Guaita Castle, San Marino, in the Italian region. Guaita is one of three peaks which overlooks the city of San Marino, the capital of San Marino. The Guaita fortress is the oldest of the three towers constructed on Monte Titano, &the most famous.
Castle Howard is a stately home in North Yorkshire, England, 15 miles north of York. One of the grandest private residences in Britain, most of it was built between 1699 and 1712 for the Earl of Carlisle, to a design by Sir John Vanbrugh.
Castles, more than any other historic buildings, invoke images of times long past of medieval knights, long and bloody sieges, and the life of royalty. Planning a vacation that will encompass numerous castles is.
10 Old and Beautiful Castles Around the World - The Hohen Werfen castle, Austria, is about 900 years old. It stands high above the Salzach valley. The castle is open for visitors and offers a wide range of entertainment.
Cahir Castle is one of the largest castles in Ireland, and is sited on an island in the River Suir. It was built in 1142 by Conor O'Brien, Prince of Thomond. In 1961 the last Lord Cahir died and the castle reverted to the Irish State.