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View of Salzburg

View of Salzburg from railway bridge

While passing the railway bridge of Salzburg on my way to and from Germany I often have this great view of the Hohensalzburg Fortress and the churches of the city.

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Golling Castle in Golling / Salzach

View of Burg Golling from train

On a train journey from Bischofshofen to Salzburg, I took this photo of Golling Castle (Burg Golling) through the train windows. The castle houses a museum of local history.

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Niederfalkenstein Castle in Obervellach

Niederfalkenstein Castle in Obervellach, Austria

Niederfalkenstein Castle (Burg Niederfalkenstein) is situated high over the municipality Obervellach in the Austrian state of Carinthia. The photo was taken from a train while passing the railway bridge FalkensteinbrĂĽcke. More…

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Photo of a rainbow taken on a train trip

Photo of a rainbow taken on a train journey

Part of a rainbow caught on a train journey north of Graz. The photo was taken through dirty windows, the train was at high-speed and probably most of the camera settings were wrong. More…

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Scenery on a train journey in Styria

On a train journey through Styria

On a train journey through Styria I took this photo through the windows of a local train. More…

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A train delay is a matter of language

Train delay in Frankfurt am Main, Germany

While waiting for the delayed train to Hanau I realized that the exact delay of a train is a matter of language.

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Bad Mitterndorf railway station

Railway station of Bad Mitterndorf, Austria

A photo taken from a waiting train. The railway station of Bad Mitterndorf is part of the Salzkammergut Railway (Salzkammergutbahn) where one can still see some buildings dating back to the 19th century. More…

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Waiting for the opposite train

Pasture next to a railway line in Austria

The charm of travelling single track railways in Austria: While waiting for the opposite train you have the chance to watch cattle grazing in a lovely landscape. This photo I took on such a siding place between Stainach and Schladming in the Austrian province Styria. More…