Conwy Castle, Wales, is one of the most prominent fortresses built by Edward I in the century. It is one of the key castles of the king's "iron ring" of fortresses constructed in Wales. The stronghold was quite an expensive undertaking - it is estim
Castle Kreuzenstein, near Leobendorf, Austria. Rebuilt in the by Count Nepomuk Wilczek with money from family's large Silesian coal mines. The castle was used as location in the TV miniseries, Pillars of the Earth.