KILKENNY CASTLE, IRELAND
One of Ireland’s most important castles, Kilkenny Castle attracts people from all over the world. Those of you interested in architecture as well as history will find the place more than pleasing.
Overlooking the River Nore, Kilkenny Castle comes with quite some history. 900 years of guarding the river just mentioned means a lot of events and people crossing its threshold. Such a place hosts some sort of weight, one that dresses the visitor with a unique experience. Add a few wondrous halls and chambers of unique decor and there you go: top destination!
Try the place and you will be touched by history and this unique medley of styles. The castle houses a significant Art Gallery, decorations and furnishings that make for quite a feast for the eyes as well as intriguing medieval spaces beneath the ground floor of the present building.
Each part of the building tells something about its past. The Castle Gateway, the Entrance Corridor, the Medieval Room, the Terrace Corridor, the courtyard, the Dining Room and the rest are worth every second and penny. Until you set foot there, we’ve got some pictures to tell you more about it!