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Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust

Augustusburg Palace a marvel of over-the-top rococo styling

Augustusburg Palace a marvel of over-the-top rococo styling

‘Intimate’ summer castle has 120 rooms By John Masters, Special to Vancouver Courier “Clemens August built this palace,” our guide, Vanessa Krohn, tells us, “because his palace in Bonn was too big.” This one, called Augustusburg, is a mere 120 rooms. The Bonn one, now used by the University of Bonn, was much larger. August […]

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