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Dürnstein Castle

2016-12-15T13:57:41+01:00September 21st, 2011|Categories: Nature, Panoramas, Photos|Tags: , , , , |

Dürnstein once was a medieval castle. King Richard I Lionheart of England was held captive there by Duke Leopold V of Austria after their dispute during the Third Crusade. The ruins and the city lying below are now one of the most visited tourist destinations in the Wachau in Lower Austria.

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