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note to the city, letting each passerby interpret this often photographed symbol of the city in their own way. We also stopped by the mill that dates back to the 12th century, and still works tirelessly today, and we couldn't resist the aroma of fresh-baked pastries that wafted from the oldest bakery in Salzburg, located right next to the mill. Every Advent, this small square is also home to the largest Advent wreath in Salzburg, with 24 candles, and

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next to it is the story of its inventor. A young German evangelical priest, Johann Hinrich Wichern, came up with the idea when he created a wooden wreath with 24 candles to symbolize the days until Christmas for the children in the orphanage where he worked.

A view of Hohen-­ salzburg fortress and the sculpture of the sun; Through­out the year, Salzburg's streets are toured by tourists; At the oldest bakery in the city; The largest Advent wreath in the city.

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