French castles

9 tips for visiting the National Mall

The National Mall is an incredible two-mile stretch of green land in Washington, DC, stretching from the Capitol to the Lincoln Memorial. Filled with monuments, memorials, museums, and a world-famous art gallery, the mall is a great place to explore. You can spend a day (or several days) visiting the …

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My pilgrimage: Santiago de Compostela

What is pilgrimage anyway? Basically, it is “a trip undertaken for religious reasons”. It is an institution “evident in all the religions of the world”. It is generally intended for destinations known to possess the allure of sanctification “by association with a deity … or holiness”. Through the experience which …

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“Arteta is the engine of all this”

Football journalist Duncan Castles shared latest details regarding Arsenal report interest signing Brighton & Hove Albion center-half Ben White this summer. © Provided by This is Futbol Ben Blanc It comes after Castles co-hosted the latest edition of The transfer window podcast, where he spoke about a range of transfer-related …

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Alentejo: Portugal’s red wine region | Wine

Scorching summers see temperatures rise to over 100 degrees, resulting in a slower pace of life and honorable traditions. Locals hold on to their rich heritage passed down from generation to generation – timeless traditions such as the weaving of hand-made rugs and embroidery, and the century-old work of harvesting …

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Glenapp Castle Hotel Reviews, Ayrshire

Why book Glenapp Castle?There are over 1,500 castles in Scotland. This one is unique in the southwest and has few peers in the north or east. Set the sceneAt the very least, Glenapp proves that this criminally neglected corner of Ayrshire features grandiose baronial-style architecture, a dingy coastline, rolling moors, …

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