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  • Day16

    Braubach.... Marksburg Castle

    August 30 in Germany ⋅ ⛅ 23 °C

    We enjoyed a Tour and amazing dinner and entertainment at the castle.
    Built in the 12th century,  Marksburg Castle is a great example of castle construction, castle purpose, and daily life.  I was surprised to learn only about 10 people lived inside the walls of the massive fortress. Typically, the castle was the living place of the royal family and a few knights for security. The rest of the servants lived outside only entering to do their jobs of cooking, blacksmithing, and waiting on the royal family.Read more