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DE - Mechernich - Katzensteine / Cats Rocks

Another example for the simple fact that sometimes, you just need a little luck...

I had intended only to visit two castles, Burg Veynau and Burg Zievel, just a few kilometres apart. As I was not sure if my GPS knew both of them as points of interest, I looked up the map within Wikipedia to write down the respective street names just in case.

Somehow, I scrolled a bit too far and saw a point named "Katzensteine", linking to another Wikipedia entry.

I don't know how often I had taken the country road right next to these rocks before. Must have been at least half a dozen times, if not more. And I never had the faintest idea about this site. Took a little bit of going astray with the mouse cursor - lucky me...

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on December 2, 2012
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    by Carlo M. Dimhofen
    • Camera: EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY KODAK CX7525 ZOOM DIGITAL CAMERA
    • Taken on 2012/12/01 10:29:50
    • Exposure: 0.033s (1/30)
    • Focal Length: 5.60mm
    • F/Stop: f/2.700
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash