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The Most Amazing Castles in Ireland (not to be confused with the boring, run-of-the-mill castles in Ireland).

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Located at the center of Donegal town, Ireland, is the 15th century Donegal Castle. Until the late 1990s the castle, on the banks of the River Eske, stood in ruins but has now been extensively restored. The castle was built by the O'Donnell chieftain in the 15th century and had extensive 17th century additions by Sir Basil Brooke. In was built in the style of a rectangular keep with a later Jacobean style wing and surrounded by a 17th-century boundary wall.

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Das Hotel befindet sich in Dublin, Irland. Die Architektur ist beeindruckend und sieht ziemlich cool aus. Da mal eine Nacht zu verbringen wäre toll! Castle House Island - Dublin, Ireland | Incredible Pictures

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10 Most Unbelievable Places that really Exist

The world indeed is full of mysteries and magic. There are a lot of beautiful places that we thought only exist in our imagination and in books or in movie effects...but they really do so in reality.

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21 Fairytale Castles You Can Actually Stay At

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Blarney House, Blarney, County Cork, Ireland | Buhler's World, on Flickr. "Blarney Castle (Irish: Caisleán na Blarnan) is a medieval stronghold in Blarney, near Cork, Ireland, & the River Martin. The keep was built by the MacCarthy of Muskerry dynasty, a cadet branch of the Kings of Desmond, & dates from 1446. The noted Blarney Stone is found among the machicolations of the castle." #historic #castle #house #estate #architecture #design #ireland #europe #travel #photography

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Are you dreaming of Ireland? If you are wanting to plan a trip and want to know what castles in Ireland you should see, here are 4 to add to your list.

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Impressive Charleville Castle in County Cork, Ireland. More about Cork here: http://tourireland.com/blog/?article=50

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