Diana Lawrenson

— Writer —

Diana Lawrenson Pages to Places Blog

Welcome to my blog that takes you from pages to places. Come and discover some quirky, little-known, or loose-but-relevant links from books to places around the world. You might even like to add a book suggestion of your own to the topic.

30 August 2018 | Austria, Durnstein

A LEGEND AND APRICOTS

On a rocky hill above the Austrian mediaeval town of Dürnstein on the River Danube is the crumbling ruin of a castle. A castle where pages of history and a romantic legend are entwined. The castle where Read More »

30 March 2018 | Austria, Salzburg

A SAINT, A SON AND SWEETS

The fair has been held annually for some 700 years and by chance weSalzburg arrived in Salzburg when celebrations for St Rupert’s Day were in full swing. Read More »