Monday, September 3, 2012

You Don't Have to Go to Europe to See a Castle-- Part 2

Of these, I'd only ever heard of #7 and #9.

6.  GREY TOWERS CASTLE--  40 rooms.  Owned by Arcadia University in the Philadelphia suburbs--  Glenside, Pa.--  free admission when classes in session.

7.  IOLANI CASTLE--  Only true royal castle.  Home of King Kalakua and Queen Kapi'olani--  Honolulu, Ha. $12.

8.  FONTHILL CASTLE--  44 rooms--  Doylestown, Pa.- $12.

9.  GILLETTE CASTLE--  24 rooms--  East Haddam, Ct.--  $6.acronym for Otto

10. OHEKA CASTLE--  acronym for Ottos Herman Kahn--  32-room luxury hotel now, originally 127 rooms--  Huntington, NY--  $25 to tour, $395 id you have enough money to spend a night.

Like the British Soldiers Making Fun of the French in Monty Python's "Holy Grail."  --RoadDog

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