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Culture
2.4k votersThe Most Beautiful Castles in the WorldList of the most beautiful castles in the world, as ranked by castle and architecture enthusiasts. It’s not that common to come ac...
Castles
1.3k votersThe Greatest Fictional Castles, Palaces & FortressesWhile castles are primarily built for defense and usually have thicker walls, palaces typically follow the convention of demonstra...
Travel
536 votersThe Most Beautiful Castles in EuropeList of the most beautiful castles in all of Europe, as ranked by castle lovers. Europe has such a long, torrid history of extrava...
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1.4k voters18 Fascinating Satellite Photos Of Famous CastlesCastles were built to withstand not only the elements but also enemy sieges and the occasional fury of hungry commoners, so it's n...
Culture
14.6k views15 European Castles You Can Rent For Less Than $150Sick of that same old family trip to Disney World? Going on a fairytale vacation doesn't have to mean going to the Magic Kingdom, ...
History
1.8k voters14 Old Medieval Castles That Are Still In UseBritish comedian Eddie Izzard once joked that all Americans think British people live in castles. That's not an unfair assessment....
Buildings/Attractions
99.5k viewsCastles in the United StatesA List of American castles. Every famous castle from United States has been included, with photos. This USA castles list is in al...
Travel
224 votersThe Most Beautiful Castles in ScotlandList of the most beautiful castles in Scotland, as ranked by castle enthusiasts. Scotland’s history is filled with important clans...
Travel
277 votersThe Most Beautiful Castles in IrelandList of the most beautiful castles in Ireland, as ranked by castle lovers from all over the world. Ireland has a history so long, ...
Travel
160 votersThe Most Beautiful Castles in FranceList of the most beautiful castles in France, as ranked by Francophiles and castle lovers from all over the world. The chateaux of...
Then & Now
473 votersHistorical Photos Of Famous Castles Vs. What They Look Like TodayEarthquakes, bloody conflicts, and the steady march of years take their toll on everything - and buildings especially. However, wh...