There are hundreds of castles and palaces in South Tyrol: Sentres provides an overview with historical context and lots of pictures. In the 12th and 13th centuries they were the impregnable homes of nobles. Today their colossal walls are romantic relics from a long lost past. Most castles are now museums, taverns or even outstanding restaurants. Sentres' regional map shows you right where all the castles and palaces are to let you find them easily.