Our Bikes in front of a castel

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  1. Horton

    Horton Been here awhile

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    Rain? Man, last weekend we made a trip to BMW Manufacurer, we saw how the build the bikes. The next day we made a sighteeing tour, with the our bike, in Berlin. At last the drew us out with a little snowsturm. Not funny. . .

    "Charlottenburg"
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    The week before I made a little trip in my homearea.
    Castle Schleiden. Now a home for the alderly.
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    Castel Dalbenden, privat property
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  2. Olirider

    Olirider Been here awhile

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    This weekend I rode to the Easter family meeting. It was really cold and the weather was grey, but I did stop to take a picture of 2 castels.

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    Château de Lucy sur Yonne, France

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    Château de Chissey-en-Morvan, France
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  3. Baskerville

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    My former bike, the Bird next to Bill's GS on our tour to the Highlands

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  4. Horton

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    Thanks guys for your photos. During the last year I find me often thinking "Hm, didn't we have a thread with this thema?!?"

    During the Easterdays we made a travel to Verdun. In one hand a very depressing area. . .
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    But they have nice little roads there. And sometimes without pavement. . .
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    A kind of a castel, Verdun, France
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    The ruins of Lauppy-Sur-Loison, France
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    Larochette castel, France
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    In europe we have also Forts. Fort de Douaumont/France
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    The Gingerbread Castle...
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  6. Horton

    Horton Been here awhile

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    YammiYammi! Where I can find it?
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    Chateau in France

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  9. Horton

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    Didn't they build a new old castel in France? I think I read about it. They want to see, how it works. To proof the old tools and technics :deal
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  10. Olirider

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    Yes, That is Guédelon.
    http://www.guedelon.fr/en/
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guédelon_Castle
    I've visited it a few years ago and it is VERY interesting.
    It is built in the Morvan area which is also very nice to ride on a motorcycle.

    The same initiator Michel Guyot wants also to build a "new" castel in the USA : http://ozarkmedievalfortress.com/en-us/
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  11. Horton

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    An equal plan they had in Messkirch, Bavaria. They want to build a Monastery with the old technics http://www.karolingischeklosterstadt.de// Sorry, no english version. . .

    I have to visit the site in France. For sure. . .
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  13. Horton

    Horton Been here awhile

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  15. Horton

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  16. sixshooter

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    After a lot of lurking, my first contribution.



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  17. Olirider

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    Thanks, but it would be interesting to know where is this castle.
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  18. sixshooter

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    Shame on me, the official name is "Landcommanderij Alden Biesen" near Bilzen, Belgium.
    www.alden-biesen.be
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  20. Horton

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    Chateau Wickrath, at the other end of my hometown. . .
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