Ehrenbreitstein

Ehrenbreitstein

(ā'rənbrīt`shtīn), fortress at Koblenz, W Germany, on a cliff (387 ft/118 m high) over the Rhine River. Built c.1000, it was later enlarged and strengthened during wars in the 18th cent. The fortress was held by France during the French Revolutionary Wars. In 1937 it was incorporated into Koblenz.
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Yes, for replenished with the meat and wine of the word, to the faithful man of God, this pulpit, I see, is a self-containing stronghold --a lofty Ehrenbreitstein, with a perennial well of water within the walls.
There were Ehrenbreitstein and Rolandseck and Coblentz, which I knew only in history.
A highlight is the excursion to medieval Koblenz, which includes a ride on a cable car to visit Ehrenbreitstein Castle and a visit to Lahnstein Castle.
Koblenz is one of Germany''s oldest cities, strategically set at the confluence of the Rhine and meandering Moselle, and overlooked from the opposite bank by the imposing Ehrenbreitstein fortress.