This year’s festival theme of PEACE is a reference to the founding members and their principle of the Salzburg Festival being a peace project.
1920: Founding the festival directly after the war, it was seen as one of the first deeds of peace “”. The festival was started to shine as a guiding light in the search for both the restoration of identity and the meaning of life after the First World War.
Geographically, this trip is focused on Central Europe , starting off in Salzburg and its beautiful lake region of Salzkammergut “. The Northern part of our journey will cover the neighboring region of Bohemia in Czech Republic . This culturally rich region has nurtured one of the most picturesque towns in Europe, Prague, the capital of Czech Republic.