CASTLES! VISITING ONE CAN INSTANTLY make the world feel like a magical place. Whether it’s a decaying ruin or a perfectly kept stronghold, a beautiful castle can inspire fantasy just as readily as it can provide a history lesson. Luckily, the world is home to so many castles and fortresses that it’s almost impossible to have seen them all. We recently asked Atlas Obscura readers in our Community forums to tell us about their favorite castles, and their responses were royally awesome. See more at Source: 16 Real Castles That Make the World More Wondrous
Devon is well known for its gorgeous views and lovely beaches. From the dramatic coastal path to quaint villages and moorland tors, the county’s natural beauty is on display everywhere you look.
While the captivating land and seascapes provide ample opportunity for incredible days out, there are also hidden gems dotted about the county that offer a little more than eye candy.
Featuring historic castles that once safeguarded the nation from invasion and curious caves and tunnels, the fabric of the county’s heritage is just awaiting your discovery.
Europe is filled with gorgeous castles, and these are some of the best to visit in Germany.
Germany is a country filled with rolling hills of vineyards and bountiful backyard gardens, but it is also home to numerous castles. These castles each have their own set of historical facts and antique furniture collections. They were used for a variety of reasons from housing royalty to acting as a hunting outpost for the wealthy.
Although fairytales don’t exist anywhere other than story books, there is still a way to get a taste of the magical and charming tales through castles.
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