The picturesque town with a castle Stolpen

If you go by car through the border crossing Dolni Poustevna / Sebnitz and continue direction Neustadt in Sachsen, 20 km outside the town of Stolpen encounter with the eponymous castle.

Stolpen Castle was built in the 12th century. It is interesting that in the 18th century there was almost a lifetime prisoner Countess Cosel, which have been filmed fairy tale. At the castle you will find a typical historic objects (weapons, instruments of torture, ...), and a good cafeeee.

The castle is interwoven with the picturesque streets with shops and cafes. There is even one cafw where 365 days  per  year producing homemade ice cream. Alley leads to the square with a modern fountain. Joy to it.