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Glatt Water Castle in the Black Forest, Glatt Wasserschloss
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Top 33 castles in the Black Forest, complete guide

So, you’re headed to the Black Forest (Schwarzwald) in Germany and you want to see a castle? No worries, you have plenty to choose from! The Black Forest is in the state of Baden-Württemberg in southwest Germany. This delightfully dense forest with its towering green trees and gently rolling hills is one of Germany’s best …

Burgtor Rothenburg Castle Gate
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Rothenburg Castle “how to” guide, everything you need to know!

Does Rothenburg ob der Tauber Germany have a castle? Once upon a time the charming medieval Bavarian town of Rothenburg, in the Tauber Valley, had a castle. Sadly, there hasn’t been a castle here for a long time. In its place is a beautiful castle garden, a green oasis that’s a quiet respite from the …

Johannisburg Castle Germany, Castles near Frankfurt am Main
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43 must-see castles near Frankfurt am Main, the best easy picks (photos!)

So, you’ve found yourself in Frankfurt am Main Germany and want to see a castle! The bad news, the city of Frankfurt doesn’t really have many worthwhile castles, the good news, there are tons of great German castles just down the road! Day trips to castles near Frankfurt am Main It’s no surprise that you’ve …

burghotel auf schonburg castle hotel germany
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castle hotels on the Rhine River, complete guide (2024)

The famous Rhine River (Rhein in German) lazily winds its way through the UNESCO World Heritage Valley of the Loreley (Lorelei) in Germany. Its banks are dotted with dozens of majestic castles, terraced vineyards, historic towns, and charming storybook villages. Something else you’ll find in this atmospheric area of Germany are a lot of castle …

rooftops Salzburg Austria
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the ultimate 3-Day Salzburg itinerary: highlights and more! (2024)

Salzburg Austria is a beautiful historic city situated on the banks of the Salzach River. Enchanting Salzburg is known for its baroque architecture, stunning landscapes, cultural heritage, and rich history. To further add to its charm, the entire city is surrounded by the Austrian Alps which provide a stunning picture-perfect backdrop. *Disclosure: This Post Contains …

Bojnice Castle Slovakia Medieval Castles in Europe
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authentic Medieval Castles in Europe that will transport you to the Middle Ages! (2024)

Europe is home to some of the most magnificent medieval castles in the world. From towering fortresses to grand palaces, these atmosphere medieval castles in Europe are truly awe-inspiring and not to be missed. Many of these castles have stood for centuries, withstanding wars, sieges, and the ravages of time. They offer a glimpse into …

Neuschwanstein castle Germany as seen from Mary's Bridge
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Hohenschwangau and Neuschwanstein castle: everything you need to know!

A pair of stunning castles, Hohenschwangau and Neuschwanstein, are conveniently located just a stone’s throw from each other. Hohenschwangau Castle was a childhood family retreat of the most tragic of characters, King Ludwig II. Neuschwanstein Castle was his own personal masterpiece. Romanticism, fantasy, tragedy, betrayal, and mystery all come to life on these two castle …

tower at Cahir Castle Ireland
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Cahir Castle Ireland, everything you need to know! (2024)

Cahir Castle (Irish: Caisleán na Cathrach) is an early 13th century Medieval Irish castle in the town of Cahir in southern Ireland. The castle is located on a rocky island on the River Suir and is one of Ireland’s largest and best-preserved castles. Cahir castle is the perfect quintessential medieval castle: it’s sturdy and lacking …

Romantik-Schloss Burg Rheinstein Castle, Germany
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How to see Burg Rheinstein Castle Germany (2024)

More than once, medieval Burg Castle Rheinstein has been awarded as the most beautiful castle in Germany and I would have to agree with that assessment! Schloss Burg Rheinstein Castle is truly one of the prettiest castles I have ever seen! Burg Castle Rheinstein (Romantik-Schloß Burg Rheinstein) This Storybook perfect little castle was originally built …