Starkenberger Castle beer pool

Starkenberger Castle beer pool

You too can swim in a large vat of beer.  All you have to do is make your way down to Starkenberger Castle in Austria.

There are seven beer pools at the castle all around 13 feet deep.  It takes nearly 42,000 pints (all brewed on site) to fill the swimming holes.

Guests are strongly advised not to drink the pool beer however bathing in beer is allegedly good for the skin and can help cure open wounds, psoriasis and improve blood circulation. It is believed Cleopatra bathed in beer to maker her skin and hair soft.