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#1

Dunnottar Castle

4.4 rating from 1406 reviews
Stonehaven AB39 2TL, Scotland
Stonehaven AB39 2TL, Scotland
Dunnottar Castle (Scottish Gaelic: Dùn Fhoithear, "fort on the shelving slope") is a ruined medieval fortress located upon a rocky headland on the north-east coast of Scotland, about 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) south of Stonehaven. The surviving buildings are largely of the 15th and 16th centuries, but the site is believed to have been fortified in the Early Middle Ages.
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Dunnottar Castle (Scottish Gaelic: Dùn Fhoithear, "fort on the shelving slope") is a ruined medieval fortress located upon a rocky headland on the north-east coast of Scotland, about 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) south of Stonehaven. The surviving buildings are largely of the 15th and 16th centuries, but the site is believed to have been fortified in the Early Middle Ages.
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Dunnottar Castle (Scottish Gaelic: Dùn Fhoithear, "fort on the shelving slope") is a ruined medieval fortress located upon a rocky headland on the north-east coast of Scotland, about 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) south of Stonehaven. The surviving buildings are largely of the 15th and 16th centuries, but the site is believed to have been fortified in the Early Middle Ages.
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History: Ruin, Castle Ruin
Water Sport: Fishing, Bottom Boat
Mountain Sport: Trekking
Sightseeing: Photography, Hike
Relaxation: Picnic, Dog Walk
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Famous For: View, Coastal, Scottish, Sea View, Scenic
Feel: Majestic, Beautiful
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#2

Caernarfon Castle

4.4 rating from 2840 reviews
Caernarfon Castle Castle Ditch | Pendeitsh, Caernarfon LL55 2AY, Wales
Caernarfon Castle Castle Ditch | Pendeitsh, Caernarfon LL55 2AY, Wales
Caernarfon Castle (Welsh: Castell Caernarfon) is a medieval fortress in Caernarfon, Gwynedd, north-west Wales cared for by Cadw, the Welsh Government's historic environment service. There was a motte-and-bailey castle in the town of Caernarfon from the late 11th century until 1283 when King Edward I of England began replacing it with the current stone structure.
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Caernarfon Castle (Welsh: Castell Caernarfon) is a medieval fortress in Caernarfon, Gwynedd, north-west Wales cared for by Cadw, the Welsh Government's historic environment service. There was a motte-and-bailey castle in the town of Caernarfon from the late 11th century until 1283 when King Edward I of England began replacing it with the current stone structure.
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Caernarfon Castle (Welsh: Castell Caernarfon) is a medieval fortress in Caernarfon, Gwynedd, north-west Wales cared for by Cadw, the Welsh Government's historic environment service. There was a motte-and-bailey castle in the town of Caernarfon from the late 11th century until 1283 when King Edward I of England began replacing it with the current stone structure.
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History: Museum, Castle
Education: Museum
Water Sport: Fishing, Boating
Sightseeing: Boating
Relaxation: Picnic
Indoor Game: Chess, Archery
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Famous For: Turret, Poppy, Walls, View, Staircase
Feel: Majestic, Beautiful
Crowd: Couples, Families
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#3

Conwy Castle

4.4 rating from 2410 reviews
Conwy Castle Rose Hill Street, Conwy LL32 8LD, Wales
Conwy Castle Rose Hill Street, Conwy LL32 8LD, Wales
Conwy Castle (Welsh: Castell Conwy) is a medieval fortification in Conwy, on the north coast of Wales. It was built by Edward I, during his conquest of Wales, between 1283 and 1289. Constructed as part of a wider project to create the walled town of Conwy, the combined defences cost around £15,000, a huge sum for the period. Over the next few centuries, the castle played an important part in several wars.
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Conwy Castle (Welsh: Castell Conwy) is a medieval fortification in Conwy, on the north coast of Wales. It was built by Edward I, during his conquest of Wales, between 1283 and 1289. Constructed as part of a wider project to create the walled town of Conwy, the combined defences cost around £15,000, a huge sum for the period. Over the next few centuries, the castle played an important part in several wars.
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Conwy Castle (Welsh: Castell Conwy) is a medieval fortification in Conwy, on the north coast of Wales. It was built by Edward I, during his conquest of Wales, between 1283 and 1289. Constructed as part of a wider project to create the walled town of Conwy, the combined defences cost around £15,000, a huge sum for the period. Over the next few centuries, the castle played an important part in several wars.
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History: Castle
Water Sport: Fishing, Boating
Sightseeing: Hike, Boating
Relaxation: Picnic
Travel Ride: Train, Car
Amenities: Toilet, Parking, Chimney, Cafe
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Famous For: Turret, Walls, View, Medieval, Art
Feel: Majestic, Beautiful
Crowd: Couples, Families
Setting: Countryside
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#4

