Thursday, May 14, 2009

15 Amazing Castle Pictures

15 Amazing Castle Pictures: "There isn’t anything quite as mysterious and spectacular as an old castle. Many castles carry with them scars from histories most influential moments. In the Middle Ages rulers began building castles for protection. In a time of war, the castle was the strong hold for conquering nations. Many have been battered and left inhabitable, but it is difficult to completely destroy a well built castle. It is a fairly tale dream to live in a castle on a big hill overlooking the city. In modern times many contemporary castles are being built, but they are mainly used for hotels and entertainment. I have compiled a list of some of the most fascinating castles in the world."