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Towns and villages

The history that is visible even today in the towns and villages of the Middle Rhine Valley to some degree goes back to Roman times. In the high Middle Ages, the region represented one of the core locations of the Holy Roman Empire. The struggle for the control over the Rhine since the 13th century resulted in numerous fortified towns on the banks of the river. The wealth of the region at the time is expressed by many ambitious buildings.   More about towns and villages...