Spain is calling me and I fear I must go. The last town in the route of El Camino de Santiago, before reaching Santiago de Compostela. You have to admire the restoration efforts of Spanish historical sites.
Sortelha Castle - A bit of a climb up to Sortelha but well worth it. Perched on a hilltop overlooking the wild country of Portugal’s northern borders is a castle that looks like it’s straight from the pages of some historical romance.
Ross Castle, Killarney, County Kerry -For centuries, a medieval knight has been seen riding his horse across Lough Leane next to Ross Castle. There's a century painting dedicated to this phenomenon in the National Gallery of Ireland.