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Lichtenstein castle in baden württemberg Germany

Lichtenstein castle in baden württemberg Germany

Windsor Castle, england's largest castle,  extended & rebuilt, since William the Conqueror built a motte & bailey on the site in 1070.  Round Tower stands on site of William I's original fortress. opening in outer wall of tower leads to North Terrace, built c1570, which affords views of Eton College and to the east, London. Between the outer wall & tower mound, Norman Gateway, with its twin towers & portcullis still in position, built by Edward III in 1359.

Moat and Norman Gate, Windsor Castle, England.Windsor Castle is a royal residence at Windsor in the English county of Berkshire. The castle is notable for its long association with the English and later British royal family and also for its architecture.

Alnwick Castle, England - loved seeing this castle this summer.  Wish we would have had more time to wander around.

Medieval Alnwick Castle, Northumberland, England, built in Ancestral home to the Duke of Northumberland George Percy (who is now dating Pippa Middleton) and Hogwarts Castle set for the Harry Potter films.

Château Hunyad entrée ..... Le plus grand château gothique de style en Roumanie

Pretty sure this is the castle they used in Van Helsing. I must go to it The greatest Gothic-style castle in Romania, Hunyad, aka. Corvinesti castle was built by the Anjou family on the site of a former Roman camp.

County Kerry, Ireland -The Ring of Kerry (Killarney National park, Carrantuohill, Kenmare, Sea-Fari cruises, Sneem, Staigue Fort, Waterville, Valentia island, The Skellig experience, Kerry Bog village museum)

Beyond Green Beer

County Kerry, Ireland -The Ring of Kerry (Killarney National park- We happened upon this amazing castle ruin).

Scotney Old Castle - Kent, England Scotney Castle is an English country house with formal gardens south-east of Lamberhurst in the valley of the River Bewl in Kent, England. It belongs to the National Trust.

Scotney Old Castle, Kent, UK. The old castle is only partially intact but thoroughly beautiful and romantic.

cahir castle

Cahir Castle in County Tipperary Ireland - one of the largest and best preserved castles in Ireland. Another dream but oh such a nice one!

Beaumaris Castle Anglesey,Wales UK (HDR) by PhilnCaz, via Flickr

Beaumaris Castle Anglesey,Wales Located in the town of the same name on the Isle of Anglesey in Wales, was built as part of Edward I's campaign to conquer the north of Wales after

Linderhof Palace, Germany~whoa! very beautiful. kudos to the photographer.

The Modern Princess ♕ :: Schloss Linderhof Castle - Ettal, Germany - I've been here - it's beautiful! One from the archives -- Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany. The Disney castle is modeled after this building. Nice old looking castle

Facade of the Templar Castle

Templar Castle – Ponferrada, Spain [Ponferrada is the capital city of El Bierzo in the Province of León, Spain. It lies on Sil River and . Ponferrada is also noted for its Castillo de los Templarios, a Templar castle]

Wilhelmshöhe Castle (formerly Karlsberg) was built in 1696. It occupies an entire hillside in the city of Kassel, Germany.

Wilhelmshöhe Castle (formerly Karlsberg) was built in It occupies an entire hillside in the city of Kassel, Germany. The crown of the hill is the gigantic 'grotto' topped by the sculpture of Hercules, situated almost 300 m. above the foot of the garden.

Stainborough Castle, South Yorkshire, England

Stainborough Castle, South Yorkshire, England - is believed to to be the second oldest Gothic garden folly in the country; part of the Wentworth Castle estate in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England