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The winsome little walled town of ENNS, 6km southwest of Mauthausen, is an easy day-trip from Linz by train. Situated close to the confluence of the Enns and the Danube, it has been a strategically important site for more than two millennia. Under the Romans, the town was known as Lauriacum, and served as the civil capital of Noricum and military base of the Second Legion, who guarded this section of the imperial frontier. From 1945–55, Enns was the key entry/exit point between the Soviet and American occupation zones; today, it lies along the border between Lower and Upper Austria. The town's …
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Hotel Lauriacum

Modern interior & a restored facade; in the town center; 1 km from the highway A1.