CASTLES IN THE SKY
Benmore Castle Argyll Scotland
Tudor Hever Castle, Kent, England
Caerphilly Castle, Wales, United Kingdom.
Cardiff Castle;medieval castle& Victorian architecture Gothic mansion,built from a Norman keep in Cardiff,Wales.After the attempt of Robert Curthose to take England from Henry I,he was imprisoned here until his death in 1134.Richard Fitz Gilbert Clare,Duke of Gloucester,rebuilt the castle to stone in the 12th century.In the18th century the castle became the property of the3rdEarl of Bute,whose heirs built the docks that transformed Cardiff from a fishing village to a coal exporting port.
Ross Castle, near Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland
[Löwenburg Castle] Translated as “Lion’s Castle” is unique among all the castles in Germany in that it was conceived as a romantic medieval castle ruin. The design of Löwenburg Castle was based on a fantasy of Landgrave Wilhelm IX, but experts regard it a very important historical monument, because it was the first Neo-Gothic structure in the country.