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  • The Alhambra of Granada - Information on the Alhambra including tours and opening hours.
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  • Bunkertours - Featuring underground military installations in Britain and France.
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  • Castles, Fortresses, and Palaces of the World - Images and brief descriptions from Glass, Steel and Stone of a selection of major buildings from medieval to 19th-century.
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  • Chester: A Virtual Stroll Around the Walls - Steve Howe of the Black and White Picture Place provides a guide around the Roman and medieval city wall. Map, modern and archival images with description and history, including quotations from primary sources.
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  • Coastal Fortification on the Gulf of Mexico - Andrew Bennett provides photographs and history of coastal fortifications of four generations from 1817 to World War II.
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  • Crownhill Fort - History, plan and visitor information for this Victorian fortress outside Plymouth, UK, from the official site. Restored and owned by the Landmark Trust.
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  • Fort McHenry, Baltimore, United States - Built 1794-1803 on a five-pointed star plan. Description and photographs from National Park Service Baltimore Travel Itinerary.
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  • Fort Siloso - The story of the sole restored coastal artillery fort from Fortress Singapore, 1874 to the present.
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  • Fort Ticonderoga - Historic tourist attraction located in Ticonderoga, New York. Offers tours, historic galleries, walking trails and gardens for visitors.
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  • Fort Wiki - Dedicated to documenting historical forts, camps and stations that provided security and protection for the United States and Canada.
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  • The Fortress of Neuf-Brisach, France - Illustrated description from an exhibition at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, of the fortress town constructed 1698-1720, designed by S├ębastien Le Prestre de Vauban.
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  • Kronstadt fortress - Guide in St. Petersburg, where a special portal is dedicated to the history and the present.
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  • Medieval Fortifications - Expandable thumbnail images of Aigues-Mortes, Carcassonne and Pierrefonds in France from Jeffrey Howe's Digital Archive of Architecture.
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  • The medieval fortified town of Aigues Mortes - Fortified town in the South of France with its original 13th century walls and towers, built by King Louis IX.
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  • Northern Fortress - Fortresses of northwest Russia and Finland. Photographs, maps, histories, and personal observations.
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  • Parks Canada: Fortress of Louisbourg - History, description, images and visitor information for the reconstructed 18th-century fortified town.
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  • Stephen Wyley's Fortification Pages - Provides introductions with bibliographies to military architecture, siege warfare, castles and Anglo-Saxon burhs. Images and information on sites including Constantinople, Masada, Shiro and Ankara.
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  • U.S. Forting - A Blog detailing visits to historical military fortifications in the United States.
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  • Walled Towns Friendship Circle - Includes most of the towns and cities in Europe with surviving town walls. Photographs, information.
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  • Wilton Castle - The romantic ruins of a restored castle and manor house.
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