The Imperial castle above the town of Cochem on river Mosel, May 30. The ‘Reichsburg’, as it is called in German, dates back to the 12th century. It was destroyed by French troops in 1689 and reconstructed almost two hundred years later.
(Sony Alpha 6000 SEL2816)
The outline of Runkel castle on Lahn river, April 24. It was first mentioned in documents in the year 1159. The photo was talken from the old bridge that was built in 1448.
The outlines of Braunfels (“Brown Rock”) castle are visible in front of a sunset sky above the town of Braunfels (named after the castle), some 70 kms (42 mls) north of Frankfurt, Dec.16. The castle dates back to the 13th century and quite some building work was done over the centuries.
Sunset near Bude, Cornwall, July 16.