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Snake Castle in Turkey. I rappeled off that thing!

Snake Castle near Adana, Turkey. Explored this castle with a great group of friends.

Jerash, Kingdom of Jordan. Jerash is the site of the ruins of the Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River. Ancient Greek inscriptions from the city as well as literary sources from both Iamvichou and the Great Etymology establish the foundation of the city as being by Alexander the Great or his general Perdiccas, who settled aged Macedonian soldiers there.

Yilankale (Snake Castle) 30 mins from Incirlik. This is also a really cool site about castles!

Ruins of Palace of Darius the Great with Chateau de Morgan Castle - Shush - Southwestern Iran by Adam Jones, Ph.D., via Flickr

Persepolis - Iran. Founded c500 BC, Persopolis was the capital of the Achaemenian Empire. It was sacked by Alexander the Great in 330 BC, after which it declined and was abandoned. The ruined city survives on a vast platform with doorways, columns and flights of steps. Bas reliefs show trees and other plants.

Uch, is located 75 km from Bahawalpur in Bahawalpur District, South Punjab, Pakistan. Uch is an important historical city, having been founded by Alexander the Great.

Loveland Castle - Harry Andrews built this stone castle in the 1920s on the bank of the Little Miami River.

Sunrise at Grand Teton National Park by Rob Kroenert, via Flickr