held by the Prince-Archbishops of Salzburg. Johann in particular were the stage for denominational struggles for centuries. Mainly French and Red Army POWs were interred here, about 4,000 Soviet inmates were killed or succumbed to the conditions of their detention. Get exclusive access to members-only deals by email. Skip to main content, accommodations, flights, flight Hotel. Johann im Pongau m/ Tourism Website. In the course of the German Peasants' War of 1525/26, large parts of the population turned Protestant. Radstadt Tauern (part of the, niedere Tauern range) in the southeast and the. Johann / Alpendorf m/eng/ Official Website of the Salzburg province German Wikipedia. This is in part also because skiing tourism developed later and to a lesser extent than in the "proper" skiing resorts. A 'Russian Cemetery' and a monument to this camp is located on the north end of the city. It is of course not a cathedral at all, just a very large parish church, built in historicist style in the late 19th century.