7 Of The Most Beautiful Castles To Visit In Portugal

While often overlooked in comparison to nearby Spain and France, Portugal has just as much to offer. It is home to some of the best-preserved historic monuments in all of the Iberian peninsula and that of course extends to castles. From vibrantly coloured hilltop palaces to charming medieval ruins, there is plenty to be explored. […]

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The 7 Most Stunning Castles In Austria That Will Blow Your Mind

Aside from charming mountain villages with a backdrop of dense forests and rugged mountain scenery, Austria is also home to a plethora of fairytale-like castles dotted from rugged hilltops to strongholds that stand tall on tiny islands in placid lakes. If you are avid of art and unique architecture, these 7 most stunning castles in […]

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The Most Impressive Castles in the Netherlands

Amidst the hundreds of castles that were built in the Netherlands over the past two millennia, many have survived until the present day. Although a significant number of these impressive fortifications have remained in private hands, others are open to the public and welcome visitors throughout the year. Kasteel De Haar The province of Utrecht’s […]

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Best Castles In Austria – Discover the Most Beautiful Castles and Fortresses

There are about forty castles and fortresses in Austria. Some were the subject of fierce battles or were wedding gifts for beautiful princesses, others served as official residences or holiday homes for the most important Austrian dynasties. Here is your short list of the most beautiful castles and fortresses not to be missed during your […]

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Incredible Castles in the Netherlands You Can Stay in

There’s an unmistakable allure to spending the night in an ancient castle or former palace. Fortunately, you don’t need a royal budget to accomplish this age-old fantasy and there are plenty of hotels in the Netherlands that will gladly accommodate your needs. Kasteel Doorwerth © Arch / WikiCommons This beautiful Medieval keep is surrounded by […]

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The Most Beautiful Castles in Austria

Dotted amidst the towering Alps, Austria is home to a wealth of fairytale-like castles. In fact, Austria’s fortresses are so widely renowned, they inspired JK Rowling to create the fictional Nurmengard Castle in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. From Schloss Ort to the Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna, these are Austria’s finest castles. Schloss Schönbrunn […]

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