Castles Along the Rhine
A cruise along the Rhine River in Germany, from Koblenz to Bingen, will reveal over twenty-five castles or castle ruins. Some of them allow visitors, while others can only be viewed from the river.
Three castles that I find most interesting are the Marksburg Castle, the Rheinfels Castle Ruins and Burg Reichenstein.
The Marksburg Castle near the north end of this stretch of the river claims to be the only one that was never attacked. The castle has been rebuilt and remodeled over the years. Touring this castle, you will see evidence of parts that were built in different eras...