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St. Wolfgang im Salzkammergut Church towering over Wolfgang See (Lake) in Upper Austria. Schafberg Mountain in the bg (1,783 m) is shrouded in mist.

I found this part of the Wiki entry on the town amusing:

"Saint Wolfgang erected the first church at the shore of the Wolfgangsee after he withdrew to the nearby Mondsee Abbey in 976. According to legend he threw an axe down the mountain to find the site and even persuaded the Devil to contribute to the building by promising him the soul of the first living being ever to enter the church. However Satan was disappointed as the first creature over the doorstep was a wolf."

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