Castle on a Hill

Castle on a Hill

What story does this image inspire for you?

Does it make you think of armored knights and mythical creatures? Is it home to a tormented princess, a rich king or someone else? Is it haunted? Use your imagination to write the opening to a short story about the castle or the kingdom, and what kind of characters live there.

Post it in the comments, then read the related article to learn more about this castle and where in the world it can be found.

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