Caerphilly Castle

4.2 rating from 1287 reviews
Castle Street, Caerphilly CF83 1JD, Wales
Castle Street, Caerphilly CF83 1JD, Wales
For the Castle class locomotive of this name, see GWR 4073 Class 4073 Caerphilly Castle.Caerphilly Castle (Welsh: Castell Caerffili) is a medieval fortification in Caerphilly in South Wales. The castle was constructed by Gilbert de Clare in the 13th century as part of his campaign to conquer Glamorgan, and saw extensive fighting between Gilbert and his descendants and the native Welsh rulers.
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For the Castle class locomotive of this name, see GWR 4073 Class 4073 Caerphilly Castle.Caerphilly Castle (Welsh: Castell Caerffili) is a medieval fortification in Caerphilly in South Wales. The castle was constructed by Gilbert de Clare in the 13th century as part of his campaign to conquer Glamorgan, and saw extensive fighting between Gilbert and his descendants and the native Welsh rulers.
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For the Castle class locomotive of this name, see GWR 4073 Class 4073 Caerphilly Castle.Caerphilly Castle (Welsh: Castell Caerffili) is a medieval fortification in Caerphilly in South Wales. The castle was constructed by Gilbert de Clare in the 13th century as part of his campaign to conquer Glamorgan, and saw extensive fighting between Gilbert and his descendants and the native Welsh rulers.
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Water Sport: Fishing
Sightseeing: Photography
Relaxation: Picnic
Travel Ride: Train, Car
Amenities: Wheelchair Access, Toilet, Parking, Cafe
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Famous For: Medieval, Hall, View, Turret, Historic
Feel: Majestic, Beautiful
Crowd: Couples, Families
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Chapultepec Castle

4.4 rating from 1795 reviews
Primera Seccion del Bosque de Chapultepec, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
Primera Seccion del Bosque de Chapultepec, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
Chapultepec Castle (Spanish: Castillo de Chapultepec) is located on top of Chapultepec Hill. The name Chapultepec stems from the Náhuatl word chapoltepēc which means "at the grasshopper's hill". It is located in the middle of Chapultepec Park in Mexico City at a height of 2,325 meters (7,628 ft) above sea level.
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Chapultepec Castle (Spanish: Castillo de Chapultepec) is located on top of Chapultepec Hill. The name Chapultepec stems from the Náhuatl word chapoltepēc which means "at the grasshopper's hill". It is located in the middle of Chapultepec Park in Mexico City at a height of 2,325 meters (7,628 ft) above sea level.
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Chapultepec Castle (Spanish: Castillo de Chapultepec) is located on top of Chapultepec Hill. The name Chapultepec stems from the Náhuatl word chapoltepēc which means "at the grasshopper's hill". It is located in the middle of Chapultepec Park in Mexico City at a height of 2,325 meters (7,628 ft) above sea level.
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Water Sport: Paddle Boat, Bottom Boat
Mountain Sport: Trekking
Sightseeing: Hike, Boating
Relaxation: Picnic
Travel Ride: Tram, Train
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Famous For: City View, View, Mexican, European, Architecture
Feel: Beautiful, Majestic
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#6

Bamburgh Castle

4.4 rating from 2586 reviews
Bamburgh Castle Bamburgh, Bamburgh NE69 7DF, England
Bamburgh Castle Bamburgh, Bamburgh NE69 7DF, England
Bamburgh Castle is located on the coast at Bamburgh in Northumberland, England. It is a Grade I listed building.
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Bamburgh Castle is located on the coast at Bamburgh in Northumberland, England. It is a Grade I listed building.
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Bamburgh Castle is located on the coast at Bamburgh in Northumberland, England. It is a Grade I listed building.
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History: Castle
Water Sport: Bottom Boat, Boating
Sightseeing: Boating
Relaxation: Picnic
Indoor Game: Archery
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Famous For: Beach View, View, Sea View, Coastal, Hall
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Crowd: Couples, Families
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#7

