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Castles

Skywalk at Leuchtenburg Castle

Skywalk at Leuchtenburg Castle in Thuringia, Germany

The skywalk of Leuchtenburg Castle offers not only a fine view but is also used for a fun ritual. Guests of the Porcelain Worlds are invited to write a personal wish onto a plate and to throw it down. The wish may come true.

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Museums

Lace figurines in Thuringia

Lace figurines in Thuringia, Germany

The combination of textile and porcelain was first achieved in the German state of Thuringia in the 1880s. The technique of lace figurines is one of those techniques which are explained at the Porcelain Worlds of Leuchtenburg Castle.

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Museums

Porcelain worlds at Leuchtenburg Castle

Baroque table at the Porcelain Worlds in Seitenroda, Germany

In the halls of Leuchtenburg Castle you can vist an excellent exhibition about the history of porcelain.

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Castles

Leuchtenburg Castle in Seitenroda

Leuchtenburg Castle in Seitenroda, Germany

View of Leuchtenburg Castle taken from the skywalk nearby. Inside you can visit an excellent exhibition about the history of porcelain at the Porcelain Worlds or having a piece of XXL sheet cakes (Blechkuchen) at the tavern.

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Cuisine

Sheet cake at Leuchtenburg Castle in Seitenroda

Sheet cake (Blechkuchen) at Leuchtenburg Castle in Seitenroda, Germany

A traditional dish in Thuringia are sheet cakes (Blechkuchen). I had some of them at the tavern of Leuchtenburg Castle which is known for offering XXL versions of sheet cakes.