TRAVEL

 

VIENNA

Located in the heart of Europe, Vienna’s breathtaking beauty, delicious food, and rich history make it a tourist favorite. Enjoy the shops and restaurants in the pedestrian-only plaza that surrounds the towering and beautiful 12-century church, St. Stephen’s Cathedral, and experience the charm of a city featuring markets, palaces, and museums.

 

SALZBURG

Salzburg, a charming and beautiful city located on the western side of Austria close to the German border, is the home of Sound of Music and the world-renowned composer, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. With beautiful views of the Alps, the city features a large castle and fortress with breathtaking views overlooking the city, countless shops, a farmers market and the vibrant Mirabell Gardens.

 

POLLONE & TURIN

Located in Northwest Italy, Turin boasts a deep-rooted Catholic history and world famous Italian dishes. Turin is home to both the Shroud of Turin and the tombs of Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati, St. John Bosco and St. Dominic Savio

The quaint and charming town of Pollone, Italy is located an hour outside of Turin and was the home of the Frassasti family’s vacation residence. Pier Giorgio spent most of his days in Pollone hiking the surrounding mountains and praying at the Marian Shrine of Our Lady of Oropawhere our group will be staying.