Castles

A Backdrop for Romance Stories Pembroke Castle Wales

Pembroke Castle Wales A Backdrop for Romance Stories Have you ever watched a movie or read a book about a place or location and thought to yourself, I want to go there someday? Well, that sums up Pembroke Castle Wales for […]

Hampton Court Palace England History

A Palace fit for a King, Hampton Court Palace England

Hampton Court Palace, England A Palace fit for a King There is something about Palaces and Castles that are magical and makes you feel like you have stepped back in time for both young and old. Even as I sit here on […]

Hever Castle England History MelBTravel UK

A day out at Hever Castle, England

 A day out at Hever Castle, England Hever Castle, England is the childhood home of Anne Boleyn the second wife of Henry VIII and mother of Elizabeth I. It is one of my favourite castles to visit on a day out from London and I […]

Bodiam Castle, England, Inside the Walls of a Medieval Castle

Bodiam Castle, England Inside the Walls of a Medieval Castle When I imagine a medieval castle, Bodiam Castle is exactly how I picture one. They say that there are only a few buildings that can rival its magnificent settings and […]

What fairy tales are made of Hohenzollern Castle, Germany

Hohenzollern Castle As I stepped off the train at Hechingen Station and saw Hohenzollern Castle in the distance, it reminded me of something out of a fairy-tale movie. Perched on top of a small isolated mountain above the Hechingen town […]