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12 castles you can rent with your friends for less than $50 a night

Rental sites like Airbnb and Vrbo offer up stays in everything from cabins to castles. Many of the castles are surprisingly affordable, especially if you bring a large group of friends. You can stay in medieval castles in Ireland, England, Belgium, and Spain through Vrbo and Airbnb. There’s even a […]
12 castles you can rent with your friends for less than $50 a night
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8 current and former royal residences that have an eerie history

Between countless executions and still-unsolved deaths, some royal residences around the world house dark histories. Buckingham Palace is reportedly haunted by two ghosts. The Tower of London may no longer be an official royal residence but is nevertheless remembered as the site of multiple beheadings and the murders of members […]
8 current and former royal residences that have an eerie history
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9 dreamy castles you and your friends can rent around the world

The rental site Glamping Hub has a myriad of castle stays that can accommodate big groups. You and your friends can book castles located everywhere from New York to Italy through the site. Some of the castles sit on private islands, offering ultimate privacy. There’s even a medieval castle for […]
9 dreamy castles you and your friends can rent around the world
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13 destinations in the US that rival castles in Europe

The Breakers in Newport, Rhode Island, and the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina, were both built for the Vanderbilt family around the turn of the century. Iolani Palace was once the residence of Hawaii’s last monarchs, making it the only official royal residence in the United States. Tovrea Castle […]
13 destinations in the US that rival castles in Europe
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The most wildly extravagant homes people built around the world

Some homes around the world cost millions of dollars but struggle to find buyers because of their unique decor. In Connecticut, there is a home that’s modelled after a castle – and it has its own moat. Down in Florida, there is an overly grand mansion that was inspired by […]
The most wildly extravagant homes people built around the world
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Here’s what 6 abandoned UK castles looked like in their prime

British financial firm On Stride Financial used technology to digitally restore six castle ruins across the UK. The restorations give us the opportunity to see what these castles looked like in their prime. You can visit all of these castles in real life. Seeing an abandoned or ruined castle can […]
Here’s what 6 abandoned UK castles looked like in their prime