Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
Vlad Țepeș, the historical figure on whom Count Dracula was based, was born not far from Bogata Forest. Unfortunately, the nocturnal count would have missed the blood-red tint of the autumnal trees during the day.
Anyone can build near water, but how about on it? The 16th-century architects of Chenonceau Castle were looking for a challenge, so they built a wing of the castle on top of a 60-meter-long bridge spanning the Cher River. It’s now Europe’s most popular castle and boasts 800 000 visitors a year.