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Jun 12, 2012 - caves and castles

Gertrud and Thomas took us out again today. This time we headed south and our first stop was Barenhohle or Bear cave. The bear cave is a limestone cave and is named after the numerous bear skeletons discovered there. By the time we arrived it had started raining. We went for a tour through the caves. The temperature inside always stays at 9 deg, all year round. When we came out of the cave it was only 10 deg outside. From here we headed to Hohenzollern Castle. On the way we stopped at a hotel for a very good meal. Hohenzollern Castle is...

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Jul 31, 2009 - Hohenzollern

On a suggestion from Oliver, we took a drive north from Villingen Schwenningen to Hohenzollern castle, about an hour away. I know we said on our website that we were not big castle or museum people, but this one was well worth the visit. We took the guided tour, and got the brochure, but its way too much info for this forum. Enjoy the pictures. 31 July

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