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Discover amazing Castles in Europe

We've a passion for visiting amazing castles, ruins and another historical buildings.
And we'd love to show you some breathtaking places! This site is filled with our photographs of castles we visited. We hope it inspires you to get out there and discover these places for yourself.
Join us on a fairy-tale journey into the past.

Marina und Pierre von Discovery Castle

Marina & Pierre

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Spring Impressions with   Egeskov Castle

Egeskov Castle


Kronburg Castle in Austria

27.09.2020   Photos

Kronburg Castle
in Tyrol

Osterode old Castle in Germany

09.09.2020   Photos

Osterode old Castle
in Lower Saxony

Schrofenstein Castle in Austria

29.07.2020   Photos

Schrofenstein Castle
in Tyrol

Bernburg Castle in Germany

14.07.2020   Photos

Bernburg Castle
in Saxony-Anhalt

Gnandstein Castle in Germany

12.06.2020   Photos

Gnandstein Castle
in Saxony

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Castle Ensemble "Burgenwelt Ehrenberg"
in the Alps of Austria

From a 13th century medieval castle to an 18th century fort, the Castle Ensemble Ehrenberg in Tyrol has four fortifications to showcase.

Burgenwelt Ehrenberg in Austria Tyrol

To make the view and the history of Ehrenberg for everyone, the Castle Ensemble was extended by two attraction, which blend smoothly into the Alps; the new, fully automatic inclined lift "Ehrenberg Liner"
and the bridge "Highline 179".
The suspension bridge with its proud 406 meters in length, may officially call itself the world's longest of its kind in Tibet Style. Take a look at the four castles we visited in 2019:

Ehrenberg Castle in Austria

Ehrenberg Castle
Built in 1296, Ehrenberg Castle offers everything you would expect from a medieval castle, defensive walls, tall towers and a lot of history.

Klause Fortifications in Austria

Klause Fortifications
Ehrenberg Klause (1317) - Soon after the first mentioning of Ehrenberg, the Klause which lies below, is also named. In addition to its military function as barrage, it also served as a customs and tolls site.

Fort Claudia in Austria

Fort Claudia
Fort Claudia (1645) - The strategic importance of the mountain crest across from Ehrenberg was long known. It played an important role in the reconquest of Ehrenberg in 1546.

Schlosskopf Fortress

Schlosskopf Fortress
The Fortress at the Schlosskopf (1741) - The youngest and at the same time most important of all the complex, is the Schlosskopf Fortress.