austrian families are getting ready for the Christmas season. They start to decorate their houses with fir branches, mistletoes and lights. Traditional households bake cookies like gingerbread and Austrian vanilla biscuits called "Vanillekipferl". They also arrange a wooden crib (usually without baby Jesus) and an advent wreath … Continue reading Christmas Traditions in Austria