All the castles and fortresses in Sweden and Finland can not tell you – it is only in the southern province of Skane to hundreds more. Although the fate of many medieval castles and fortresses evolved in a similar way – right after serving residence of the monarchs, or noblemen, castles and prisons provide their premises and warehouses, until finally they were not turned into museums – each lock has its own history, architecture, interior design, each has its own peculiarity. For example, the palace Taksinge – Nesbyu (Taxinge – Nasby) famous for its cafes, which represents the widest range of baking in Europe: every day is offered at least 40-50 different varieties of cookies, cakes, pastries and cakes. In southern Sweden preserved not typical for the country "fabulous" fronts with turrets and stepped roofs. And Finland is known for gloomy medieval Borg. Many Scandinavian locks are now privately owned, and get there can be only on special days or upon request – the good, and the Finns and Swedes, despite the conventional wisdom about their isolation, are often happy and willing to show their homes. Very popular and conferences in these buildings: the company is actively renting the whole entire palace for a few days, so that any employee could experience the royal life conditions. Finally, the popularity of these conference hotels prompted many zamkovladeltsev rebuild their mansions in the "usual" hotel, is now available to tourists from around the world – because it's nice to spend the weekend in the same room where he once lived in one of the richest people countries – and, perhaps, himself a monarch … More information about medieval castles of their architecture and history you can read in the pages of the blog oldcastles.ru. Here you will become the most famous castles, and various movies and music on the theme Middle Ages.