Legendary Castles

Season 1
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Season 1, Episode 2 - Haut-Koenigsbourg

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At an altitude of 750m between France and Germany stands an architectural masterpiece atop a mountain: The Jewel of the Vosges, the Château du Haut-Koenigsbourg. Built in the 12th century, this fortress had numerous owners, was demolished and rebuilt several times, and became a strategic target in the heart of Alsace. How ...
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Season 1, Episode 1 - Neuschwanstein

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Right in the middle of the Alps rises a castle worthy of a fairy tale. With its white stones, towers and turrets of stunning architecture, the castle was a king’s romantic dream that materialised amidst a steep mountain range. At an altitude of 200m stands the colossal project of Ludwig II of Bavaria, the ‘Swan King’ of Ne...
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