growinguppain: “Tantallon Castle, Scotland ”

Tantallon Castle, built century, North Berwick, Scotland - Alexander Jardine was a defender of this castle in 1560

Looking across the bridge to the natural dry moat and the entrance of Dunvegan Castle, the seat of Clan MacLeod which dates from the 13th century and continues to be their ancestral home. The castle is found north of Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye.

Scottish Highlands Holidays & Things To Do

Dunvegan Castle on Isle of Skye, Scotland - oldest continuously inhabited castle in Scotland and home of Clan MacLeod. Loved touring all the castles on my trip to Scotland. Pictures just don't do these magnigficent structures justice.


Amazing Snaps: Eilean Donan Castle, The most iconic images of Scotland

Forter Castle, on the Cateran Trail in Scotland

Forter Castle, on the Cateran Trail in Scotland. Forter Castle was originally built in 1560 and enjoys a history as rich as the countryside in which it sits. Destroyed by the Duke of Argyll in it has been completely restored using traditional materials.

Isle of Skye, Scotland by mustardeye

Isle of Skye, Scotland - 50 mile island of amazing sea cliffs, velvet moors, the freshest seafood, beautiful little villages and endless mountains. I will visit this place one day.

Scotland - Tolquhon Castle, Aberdeenshire by dvebramhall via flickr

scotland Tolquhon Castle, Scotland Ruins of Balvaird Castle in Scotland. Dunnottar Castle, Scotland The Castle in Budapast.

Reinstein.  Germany

Burg Rheinstein Castle and the Rhine River,Germany. I believe we passed this castle on our boat ride down the Rhine River.

Edinburgh, Scotland Mary King's Close -haunted Medieval Edinburgh is buried under the modern city and underground tours can be taken to the original streets.

Mary King's Close

St Mary's Close in Edinburgh, Scotland is a maze of underground century streets known to be very haunted; once home to hundreds of people. The conditions were horrendous and once Bubonic Plague took hold, most of the people died and it was sealed up

Castle Hotels in Europe : Hotel Schloss Fuschl Resort and Spa : Daily Traveler : Condé Nast Traveler

9 Great Castle Hotels in Europe

Peckforton Castle Cheshire, UK medieval-style castle was built in the century, was turned into a hotel in and now has 48 individual guest rooms