History and Mystery of European Castles
Written by Valentina Romano
Who would not be attracted by the mysterious corridors of an old medieval castle?
Who would not be fascinated by the ancient dungeons or by the high stone walls that once upon a time protected kings, princesses and noble families?
Europe is known all over the world for being home to some of the most wonderful and magnificent fortresses, which were all built between the 5th and 15th century A.C.
All those high ceilings and cold courtyards that for centuries hid secrets, mysteries and stories that no one will ever discover or that are now integral part of our history.
All those millennial stone paths and drawbridges, on which important historical characters walked on, are now available to visit.
Indeed, for those of you who love history and are fascinated by old castles, The Golden Scope prepared a list of the top 6 most wonderful, beautiful, and iconic castles in Europe.
Obviously, because during the Medieval Ages so many beautiful castles were built by different royal and noble families all around Europe, in this article we will only focus on a few, keeping the rest of the fortresses for the next coming weeks!
From Romania, to France, to Italy, enjoy a virtual tour of these incredible places, which are all definitely worth a visit.