Historical Places

Corfe Castle – A symbol of royal power

For over 500 years Corfe was one of the most important royal castles in England, a symbol of mighty power. Corfe Castle is a fortification standing above the village of…

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  • Country United Kingdom

Vlad Tepes wanted to fire Brasov

The woman which Vlad Tepes loved for 20 years was Katarina, his mistress. According to the chroniclers, the two met in 1455, when the ruler, passing through Brasov, helped a…

Top 6 Castles from England

The first castles appeared in England during the 11th century. A few castles are known to have been built in England before the Normans invaded in 1066; a great many…

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  • Country United Kingdom

A history of over 600 years

The first documentary attestation of the Bran Castle is represented by an act issued on 19 November 1377 to King of Hungary, Ludovic I of Anjou. By this document, the…

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  • Country Romania

6 Palaces in Bucharest

Bucharest or "Little Paris" is sprinkled with palaces or aristocratic houses, patrimony buildings over which time was spent and, in many…

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  • Country Romania

Sighisoara - A window to medieval life

Documentary attested in 1280 by the German colonists invited by the King of Hungary, Gheza II, to settle in Transylvania, Sighisoara managed to survive the times, becoming the only medieval…

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  • Country Romania

York – a medieval modern town

The charming historical city of York offers visitors a rich journey through Britain's varied cultural tapestry, offering something to suit the tastes of everyone. The beautiful York Minster is a…

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  • Country United Kingdom

Kenilworth Castle - a romantic history

From the medieval fortress to the Elizabethan palace, Kenilworth Castle has been at the center of England's uproar for much of its 900-year history. Kenilworth Castle is one of the…

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  • Country United Kingdom

Vatican Museums

The Vatican Museums are Christian and art museums located within the city boundaries of the Vatican City. They display works from the immense collection amassed by Popes throughout the centuries…

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  • Country Italy

Alba Carolina Fortress

The fortification of Alba Iulia is the largest fortress in Romania, standing for more than 300 years. Fortress is the place where you can return over time, along the second…

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  • Country Romania
  • Region Transylania

Corvin Castle

The first stone fortification in Hunedoara was dated by most of the XIV century researchers (Gheorghe Anghel), although there are specialists who attribute the royal cast to the first half…

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  • Country Romania
  • Region Transylania

Walking through historical Brasov

Brasov was founded by the Teutonic Knights in 1211. According to the British Encyclopaedia, the city is mentioned for the first…

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  • Country Romania
  • Region Transylania

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