jOPERA at Tabor Manor in Neuhaus/Klausenbach

jOPERA at Tabor Manor in Neuhaus/Klausenbach, Austria

Have you ever listened to the music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart inside a castle? At Tabor Manor (Schloss Tabor) in Neuhaus am Klausenbach I enjoyed his opera buffa ‘The Marriage of Figaro‘. It was fascinating to listen to the genius music of Mozart and to watch the full moon moving above the stage. [German]

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Zell Manor in Waidhofen/Ybbs, Austria

Schloss an der Eisenstrasse in Waidhofen/Ybbs, Austria

The former Zell Manor (Schloss Zell) serves as hotel with the name “Das Schloss an der Eisenstrasse” now. I spend a night at this building in the style of early Baroque and was especially impressed by staying that near to Rothschild Castle (Rothschildschloss) and the old part of Waidhofen/Ybbs.

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Karmel Mayerling in Alland, Austria

Schloss Mayerling in Alland, Austria

Until 1889 Karmel Mayerling served as hunting lodge and was known as Schloss Mayerling. The heir to the Austrian throne Rudolf and his mistress died here in 1889. After their dead the building turned into a monastery (Karmel Mayerling). On that place where the couple had been found the church depicted above has been erected.

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