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Top 5 Magnificent Places In England

Top 5 Magnificent Places In England

Top 5 Magnificent Places In England | England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom (UK). It shares land borders with Scotland to the north and Wales to the west; the Irish Sea is to the north west, the Celtic Sea to the south west, while the North Sea to the east […]

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Mont Saint-Michel Fortification in France

Mont Saint-Michel Fortification in France

| March 20, 2011

Just few hundreds years ago, fortifications were the inevitable part of every important city in Europe. They weren’t only a symbol of power, they were built with a purpose to protect the highest officials and most important persons in case of war. Fortresses were build in very well chosen locations. Usually, architects and engineers who […]

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The Ruins of Dunnottar Castle in Scotland

The Ruins of Dunnottar Castle in Scotland

| February 12, 2011 | 1 Comment

Dunnottar Castle is a ruined medieval fortress located upon a rocky headland on the north-east coast of Scotland, about 3 km south of Stonehaven. The surviving buildings are largely of the 15th–16th centuries, but the site is believed to have been an early fortress of the Dark Ages. Dunnottar played a strategic role in the […]

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