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Water adventures - the stage is set

Dramatic mountain formations and giant dam walls rise up like the wings of a stage along the upper Saale in the dense forests of the Thuringian Slate Mountains. The stage is formed by the two reservoirs - Hohenwarte and Bleiloch - so vast they are known as the "Thuringian sea". And there you are, in the spotlight, windsurfing, sailing, swimming. Want to join in, or just watch and relax? The choice is yours. In any event, applause for nearby Burgk Castle, the biggest fortification in Upper Thuringia.

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