Find out about amazing Castles of the world with Apple apps

By Posted 24 Aug 2011, 12:37

A castle (from Latin castellum) is a type of fortified structure built in Europe and the Middle East during the middle ages by European nobility. Over the approximately 900 years that castles were built, they took on a great many forms with many different features, although some, such as curtain walls and arrow slits, were commonplace. Some grand castles have long winding approaches intended to impress and dominate their landscape. Although most people expect the best castles are in Europe. From New Zealand to Iran, a curious traveler can find a castle in every corner in the world.

Castles have great appearances irrelevant to when they were built, quality, size, or historic value. You can book many different castles for special events or as tourist venues. Visiting castles can be a great experience for all and can captivate the imagination of many. We thought it would be nice to show a few applications on the wonderful castles that grace the world.

Beautiful Castles by Land of Hospitality is an informative application that gives users the opportunity to learn about beautiful castles and palaces around the world. Obtain information about some of the most historic castles and beautiful palaces to visit. Download this for £0.69/$0.99 through the iTunes App Store.

Great Castles by Lazy Yards is a great guide to the world of great castles available for £0.69/$0.99 at the App Store. From city castles to rocky and water castles, this application will show you some of the greatest castles on the planet. Send your favorite castle to your friends or save it to your device to use it as a wallpaper.

85 Beautiful Castles in Europe by jxn interactive gives the user access to the most beautiful castles in Europe. View detailed information about each castle including its location and history with high quality pictures of each. This application is available at the App Store for £1.49/$1.99 and shows many castles that have been restored and preserved to house museums or galleries.

Famous Castles of the World by Always Move Fast, Inc. is the ideal app for those who are interested in the most famous of castles. With historic information on castles, this application is available for £0.69/$0.99 at the App Store. Search through a list of great castles and learn about their varied background.

Amazing World Castles by overdamped is also dedicated to a large selection of Europe’s most amazing and impressive castles and castle ruins, from Western Europe to Scandinavia, and the north. Users will have the opportunity to view some of the most impressive and inspiring architecture the world. With an explanation for each castle, this app is accessible at the App Store for £0.69/$0.99.

Visit some of the most wonderful castles in the world with the help of useful apps for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Do you have a castle near you that has a historical background? Maybe there are more castles in the world than you think. With these applications, you can get valuable information on the worlds best castles.

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