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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?

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The Importance of Animals Through the Years

Throughout history, animals have played a key role in human life. People have depended on animals for food, clothing, transportation and nowadays, as companions. In the last several hundred years, there has been a massive increase in the number of animals kept solely for companionship and pleasure. In many cultures around the world though, animals… Continue reading The Importance of Animals Through the Years

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How to Celebrate the New Year: Medieval Style!

Happy new year everyone! Finally, it's 2021, and here's to a better one! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas, I know I didn't post last week but I thought it more important to spend it with my family. Might have only been the four of us, which is unusual, but my family has… Continue reading How to Celebrate the New Year: Medieval Style!