When it comes to luxury, a moat is about as high-end as you can get. Moats have historically been associated with castles, however, in today’s world we are seeing them far more often wrapped around palaces and the homes of the super rich. Check out these 21 amazing moats from all around the world:

1) Vischering Castle, Germany
Moats - Vischering Castle, Germany

2) Vadstena Castle, Sweden
Vadstena Castle, Sweden

3) Oerebro Castle, Sweden
Oerebro Castle, Sweden

4) Muiderslot Castle, Netherlands
Muiderslot Castle, Netherlands

5) Matsumoto Castle, Japan
Matsumoto Castle, Japan

6) Leeds Castle, England
Leeds Castle, England

7) Jatiyo Sangshad Bhaban (National Assembly Building), Bangladesh
Jatiyo Sangshad Bhaban (National Assembly Building), Bangladesh

8) Home of Charles Sieger – Miami, Florida
Home Created By Charles Sieger - Miami, Florida

9) Frederiksborg Palace, Denmark
Frederiksborg Palace, Denmark

10) Forbidden City, Beijing, China
Forbidden City, Beijing, China

11) Fagaras Castle, Romania
Fagaras Castle, Romania

Amazing Moats From Around The World

12) Egeskov Castle, Denmark
Egeskov Castle, Denmark

13) Château de Chenonceau, France
Château de Chenonceau, France

14) Château de Chambord, France
Château de Chambord, France

15) Červená Lhota, Czech Republic
Červená Lhota, Czech Republic

16) Caerphilly Castle, Wales, United Kingdom
Caerphilly Castle, Wales, United Kingdom

17) Burg Gudneau, Germany
Burg Gudneau, Germany

18) Bodiam Castle, East Sussex, England
Bodiam Castle, East Sussex, England

19) Bodelschwingh Castle, Dortmund, Germany
Bodelschwingh Castle, Dortmund, Germany

20) Beloeil Castle, Belgium
Beloeil Castle, Belgium

21) Angkor Wat, Cambodia
Angkor Wat, Cambodia