The Lichtenstein Castle in Baden-Württemberg

The Castle in the Sky in Baden-Württemberg

Everyone loves castles and perhaps dreams of living in or visiting one. Germany has some great castles. Here’s an incredible fairy tale castle, perched on an escarpment located in Baden-Württemberg and overlooking the Echaz valley near Honau, Reutlingen. The Lichtenstein Castle has been destroyed and rebuilt…

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Harris Coat of Arms

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Harris Coat of Arms Heraldic Description: Azure a chevron ermine between three hedgehogs or. Source: Burke’s General Armory This Harris coat of arms is of English origin. The surname Harris means the son of Harry.…

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Hamilton Coat of Arms

Hamilton Coat of Arms

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Hamilton Coat of Arms Heraldic Description: Gules three cinquefoils ermine. Source: Burke’s General Armory This Hamilton coat of arms is of Scottish origin. The surname Hamilton is derived from the town of the same name…

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Griffin Coat of Arms

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Griffin Coat of Arms Heraldic Description: Sable a griffin segreant or. Source: Burke’s General Armory This Griffin coat of arms is of Irish origin. The surname Griffin means one who lived at the sign of…

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Gonzalez Coat of Arms

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Gonzalez Coat of Arms Heraldic Description: De gu. à une tour sommée de trois tourelles d’or, celle du milieu plus élevée. Source: Rietstap’s Armorial General This Gonzalez coat of arms is of Spanish origin. The…

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Garcia Coat of Arms

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Garcia Coat of Arms Heraldic Description: D’arg. à une aigle de profil de sa . le vol ouv. et abaissé, la poitrine blessée et ensanglantée; à la bord, d’azur, ch. de huit flanchis d’or. Source:…

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Evans Coat of Arms

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Evans Coat of Arms Heraldic Description: Azure a lion rampant guardant or. Source: Burke’s General Armory This Evans coat of arms is of Welsh Origin. The surname Evans means son of Evan which means young warrior.…

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Davis Coat of Arms

Davis Coat of Arms

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Davis Coat of Arms Heraldic Description: Gules a chevron engrailed between three boars’ heads erased. Source: Burke’s General Armory This Davis coat of arms is of English Origin. The surname Davis means son of David which…

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Campbell Coat of Arms

Campbell Coat of Arms

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Campbell Coat of Arms Heraldic Description: Gyronny of eight or and sable. Source: Burke’s General Armory This Campbell coat of arms is from Scotland. The surname Campbell stems from a nickname which means one with a…

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Browne Coat of Arms

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Browne Coat of Arms Heraldic Description:  Or an eagle displayed with two necks sable. Source:  Burke’s General Armory This Browne coat of arms is of Irish origin. The surname Browne indicates one of a dark skin…

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