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... to the parking lot and got on the road to Salzburg, Germany.
BTW, the Autobahn is amazing here! The rest stops are super clean, and many of them have a play area for the kids. We stopped at one of these along the way; it also had incredible views of the what our drive looked like most of the way. Now if I was only driving a vehicle that would actually go 200 kms/hour without shaking like a rattled aspen leaf :-(
... s history. He ascended to the throne when he was only 18 years old, and was ill-equipped to rule. His boyhood was very protected, and he was quite a sensitive young man that spent a lot of time alone. He was a very eccentric person, and was a huge patron of the arts, particularly of Wagner's operas, which influenced much of his life. His mother, Princess Marie of Prussia, predicted he would not make a very good king, because of his lack of interest in ...
... of Wagner--Ludwig was a huge fan. The castle was really impressive and filled with details like chandeliers carved with swans or designed to look like crowns. No pictures allowed on the tour, though. We returned to the bottom of the hill and toured the Museum of the Bavarian Kings. I wish I had gone to this museum before I went to Munich. It gave a really detailed history of the Wittlesbach family. I've been having a really hard time understanding who all the ...
... towns and an intricate design and architecture, it was a true beauty fit for the royal family. Unfortunately we could not take pictures inside, but a few key features included a pool table used by the king, a "hanky panky" door between the king and queen's chambers, hand engraved wooden thrones, and wall to wall murals which have withstood the test of time. Each room also featured an elaborate centerpiece given as birthday and wedding gifts ...
... the castle. From Neuschwanstein, you could also see King's Ludwig's fathers castle on the opposite hill. In an effort to outdo his father, King Ludwig built a larger castle on a larger hill with the view of a larger lake, and that castle become Neuschwanstein Castle. However, King Ludwig did not stop there. Instead of one castle, he wanted 5. Before King Ludwig's death, only 3 of the 5 castles were built and even ...