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St Peter’s Abbey

We are going church crazy today – it’s almost Easter so why not.  St. Peter’s Abbey is well over 1300 years old.   This old Benedictine Monastery is a church, it has a spectacular  library, a small quiet and charming cemetery, if there is such a thing, a massive court yard and the oldest European […]

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Undaunted by the constant drizzle we continue to explore the nooks and crannies of Salzburg.  From the top of the Salzburg Fortress you can see at least 4 churches.  We stopped  by St. Peter’s Abbey, which is one of the oldest if not the oldest Germany speaking  Benedictine monasteries.  It houses a massive amount of original written […]

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