Gatehouse to Ardverickie Estate next to Loch Laggen ~ Scotland, Series "Monarch of the Glen" was filmed here. * would LOVE to incorporate a tower. Small, albeit, but a couple levels perhaps with telescope tower on top.
Burg Eltz castle Burg Eltz is a medieval castle nestled in the hills above the Moselle River between Koblenz and Trier, Germany. It is still owned by a branch of the same family that lived there in the century, 33 generations ago.
The Trulli houses of Alberobello in the Puglia region of Italy were built by settlers from limestone and not much else. An impressive dry stone building technique meant the houses could be collapsed simply by pulling out a keystone