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We were supposed to take the cable cars and cog wheel train to Alpspix and Zugspitz for Adrian's birthday but it snowed overnight and both mountains were covered in cloud. We had to come up with a plan B and found the very pretty town of Mittenwald was close by. The buildings in this part of Bavaria are painted with murals which is quite different to other areas. We spent time wandering the streets and spending some tourist euros. We also found a good bakery/cafe and indulged ...
... we have visited. These murals sparked young Ludwig's love of romantic tales. Neuschwanstein was never lived in but alot had been finished before Ludwig was declared bankrupt. The decorations and furnishings are lavish and once again the walls painted with murals, but on a grander scale. The throne room was the most elaborate I have ever seen, but no throne and he never ruled from here. Pictures ...
... dinner. Kathy had mussels with spaghetti and Jerry had a salmon pasta. The broth on the mussels were probably the standout of the dinner. Nice spicy flavor. Our last night in Germany, Switzerland here we come!
A note about the photo's - it may seem like there are many duplicate pictures or photo's of the same thing ( lots of the lake) well, there are....it was too hard to decide which to include so I posted many. Hope you enjoy!
... Simple. As an aside, if you are tight on time (or tight with money) you can walk up to the castle, enter the courtyard and get plenty of external photos without a ticket. I think the tour was excellent with some lavish rooms, some great views from an open balcony and a real sense of the loneliness of Ludwig and his unfinished project, but you may be different!
... going to climb down and come back up again so had to find a cool spot to sit and wait the two hours.
Inside the tour no pics were allowed again. This was another castle not completed by Ludwig. Only the 3rd and 4th floors are complete. The castle is built in a Medieval Byzantine style so has a much different feel from ...