Castles: Óbidos Castle was originally built by the Moors, sometime after 713 CE. It was remodeled during the reign of King Dinis I (1261 - 1325), when the limestone and marble structure was strengthened and elaborated. The keep was created in the 14th century, by King Fernando.

Obidos Castle - Obidos, Portugal / This castle was a prominent medieval fortress perhaps as early as the century. The town of approx. is contained within the castle walls. The castle is now a hotel.

Vajdahunyad Castle, Budapest, Hungary

/ Photo "Ják church (Vajdahunyad Castle, Budapest, Hungary)" by Domingo Leiva

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African Elephant, deep in red dust!

Swallow's Nest Castle, Ukraine

amazing photo of Palace Swallow’s Nest; The neo-Gothic Swallow's Nest castle perches 130 feet meters) above the Black Sea near Yalta in southern Ukraine. Built by a German noble in the flamboyant seaside residence now houses an Italian restaurant.

Neuschwanstein Castle is set on a rugged hill above the village of Hohenschwangau near Füssen in southwest Bavaria, Germany. The palace was commissioned by Ludwig II of Bavaria as a retreat and as a homage to Richard Wagner. Ludwig paid for the palace out of his personal fortune and by means of extensive borrowing, rather than Bavarian public funds.

'Neuschwanstein Castle in Autumn Colours Allgau, Bavaria, Germany, Henk Meijer Floydian, photographer! How amazing would it be to visit this beautiful castle? You just need the perfect anatomie travel fashion list and we're good to go.

Mozna Castle, Poland

Moszna Castle (now a hotel) is located in Moszna, Poland. It was once the century residence of the German Tiele-Winckler family. 365 rooms and 99 turrets. The Moszna Castle (Pałac w Mosznej), Opole Voivodeship, Poland

The old door, la vieille porte. by Yvon Lacaille, via Flickr

The old door, la vieille porte. I like to imagine all the folks that would have come thru these old doors


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Swallow’s Nest Castle, Ukraine.

Swallow’s Nest Castle, Crimea, Ukraine. My family is from the Ukraine. Would love to visit.

Marienburg Castle, Hanover, Germany photo via angelia

Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany Bavaria Marienburg Castle - Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany Castle in the clouds



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Untitled by Margarita Stepanuk

Untitled by Margarita Stepanuk on 500px

Untitled by Margarita Stepanuk

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