Of course it looks majestic, pictoresque and beautiful. It is an old habit to build castles up the hill, and the village underneath. Historians claim that this method makes sure that a castle is easier to defend. The real reason might be preventing unsatisfied citizens from throwing down garbage if it would be built the other way round.
Date : March 10, 2014
Location : Waxenberg, Oberneukirchen, Upper Austria, Austria, Europe
Hiking trail : Hubertusweg, Wanderweg W1, W2, W3, W4, W5