Story time, do you know the story of Romeo & Juliet?
Verona is also know because of Romeo & Juliet. One of the best known and most tragic love stories, that of Romeo and Juliet, is set in medieval Verona. Although William Shakespeare, who wrote the story in 1597, never went to Verona himself.
Vianden Castle located in Vianden in the north of Luxembourg, is one of the largest fortified castles west of the Rhine. With origins dating from the 10th century, the castle was built in the Romanesque style from the 11th to 14th centuries. What I especially loved about this trip was the medieval atmosphere. Even the […]
The oldest town in Germany – Let that sink in first…
Medieval residential towers, half-timbered houses from the Renaissance, splendid buildings and the birthplace of Karl Marx the – you just read it, in Trier you will discover history in every corner.