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Old December 26th, 2011, 11:31 PM   #521
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Castle of Grinzane Cavour - Piemont(I)








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Old December 28th, 2011, 01:38 AM   #522
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The Kamianets-Podilskyi Castle (14-17th centuries) in Khmelnitsky Region, Ukraine

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Old December 28th, 2011, 01:43 AM   #523
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Kamianets-Podilskyi Castle at sunset

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Old December 28th, 2011, 01:46 AM   #524
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Wawel Royal Castle, Krakow



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Old December 28th, 2011, 09:22 AM   #525
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Awesome pictures!
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Old January 7th, 2012, 03:33 PM   #526
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There was a beautiful castle in Slovenia, located on a lake island. Can't remember the name.
Anyone who knows what I'm talking about?
Yes, the one on the Bled Lake:

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Old January 7th, 2012, 04:41 PM   #527
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Poland:

Wawel royal castle in Kraków















Książ castle













Niedzica castle








Ogrodzieniec castle







Chęciny castle





Malbork castle



















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Old January 8th, 2012, 01:23 AM   #528
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Wawel's first photo is stunning!

Poland has some of the most beautiful castles in Europe, no doubt about it!
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Old January 9th, 2012, 11:54 AM   #529
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Villandry Castle - France : (mainly impressive for its gardens)

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Old January 12th, 2012, 12:18 PM   #530
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Some Dutch ones:

Cannenburgh:




Biljoen:




Doornenburg(Thornburg):


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Old January 19th, 2012, 10:14 PM   #531
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Khotyn Fortress (13-18th centuries) in Chernivtsi Region, Ukraine

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Old January 21st, 2012, 01:22 AM   #532
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Old January 23rd, 2012, 07:26 PM   #533
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Love the ones of Nyasvizh, Kraków and Kothyn Especially the one of Kothyn is very impressive
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Old January 23rd, 2012, 07:29 PM   #534
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Poland:

Książ castle
Malbork castle
I love German castles <3

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Old January 23rd, 2012, 07:46 PM   #535
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This is a provocation.
...will be a battle.
I've already bought popcorn.
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Old January 25th, 2012, 02:27 PM   #536
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Absolutely wonderful! I love these castles in Bavorian Alps.

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Maybe only other German castles could come close to Neuschwanstein.
Let me try...

Castle Sigmaringen:
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Castle Hohenzollern:
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Old January 25th, 2012, 06:08 PM   #537
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^ Well, both of these castles aren't situated in the Bavarian Alps, but in the state of Baden-Württemberg in a region called Swabian Alps.

There are quite a lot of beautiful sights in and around this mountain range.

Another example for a unique fairy tale castle in this region would be Lichtenstein Castle:


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Old January 25th, 2012, 06:13 PM   #538
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Lichtenstein Castle (Germany, Swabian Alps) in winter:

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Winter Morning on the Alb von eckiblue auf Flickr

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