Spain is calling me and I fear I must go. The last town in the route of El Camino de Santiago, before reaching Santiago de Compostela. You have to admire the restoration efforts of Spanish historical sites.
Lismore Castle is located in the town of Lismore, in County Waterford in Ireland. It was largely re-built in the Gothic style during the mid-nineteenth century by William Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire.
Blackrock Castle formerly Mahon Castle, is a century castle located in Cork city, Ireland. In the late century, the citizens of Cork appealed to Queen Elizabeth I to construct a fort at Blackrock to "repel pirates and other invaders". In or around 1600