The storm threatened as we arrived, and while inside we watched from the windows as torrential rain poured down the historic walls and even started to creep in and down a stairwell, visitors ran about in the courtyard, and we wondered just why had we bought inclusive tickets for the garden festival? Of course it passed; then there was that magical late-afternoon after-storm sunlight on the wet garden, and we didn't feel a drop.

The storm threatened as we arrived, and while inside we watched from the windows as torrential rain poured down the historic walls and even started to creep in and down a stairwell, visitors ran about in the courtyard, and we wondered just why had we bought inclusive tickets for the garden festival? Of course it passed; then there was that magical late-afternoon after-storm sunlight on the wet garden, and we didn't feel a drop.

Castle Duurstede, a medieval castle in Wijk bij Duurstede in the province of Utrecht in the Netherlands.

Castle Duurstede, a medieval castle in Wijk bij Duurstede in the province of Utrecht in the Netherlands.

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