Pierrefonds Castle in Picardie (Picardy), France. Rebuilt during the 19th. century by Viollet-le-Duc, it is mostly a reinterpretation of what would have been a medieval castle... adapted to the19th century way of life of the emperor Napoleon III who ordered the work.
Balmoral Castle in Scotland, built by Sir William Drummond in 1390. Balmoral has been one of the residences of the British Royal Family since 1852, when it was purchased by Prince Albert, consort to Queen Victoria.
Medieval Ashford Castle, Ireland, built 1228. Escape to the Middle Ages and be treated like royalty with a stay at this majestic, medieval Irish castle, dating back to 1228. Located near the village Cong in County Mayo, Ashford was once the setting for the John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara film The Quiet Man.