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Rheinstein Castle – A Symbol of 19th Century Romanticism (History & Travel Tips)

Located in the Upper Middle Rhine Valley, the Rheinstein Castle is one of the most iconic medieval constructions in Germany. It’s a structure that has seen a lot over...

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Located in the beautiful city of Rhodes, Greece, the Castle of Rhodes stands proud as a medieval wonder. The grand place is reflective of the splendor of the Byzantine Empire and its architectural heritage. Apart from its structural magnificence, the palace also holds historical importance for being the home...
Standing proud for centuries, Bergenhus Castle is one of the best tourist spots to visit in Bergen city. The fortress is a live example of medieval splendor with its well-constructed and solid walls offering protection to the town to date. From its architecture to its historical significance, the fortress...
Serving as a presidential palace since the nineteenth century, the Royal Palace of Oslo is the epitome of neo-classical architectural beauty with its classical columns that resemble the ancient buildings of the Greeks and Romans. The palace is still in use today, it serves as the primary residence for...
Gravensteen literally means “Count’s stone” or Stone (Castle) of the Counts.  The picturesque, storybook image of today’s Gravensteen Castle is a representation of the restoration architect’s vision rather than a true reflection of the original castle.  After a checkered past, the city of Ghent and the Belgium state decided to...
As one of the 7 man-made wonders in the east of England, Colchester Castle has quite a noble repute. From its Norman origins to its status as a darling Royal fortress, this castle has been notable throughout history and remains an important tourist destination to this day. Let’s look...
Located in the county of Durham, Raby Castle is a medieval marvel. With its perfectly restored condition, and surrounded by lush green gardens with a glistening pond, the castle is one the most distinguished castles of its time. Apart from the historical sites to witness, there are several additional...

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