The State Apartments at Windsor Castle are lavishly decorated formal rooms still used for state and official functions.

Quintessential Britain: The Cotswolds & the Windsor Castle Concours of Elegance

Bamburgh castle interior, of course electric elements would not have been there…

Bamburgh castle interior, of course electric elements would not have been there in medieval times .

The State Hermitage      The Winter Palace is one of the most splendid buildings in St. Petersburg. Almost all the Romanovs starting from Catherine the Great resided there. The palace had hundreds of rooms; many of them were State Halls the interiors of which are preserved till the present days and open to visitors.

The State Hermitage The Winter Palace is one of the most splendid buildings in St. Almost all the Romanovs starting from Catherine the Great resided there. The palace had hundreds of rooms; many of them were State Halls the interiors of w

Empire Style reception room, Royal Palace of Brussels, Belgium. (and look at all those chandeliers.)

Empire Style reception room, Royal Palace of Brussels, Belgium. (and look at all those chandeliers.

Gladstone's Library in Wales. You can stay on the premises for $75/night. So incredibly awesome!

Cool Bookish Places: Gladstone’s Library

Gladstone's Library, known until 2010 as St Deiniol's Library, is a residential library in Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales. - It is a Grade I listed building. The library was founded by the Victorian statesman and politician William Ewart Gladstone.

Inside an Irish Castle near Ballyfin, Slieve Bloom Mountains, Ireland. Photo: Bill Phelps

Captivating Irish castles

This image is an example of the Rococo period. The walls are panelled and pale in colour, gilded heavily. The carvings are quite delicate. Fauteuil chairs and mirrors can be seen, which were popular of the time.

Inveraray Castle, Inveraray – Castles

My room is the most beautiful and awe striking room that I have ever seen. It's an honor to live here. --Lillian

The Science of Colors - Master the Mood in Your Home

turquoise and gold, imagine creating in this gorgeous space, adorned in Swati Jr Jewelry pieces? ps my fave color the turquoise not the gold but i do like gold

When you were young, you may have fantasized about being a king or queen and living in a fairytale castle. As you grow up, however, those dreams most likely fade in the face reality. Now it’s time to revive that reverie -- if only for a few days. From loch to glen, we’ve hunted and found the six most stunning castle hotels in Scotland. Check them out.

The Most Stunning Castle Hotels in Scotland

When you were young, you may have fantasized about being a king or queen and living in a fairytale castle. As you grow up, however, those dreams most likely fade in the face reality. Now it’s time to revive that reverie -- if only for a few days. From loch to glen, we’ve hunted and found the six most stunning castle hotels in Scotland. Check them out.

Romance Amongst The Ruins ~ something very special with old stone buildings and greenery .....love this :)

Scotney Old Castle - Kent, England Scotney Castle is an English country house with formal gardens south-east of Lamberhurst in the valley of the River Bewl in Kent, England. It belongs to the National Trust.

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