¶ 2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 We regretted very much that we had no leisure to examine the interior of this great fortress but we kept our opera glasses busily at work during the passage of the steamer from one extreme to the other, especially admiring the massive arched stone road which leads to the summit.
¶ 3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 Passing under the handsome RailRoad Bridge with its long iron arches. We soon reach the little village of Capellan above which (400 ft above the river) toward the Royal castle of Stolzenfals, built more than six hundred years ago, now entirely renewed and occupied by the Royal household at their pleasure.
¶ 4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 It was destroyed by the French about 200 years ago. It is a splendid looking Castle, said to be finely furnished with frescoes, old pictures and antique curiosities.
¶ 5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 The neighboring burgers will spin out a long legend to you, concerning the time when it belonged to the Archbishops of Cologne and occupied by the Treasurer Werner of Falkenstein. How that, upon a howling stormy night, a pilgrim