Castles of Europe
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Castle Sites by Country: A-M
Tour the moated castle, explore the Moorland and Peat Bog Museum, and take a
ride on the historic narrow-gauge railroad in Lower Austria's Waldviertel.
Belgium Guide: Castles of Belgium
Some 300 of Belgium's 3,000+ castles are open to the public as museums, hotels,
restaurants, or reception venues.
Roads to Ruins
Explore the medieval fortifications of Germany with Edward G. Kane.
Learn about 17 state-owned castles and monuments in the Rhineland-Palatinate.
Martin Luther used Eisenach, Germany's historic castle as a hiding
place during the early days of the Reformation.
List of Castles in Ireland
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barely more than stubs, but some are full-fledged entries with detailed text and
Visit the "medieval heart of Italy" with P. Ramponi's Castles of Tuscany site.
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