Dwin Castle, Idyllic Mountain Fortress of Saladin – Iraq

Dwin Castle – Iraq There are those kinds of places that are able to trigger our inner adventure instincts. You know, those places we get so hypnotically focused on exploring that we somehow lose the sense of time and space. Welcome to the idyllic Dwin Castle, located in a mountainous region at about 60km northeast of Erbil, in Northern Iraq. “The castle is supposed to have belonged to Jalaluddin, the grandfather of the famous Saladin, who amassed an enormous Muslim army to fight the European Crusaders out of the Levant.” It was a rainy morning when I went out of Erbil and heading towards Rawanduz. I…

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