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Re: Photos of Castles and Palaces
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« Reply #164 on: January 06, 2018, 05:01:04 AM »
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Castell Coch is a 19th-century Gothic Revival castle built above the village of Tongwynlais in South Wales. The first castle on the site was built by the Normans after 1081, to protect the newly conquered town of Cardiff and control the route along the Taff Gorge.
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Belvoir Castle is a stately home in Leicestershire, overlooking the Vale of Belvoir. It is a Grade I listed building. A corner of the castle is still used as the home of the Manners family & remains the seat of the Dukes of Rutland, most of whom are buried there.
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Wernigerode Castle, built 13th renovated 1893 in Harz, Saxony Anhalt, Germany
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« Reply #165 on: January 08, 2018, 07:28:41 AM »
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Inveraray #Castle in #Argyll with a dusting of snow ❄️🏰❄ #WildAboutArgyll 📷 IG/castlesofscotland
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Himeji Castle built 1333 to 1346 rebuilt 1580 to likely 1870 in the city of Himeji, Hyōgo in Japan.
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Bouzov Castle, #Czechia
A romantic castle built in the early 14th-century and later renovated in the Neo-Gothic style by the Order of the Teutonic Knights. Since 1999 the castle has been a national monument
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Chateau de Chantilly, #France
One of the finest jewels in the crown of France's cultural heritage. Entirely rebuilt in 1875-1882 by Henri d'Orleans, it houses today an exceptional art gallery.
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Re: Photos of Castles and Palaces
« Reply #166 on: January 11, 2018, 09:06:29 PM »
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Hochosterwitz  Castle, #Austria
This rock castle is one of Austria's most impressive medieval castles and a state landmark
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Re: Photos of Castles and Palaces
« Reply #167 on: January 13, 2018, 12:44:38 PM »
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Mont Saint-Michel island from the sky! 😍 in Normandy, France.
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Burg Hohenwerfen (Hohenwerfen Castle), above Werfen, Salzach Valley, Austria. The castle is surrounded by the Berchtesgaden Alps. The fortification is a ?sister? of Hohensalzburg Castle, both dating from the 11th century.
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Drachenburg #castle in K?nigswinter, Germany:  by @alemaniaturismo
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« Reply #168 on: January 15, 2018, 07:33:26 AM »
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Schloss Glucksburg,  #Germany
A superb water castle located on the Flensburg Fjord. The seat of the House of Schleswig and occasionally used by the Danish kings, it is regarded as one of the most important Renaissance castles in northern Europe
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Chateau de Chantilly, #France
One of the finest jewels in the crown of France's cultural heritage. Entirely rebuilt in 1875-1882 by Henri d'Orleans, it houses today an exceptional art gallery.
@chantillydomain
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« Reply #169 on: January 16, 2018, 09:17:41 PM »
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Neuschwanstein Castle
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Neuschwanstein Castle in Winter
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Eltz Castle (Burg Eltz),
above the Moselle River between Koblenz and Trier, Germany.
The Eltz family lived there in the 12th century, 33 generations ago, and still does. About 100 members of the owners? families live in over 100 rooms of the castle.
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« Reply #170 on: January 17, 2018, 10:29:30 PM »
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Olesko Castle, oval in shape, stands on top of a small hill, about 50 meters in height. A moat & wall surround it. In 1327 Pope Boniface IX gave this Ukrainian #castle as a gift to a catholic bishop. Ukrainian: Олеський #замок, Polish: #Zamek w Olesku.
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Bamburgh Castle,
Bamburgh, Northumberland, England.
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The castle has been used as a film location since the 1920s, featuring in films such as Ivanhoe (1952), El Cid (1961), Mary, Queen of Scots (1971), and Elizabeth (1998). It is a Grade I listed building.
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Sigmaringen Castle, #Germany
The princely castle and seat of government for the Princes of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, a cadet branch of the Hohenzollern family, from which the German Emperors and kings of Prussia came.
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Re: Photos of Castles and Palaces
« Reply #171 on: January 19, 2018, 08:21:26 AM »
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Detail, Cahir Castle built 1142 rebuil 16th to 17th in County Tipperary, Ireland
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Schloss Glucksburg,  #Germany
A superb water castle located on the Flensburg Fjord. The seat of the House of Schleswig and occasionally used by the Danish kings, it is regarded as one of the most important Renaissance castles in northern Europe
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« Reply #172 on: January 21, 2018, 12:00:48 AM »
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Edinburgh Castle,
Castle Rock, Edinburgh, Scotland.
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Edinburgh Castle is an historic fortress dominating the skyline of the city of Edinburgh. There has been a royal castle on the rock since at least the reign of David I in the 12th century.
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🏰 The fortress of Bazouges-Loir (#Sarthe), whose construction began in the 15th century has been transformed over time in logis Hotel Marina. One of the 2 towers of the entrance contains a chapel to Angevin Vault; the Park, to the French and a seigneurial mill gardens.
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Castel dell?Ovo, #Napoli, #Italy
The oldest standing fortification in the city of Naples. The castle's name (in Italian, Egg Castle) comes from a legend about the Roman poet Virgil, who put a magical egg into the foundations to support the fortifications
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