Drachenburg Castle, Königswinter Sticky post

Drachenburg Castle, an elegant Palace with a magnificent Terrace

One day a couple years ago we took the Old Trolly train halfway up to the Drachenburg Castle. It is a newer castle built in 1884, located about a mile below the Drachenfels ruin and a jewel of the romantic Middle Rhine and Königswinter. Continue reading Drachenburg Castle, an elegant Palace with a magnificent Terrace

Felseneremitage, Bretzenheim

Small Bretzenheim has a historic treasure

Driving through the wine region of the Rhineland we stopped in Bretzenheim. There is a carved-out rock with lots of history. The Felseneremitage is the biggest attraction of the municipality Bretzenheim. The “Rock Hermitage” is well-established from ancient times. It is completely carved into the rock as a cult place and was redesigned in early Christian times It is believed, that its origins lie in … Continue reading Small Bretzenheim has a historic treasure