Beaumaris Castle

4.2 rating from 1117 reviews
Castle Street, Beaumaris | LL58 8AP, Beaumaris, Wales
Castle Street, Beaumaris | LL58 8AP, Beaumaris, Wales
Beaumaris Castle, located in the town of the same name on the Isle of Anglesey in Wales, was built as part of Edward I's campaign to conquer the north of Wales after 1282. Plans were probably first made to construct the castle in 1284, but this was delayed due to lack of funds and work only began in 1295 following the Madog ap Llywelyn uprising. A substantial workforce was employed in the initial years under the direction of James of St. George.
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Beaumaris Castle, located in the town of the same name on the Isle of Anglesey in Wales, was built as part of Edward I's campaign to conquer the north of Wales after 1282. Plans were probably first made to construct the castle in 1284, but this was delayed due to lack of funds and work only began in 1295 following the Madog ap Llywelyn uprising. A substantial workforce was employed in the initial years under the direction of James of St. George.
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Beaumaris Castle, located in the town of the same name on the Isle of Anglesey in Wales, was built as part of Edward I's campaign to conquer the north of Wales after 1282. Plans were probably first made to construct the castle in 1284, but this was delayed due to lack of funds and work only began in 1295 following the Madog ap Llywelyn uprising. A substantial workforce was employed in the initial years under the direction of James of St. George.
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History: Castle, Building
Relaxation: Picnic
Indoor Game: Archery
Travel Ride: Car
Amenities: Parking
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Famous For: Walls, View, Medieval, Edwardian, Art
Feel: Beautiful, Majestic
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#8

Harlech Castle

4.2 rating from 1177 reviews
Castle Square, Snowdonia National Park, Harlech LL46 2YH, Wales
Castle Square, Snowdonia National Park, Harlech LL46 2YH, Wales
Harlech Castle, located in Harlech, Gwynedd, Wales, is a medieval fortification, constructed atop a spur of rock close to the Irish Sea. It was built by Edward I during his invasion of Wales between 1282 and 1289 at the substantial cost of £8,190. Over the next few centuries, the castle played an important part in several wars, withstanding the siege of Madog ap Llywelyn between 1294–95, but falling to Owain Glyndŵr in 1404.
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Harlech Castle, located in Harlech, Gwynedd, Wales, is a medieval fortification, constructed atop a spur of rock close to the Irish Sea. It was built by Edward I during his invasion of Wales between 1282 and 1289 at the substantial cost of £8,190. Over the next few centuries, the castle played an important part in several wars, withstanding the siege of Madog ap Llywelyn between 1294–95, but falling to Owain Glyndŵr in 1404.
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Harlech Castle, located in Harlech, Gwynedd, Wales, is a medieval fortification, constructed atop a spur of rock close to the Irish Sea. It was built by Edward I during his invasion of Wales between 1282 and 1289 at the substantial cost of £8,190. Over the next few centuries, the castle played an important part in several wars, withstanding the siege of Madog ap Llywelyn between 1294–95, but falling to Owain Glyndŵr in 1404.
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Shopping: Shop
Water Sport: Bottom Boat, Boating
Sightseeing: Boating
Relaxation: Picnic
Travel Ride: Car, Boat
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#9

Wishes Fireworks

4.6 rating from 10587 reviews
1180 7 Seas Dr, Magic Kingdom Park, Orlando, FL 32830
1180 7 Seas Dr, Magic Kingdom Park, Orlando, FL 32830
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Water Sport: Sailing, Rowing
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Bodiam Castle

4.2 rating from 1405 reviews
Robertsbridge | 13 miles from Rye on A268, Bodiam TN32 5UA, England
Robertsbridge | 13 miles from Rye on A268, Bodiam TN32 5UA, England
Bodiam Castle is a 14th-century moated castle near Robertsbridge in East Sussex, England. It was built in 1385 by Sir Edward Dalyngrigge, a former knight of Edward III, with the permission of Richard II, ostensibly to defend the area against French invasion during the Hundred Years' War. Of quadrangular plan, Bodiam Castle has no keep, having its various chambers built around the outer defensive walls and inner courts. Its corners and entrance are marked by towers, and topped by crenellations.
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Bodiam Castle is a 14th-century moated castle near Robertsbridge in East Sussex, England. It was built in 1385 by Sir Edward Dalyngrigge, a former knight of Edward III, with the permission of Richard II, ostensibly to defend the area against French invasion during the Hundred Years' War. Of quadrangular plan, Bodiam Castle has no keep, having its various chambers built around the outer defensive walls and inner courts. Its corners and entrance are marked by towers, and topped by crenellations.
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Bodiam Castle is a 14th-century moated castle near Robertsbridge in East Sussex, England. It was built in 1385 by Sir Edward Dalyngrigge, a former knight of Edward III, with the permission of Richard II, ostensibly to defend the area against French invasion during the Hundred Years' War. Of quadrangular plan, Bodiam Castle has no keep, having its various chambers built around the outer defensive walls and inner courts. Its corners and entrance are marked by towers, and topped by crenellations.
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Water Sport: Boating
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