Fortress

Alnwick Castle

Alnwick Castle

Alnwick Castle was mentioned officially in 1096 when the first Baron of Alnwick laid the foundations of the in...

Balmoral Castle

Balmoral Castle

Balmoral Castle is undoubtedly the pearl in the crown of the Scottish royal architecture....

Bamburgh Castle

Bamburgh Castle

The foundations of Bamburgh Castle in their current size were laid by the Normans. It is suggested that the wa...

Berkeley Castle

Berkeley Castle

The construction of Berkeley Castle began in 1154 on the order of King Henry II of England....

Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace

Looking at Blenheim Palace one can easily see the refusal of incorporating the models of the French classicism...

Cairo Citadel

Cairo Citadel

The Cairo citadel has served as the seat of Egyptian rulers for 700 years...

Cardiff Castle

Cardiff Castle

The Cardiff Castle is an amazing example of a fortress from the Middle Ages with its typical Victorian Gothic ...

Carlisle Castle

Carlisle Castle

Carlisle Castle was built due to the rising need for protection of the northern English border from Scottish a...

Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle

The royal residence then became property of the Norman knights who built the Corfe Castle. It was the place wh...

Dover Caste

Dover Caste

Dover Castle impresses the visitors with its unique architecture. Its massive walls and huge towers still prov...

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle is a historic fortress dominating Edinburgh’s landscape standing at the top of the volcanic C...

Glamis Castle

Glamis Castle

Glamis Castle is one of the most mysterious castles of Scotland wrapped in mystic tales about ghosts and spiri...