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Original Town Protection

This overlooks the town harbor and in it's day would have been used to protect the town from... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
pete m
Whitby, Canada
Nice break

We had a break here, because we were supposed to go to the Geyser. I found it personally very... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2017
Bochum, Germany
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Konrad-Adenauer-Allee 64, 56626 Andernach, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

This overlooks the town harbor and in it's day would have been used to protect the town from invaders coming up or down the river. There is still a good portion of the original rampart remaining.

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Reviewed August 22, 2018

Originally customs bastion serves today as a memorial to fallen in WWI and WWII but it looks like some sacred ritual place. We spent quite a lot of time discovering all its details and enjoying nice views to the river it offers. There are so...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2017

We had a break here, because we were supposed to go to the Geyser. I found it personally very beautiful. The nature helped probably, because the trees inside were simply amazing. It is not a place to visit, but rather a short stop on your...More

Thank alexandra1442016
Reviewed September 23, 2016

This landmark lists the names of all of "the fallen" from Andernach during the years of the First World War. It is a sad sight as there are so many names. Even sadder is the fact that it has been totally neglected recently. There are...More

Thank Lee H
Reviewed March 30, 2016

After a gentle stroll through the town and the western banks of the river Rhine the Bollwerk is a great place to gaze out over to the river and follow the traffic flowing past. On the far side of the banks there is a busy...More

Thank Eyekaytoo
Reviewed May 7, 2013

1659-1661 Was the stronghold as Rhine-tollbastion built by Cologne archiepiscopal Lords. Today houses the a monument (dating back to 1970) for fallen of both world wars. In order to be able to levy toll on passing ships, when the medieval toll tower was already demolished,...More

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