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Neuschwanstein: A Castle Worth Feasting Your Eyes Upon

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The very embodiment of a fairytale castle, Schloss Neuschwanstein (Neuschwanstein Palace) is one of the most iconic structures of the 19th Century. Well worth the journey of under two hours from Munich, you can put this attraction firmly in the category of “must-see”. Until such time as you can see it in real-life, we have put together five galleries that will fill your eyes with some lovely sights and your brain with some fascinating details. The galleries are this one, which features photos, taken outside, of the castle itself and a few of the surrounding area, to give you an idea of what to expect when you visit. The second gallery will show you the well-preserved and historically interesting interiors. The third gallery shows some of the excellent views from the castle. The forth is a short slideshow early photographs that have somehow survived from the time of the construction of...

A Winter Fairytale: Neuschwanstein Castle in the Snow and Fog

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Just when you thought that Neuschwanstein Castle could not be any more beautiful, along comes winter, transforming this part of Bavaria into a snow-filled vision. You will need warm clothes, but a visit to Schloss Neuschwanstein at this time of year is something you will never forget. You also should not forget that this Munich Vacation Guide includes a grand total of five slideshows featuring this lickably delicious castle. There is the main one, featuring shots of Schloss Neuschwanstein in the Spring and Summer, there is one of featuring the views from the castle, there is another featuring the beautifully preserved interior rooms and there is even one displaying fascinating photos that have somehow survived from the Nineteenth Century construction of the castle. So, after all that lot, you won’t even need to go see it for yourself. Just...

Inside Neuschwanstein Castle

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Well, if you have climbed all the way up to Neuschwanstein Castle, you might as well buy some tickets and pop inside for a tour of the interior. Don’t steal anything, they have security cameras hidden inside the suits of armor! Don’t forget, this guide offers, for your extreme viewing pleasure, four more slideshows featuring more photos of this stunning castle: Neuschwanstein Castle from the outside, Neuschwanstein Castle from the outside + snow, Neuschwanstein Castle being built (to be honest, I had hoped it had popped into existence as the result of a fairy godmother granting wishes but, no, apparently it did actually involve builders, bricks and all that humdrum stuff) and some splendid views from Neuschwanstein...

The View is Nice from The Top of The World

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Part of your reward, should you make it all the way up to Neuschwanstein Castle, is to enjoy the privilege of staring serenely down upon everything else in the valley, including all the low-lifes in Hohenschwangau Castle and Hohenschwangau village...

How to Build a Fairytale Castle

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It might look as if appeared out of thin air, at the wave of a wand, but apparently the creation of Neuschwanstein Castle involved a little more actual...