Chateau de la Mothe Chandenier, Francia This powerful fortress of the thirteenth century was captured twice by the British before it was destroyed during the French Revolution. In 1800 a French entrepreneur restored this magnificent castle and restored to its former glory.
5.) Predjama Castle, Slovenia. This castle was the home of Knight Erazem Lueger. Lueger led a rebellion against the emperor and almost survived. However during a siege of the castle, legend has it that a servant betrayed him to the enemy. The servant told them where the toilet was in the castle. The emperor's forces then fired a single cannon ball when Lueger was on the toilet and killed him thus ending the siege.
O Castelo de Lichtenstein, também conhecido como "Castelo do Conto de Fadas", localiza-se sobre um penhasco nas montanhas suábias (Schwäbische Alb em alemão) próximo a Honau, em Baden-Württemberg, na Alemanha. A sua primitiva construção remonta a cerca de 1200. A atual edificação foi erguida entre os anos de 1840 e 1842 por iniciativa de Wilhelm I, duque de Urach,