Tag: Castles and Palaces

The Royal Palace of Budapest

24 September, 2014 0 Comments
The Royal Palace of Budapest

The Royal Palace, or Buda Castle, is one of the main tourist attractions of Budapest. This palace was built in the 13th century, severely damaged during the Second World War and after the end of the war it was rebuilt in Neo-Baroque style, using some of the original parts. It is located in the western […]

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Bran Castle and the legend of Count Dracula

30 June, 2014 0 Comments
Bran Castle and the legend of Count Dracula

If we talk about Romania is inevitable to think about Dracula, created in 1897 by Irish writer Bram Stoker, which remains a leading figure of the horror film. The character of Count Dracula was inspired by the Romanian prince Vlad Tepes, known as “the impaler”. He was called “the impaler” for impaling his enemies at […]

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The 5 most terrifying haunted castles of Scotland

6 September, 2012 0 Comments
The 5 most terrifying haunted castles of Scotland

Scotland is a land of castles, and as such, some of them are haunted castles. Mysteries and legends revolve around its walls. Let’s know today five of them, which are known as the most haunted castles in Scotland. – The Glamis Castle. Built in the fourteenth century as the residence of the lords of Glamis, […]

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