For every castle-lover, there is one favorite that he enjoys looking at. But here is a list of 9 most beautiful castles in the world that every other should visit.
9. Alcazar of Segovia, Spain
The name in English is “Segovia Castle”, but in both languages, it sounds kinda cool. The castle was originally built as a fortress but served as a royal palace. After that, it was used as a military academy. The Walt Disney’s Cinderella Castle was inspired by this place, that’s why it is worth mentioning it in the 10 most beautiful castles in the world.
8. Gravensteen Castle, Belgium
The Gravensteen castle was built in the late twelfth century. The owner had the name Philip of Alsace (which means castle of the count) and it served to show to the other people how wealthy and powerful the owner was. It still shows the greatness.
7. Castel Nuovo, Italy
This precious castle was built by the very first King of Naples, Charles I of Anjou. Named Castel Nuovo which means New Castle in Italian is one of the most famous landmarks of the city. It made it on the list of top 10 most beautiful castles in the world with its impressive triumphal arch.
6. Marksburg Castle, Germany
Located on the bank of Rhine, this castle is known for staying in one piece after the war. It is the only castle on The Rhine that hasn’t been destroyed.
5. Hohensalzburg Castle, Austria
This castle is located in the Austrian city of Salzburg, which happens to be the hometown of Mozart. It is thousand years old and it is also the largest of its kind in Central Europe.