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Neuschwanstein

Castle

Castle

A trip to the famous Disney castle was our first excursion outside of Munich.  The trains proved very easy to navigate, and with the exception of occasionally long lines at the Hauptbahnhof (train station) the whole system is very efficient. The trains are spacious – but make sure you aren’t the last one onboard because a ticket doesn’t confirm that you will have a seat. The rolling green hills looked suspiciously like upstate New York and, except for the manicured bike paths running along the highway and orange-roofed concrete houses, we could have been zipping through Madison or Oneida county. Country is country no matter what country you are in, I guess.

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