Today, Mir Castle looks more like an incredibly fancy hotel or bed and breakfast for the rich and famous. Back in the day, however, this was an iconic location in Belarus for those waging war. The massive stone towers stand strong today, though.
Gravensteen, located in Belgium, is another castle that reminds us of the Holy Wars we have read about for so long in class. The castle, which is made purely of aged stone, is nestled alongside a flowing body of water, and the walls even have moss growing up the sides.