Comments on: The Gems Of Germany http://www.journeyidea.org/the-gems-of-germany Travel across the world with Journey Idea Wed, 15 Jun 2011 00:11:25 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.4.2 By: vareeja http://www.journeyidea.org/the-gems-of-germany/comment-page-1#comment-13749 vareeja Thu, 24 Jun 2010 11:04:19 +0000 http://www.journeyidea.org/?p=343#comment-13749 Füssen is the highest town in Bavaria (808 m above sea level). The famous castles of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau are located near the town. Richard Wagner the famous German composer, used to come to Füssen by railway when he visited King Ludwig II. The town is also familiar to travellers as the terminus of the Romantic road. Steve McQueen's motorcycle stunts and many other scenes in The Great Escape were filmed in and around the town. During World War II, a subcamp of the Dachau concentration camp was located in the town. Füssen is the highest town in Bavaria (808 m above sea level). The famous castles of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau are
located near the town.

Richard Wagner the famous German composer, used to come to Füssen by railway when he visited King Ludwig II.

The town is also familiar to travellers as the terminus of the Romantic road.

Steve McQueen’s motorcycle stunts and many other scenes in The Great Escape were filmed in and around the town.

During World War II, a subcamp of the Dachau concentration camp was located in the town.

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By: Edith http://www.journeyidea.org/the-gems-of-germany/comment-page-1#comment-561 Edith Wed, 29 Jul 2009 16:54:53 +0000 http://www.journeyidea.org/?p=343#comment-561 I like castles a lot.I do cross stitching.I need a very large picture of a castle,not the size like 1 x 3,but like 8 x 13.I have found a lot of very small pictures and they are not good.Please write me back.Thank you. I like castles a lot.I do cross stitching.I need a very large picture of a castle,not the size like 1 x 3,but like 8 x 13.I have found a lot of very small pictures and they are not good.Please write me back.Thank you.

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