Castles · Northern Ireland

Top 5 Impressive Castles Near Dublin

Ireland is a place to visit, not just for its beauty and lively atmosphere, but because of its incredible history as well! With an estimate of around 30,000 castles and castle remains, you will be spoilt for choice as you explore its lush greenery and rolling hills! Ireland is known throughout the world for its… Continue reading Top 5 Impressive Castles Near Dublin

Castles · History Facts

Castle Facts: Why Do Castles Have Turrets?

Castle turrets have always been a thing of interest to me - they are the things that can make a castle stand out, provide it with extra fortification and let you have incredible views once you manage to walk up the many steps to the top of one. A random obsession really, but an obsession… Continue reading Castle Facts: Why Do Castles Have Turrets?

Castles · Day Trips · England · Guest Posts · Travel

Leeds Castle: The Loveliest Castle in the World – Castle Review

Morning all! Today's post is from Sally about one of the loveliest castles in the world! It's a great post, so I hope you all enjoy 😀 Hello! I’m Sally and I blog over at Life Loving and All That Grows. Life Loving is my way to inspire others to get out and about and… Continue reading Leeds Castle: The Loveliest Castle in the World – Castle Review

Castles · England · Historic Houses · Scotland · Travel · Wales

Top 10 Historical Sites in the UK

There are so many amazing historical sites in the UK (and the whole world if I'm being honest). They make for the perfect trip out, either by yourself or with friends and family. Luckily, for all history lovers the UK is literally littered with a huge selection of historical sites, so there is something for… Continue reading Top 10 Historical Sites in the UK

Castles · England · Guest Posts · History Facts · Travel

Castle Rising – Castle Review

Morning all! I hope you are having a great weekend! I'm super excited to share this guest post from the lovely Mairead (you can find out more about here in the author bio at the bottom). This post was such a pleasure to read, I've never been to Castle Rising, but it just looks absolutely… Continue reading Castle Rising – Castle Review