Burg Eltz

We stayed in Cochem during our time in Germany and so in order to see Burg Eltz we took a train to to Moselkern. Moselkern is lovely – it is a very quiet town with beautiful old houses. It took about 20 minutes to reach the start of the walking track to Burg Eltz from […]

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Beilstein

The boat journey from Cochem to Beilstein along the Moselle was beautiful.   The small village of Beilstein is one of the best preserved historical places on the Moselle and is also sometimes known as a miniature Dornröschen der Mosel (“Sleeping Beauty of the Moselle”).   The ruins of Castle Metternich tower above the village, […]

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