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Brühl is a town in the Rhineland of Germany. It is located in Rhein-Erft-Kreis, 20 km south of Cologne city center and at the edge of Naturpark Kottenforst-Ville Nature Reserve.

The town of Brühl was the residence of the Prince Bishops of Cologne. In the 18th century the Prince Bishop Clemens August replaced a former ruined castle and built the Augustusburg and Falkenlust palaces near the city centre. Today both are listed as UNESCO - World Heritage Sites. Until 1990 Augustusburg Palace was used by the West German government to receive foreign heads of states visiting West Germany.

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Comments (186)

Ijaz Ahmad Mughal on March 30, 2015

Excellent composition of this beautiful place. nice capture .LIKE & FAVORITE :))) .Best greetings from Ijaz Ahmad

Inge Röpke on March 30, 2015

♥Thank you so much Ijaz, for your visit, kind words and LIKE102/39:)))
Have a nice week and warm greetings from Sweden, Inge:)))♥

FaSon on April 8, 2015

A great shot! L/F! Best wishes!

Inge Röpke on April 8, 2015

♥Thank you so much FaSon, for your visit, kind words and LIKE103/40:)))
Warm greetings from Sweden, Inge:))))))))♥

Kamalakar Anthati on July 16, 2015

Beautiful View,Excellent Shot,
Greetings from India,Kamalakar.
Keep Panoramio ALIVE.

Inge Röpke on July 19, 2015

♥Thank you so much Kamalakar, for your visit, kind words and LIKE104/41:)))
Warm greetings from Sweden, Inge:)))♥

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on September 10, 2013
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Inge Röpke
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot G9
    • Taken on 2011/05/21 10:53:51
    • Exposure: 0.005s (1/200)
    • Focal Length: 9.86mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: -0.33 EV
    • No flash