When you start to plan a trip to Ireland, you'll be inundated by advice from all over. Here are Jenn Molholt's tips for how to get the best from your trip without becoming trapped in cliches around green beer and shamrocks.
Part 2: Mad King Ludwig and Ehrenberg By Laura B. FoyGermany Since Germany can be considered castle country, with numerous unique fortifications in the Rhine/Mosel region to the fantasy-filled castles of Bavaria, I have more than one favorite. Burg Eltz Castle, Rhine/Mosel Burg Eltz Castle Germany’s best medieval castle experience in the Rhine/Mosel region is [...]
Part 1: Castles of France and Portugal By Laura B. FoyBefore the castle days of Camelot in England with its round table politics and jousting, honorable knights, continental Europe was also building castles that were breathtaking. Wherever you traverse the European continent, somewhere a castle will find you. From the Portuguese Atlantic in the town [...]