Seeing unique pieces of architecture—from ancient ruins to Gothic cathedrals to opulent palaces—is one of the most exciting reasons to travel the world. Brush up on your knowledge of architectural styles with this overview of key movements and where you can find them.
“We got tons of castles, [Americans] think we all live in castles—and we do all live in castles! We’ve all got a castle each. We’re up to here with castles. We just long for a bungalow or something.” -English actor and comedian Eddie Izzard America is a young nation, and to our eyes, Europe seems to be littered with castles and palaces old enough to remember the days when our country wasn̵