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July 2005

Knight Riders

Out with your lances! It’s time for one of the largest medieval festivals in the world. The 26th annual Kaltenberg Knights Tournament, which takes place at Kaltenberg Castle, just 50 km west of Munich, brings the Middle Ages back to life with an ancient market, the famous Knights Tournament and many other events. More than 120,000 visitors are expected over the course of the festivities, which run July 18and 14 On Jester’s Night, July 14, in addition to tricks, acrobatics, fire-eaters and music, an extravagant fireworks show will take place at 10 pm. Tickets range from ¢ã 16 to ¢ã 35 and can be booked at Tel. (08015) 11 33 13 (English-speakers available). Get in there smartish though, as they tend to sell out quickly. For more information visit <<<

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