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During my recent trip to Dublin, I was able to visit Dublin Castle.  The castle looks more like a palace, however it was originally built in 1204 as a fortification for King John of England (1) and over the centuries the castle turned into more of a royal residence.  It is said that  King John kept his treasure inside the castle and built large walls with towers to protect his money.  Up… Read More

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