Take a Virtual Reality Tour of Buckingham Palace
Ever wondered what the Queen of England's official residence, Buckingham Palace, looks and feels like inside? If so, we have just the gift for you!
Taj Falaknuma Palace: The Most Opulent Oriental Beauty
Falaknuma Palace is one of the finest palaces in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. Designed by an Englishman it housed many wealthy and powerful men. Now a luxurious hotel and tourist spot, this palace still captures the beauty it held.
Kolomenskoye - A Palace Restored!
It was here that Tsar Alexis Mikhailovich built an elaborate wooden palace in the second half of the 17th century. Unfortunately, in 1768, queen Katherine the great refused to live in it, and had it destroyed and built a new, only to be destroyed again in 1872.
The Beautiful Palace Appears to Hover Over the Water
As if rising out of legend, Lake Palace dominates the center of Lake Pichola. The palace is one of India's most famous and luxurious hotels. It was built in the middle of the 18th Century by prince Maharana Jagat Singh II as a summer palace, where he famously entertained many guests and lovers.
Bavaria: Land of Beautiful Castles, Palaces and Fortresses
Herrenchiemsee Palace Yet another of King Ludwig’s lavish commissions, Herrenchiemsee is an exquisite palace located on an island, namely Herreninsel, the largest island in lake Chiemsee.
This Imam Lives in a Special Kind of Palace. Wow.
Perched atop a rock pinnacle at the famous Wadi Dhahr Valley, near the capital city of Sana, Yemen, is Dar al-Hajar, better known as the Imam’s Rock Palace. It is an iconic symbol of Yemen, whose picture can be found on postcards, magazines, bills, water bottles and on and on.
Feast Your Eyes on 10 of the World's Most Amazing Palaces
The Potala Palace Source The Potala Palace is situated on Marpo Ri hill, 130 meters above the Lhasa Valley in Tibet. Initially, this landmark was already occupied by a palace in the 7th century. The construction of the present palace began in 1645, during the reign of the fifth Dalai Lama.
These 6 Royals Chose a Path Outside the Palace
Image Source: 外務省ホームページ / Wikimedia Commons These 6 Royals Chose a Path Outside the Palace work, Japan, united kingdom, career, princess, Prince, royal family A list of Royal Family members who have careers outside their royal duties or decided to withdraw from them altogether
This Subway Train Has a Beautiful Secret Inside...
From the center city of Paris to Versailles, located about 20 km south-west of the capital, the train allows its passengers to get into the atmosphere even before reaching the palace.
This is A Must-See Destination for Anyone Visiting Paris
However, it was his son, Louis XIV who really contributed to the growth of the palace, beyond the house and hunting lodge built over the years by his father. A majority of the changes were made by Louis XIV.
The 10 Attractions that’ll Make You Want to Fly to Monaco
Palais de Monaco After taking a picture of Monaco in its entirety, head to Monaco Palace, the official home of Prince Albert II. In the 12th century, when the building was erected, the palace was no more than a fortress that with time eroded and became neglected.
10 Beautiful Medieval Castles. You Have to See!
Windsor Castle, England Better known as Windsor Palace, this castle is notable for its long association with the British royal family and for its beautiful architecture.
15 Magnificent Royal Residences From All Around the World
Royal Palace of Brussels, Belgium Image Source: el legowo/ Wikimedia Commons The gorgeous Royal Palace of Brussels situated in the heart of Brussels park is the official palace of the Belgian king and queen.
8 Fairytale-Like Castles That You’ve Probably Never Seen
From a magical forgotten castle hidden deep in a French forest, to an enormous brightly colored palace in Portugal, all 8 of these palaces are dizzyingly beautiful.
Fly Through the Most Royally Stunning Castles of Europe!
I love this wonderful drone footage of the great castles and palaces of old Europe so much that I just had to share it with you. As you watch this video you will feel yourself winging your own way across the continent from Portugal to the Ukraine.
Seoul Has Some Gorgeous, Must-Visit Locations...
Take your pick from a wide selection of historical museums, botanical gardens, nature reserves, and ancient palaces that date as far back as the 14th century.
The Houses of Power: Where World Leaders Live
While the iconic white house of the US president, as well as the UK prime minister are well known buildings, I found myself wondering what the other presidential and governmental houses of the elite look like, and this is what I found: Government Palace - Peru National Palace - Dominican Republic Istana
Take a Look at Jaipur, a City of Beautiful Architecture
Hawa Mahal The Palace of the Winds is named thus because the many windows allow for cool breezes to keep the interior perpetually cozy. The original purpose of the palace’s beehive of windows was to allow women of noble birth to see what’s going on in the street without being seen. 2.
What Does a World Famous Designer Live In?
World famous fashion designer bought this house in 1989, named: "The Bubble Palace". Built by architect Antti Lovag in 1970, the design of this house incorporates smooth and round forms eliminating lines and sharp angles as if to blend with the surroundings.
Did You Know the Dark Stories of These Popular Landmarks?
Buckingham Palace, London Buckingham Palace is probably one of the most well-known royal residences in the world. Today, it is associated with the Queen and the many tourists who gather by the palace gates every day. However, the castle has quite an eerie history.
Vienna the Beautiful: 10 Sights You Have to See
Hofburg Palace The dome above Hofburg Palace [related_articles] 2. Graben Street Graben Street is the most famous street in the center of Vienna.
South Korea Has More to Offer You Than You Ever Imagined
The complex features an elaborate palace and various gate towers in addition to the walls themselves. Hwaseong Fortress is a dedicated UNESCO World Heritage Site and is home to the Suwon Hwaseong Cultural Festival, which takes place every fall. 4.
Join Us as We Float Over the Beauty of Ancient Marrakesh
It is an economic center and home to an endless number of mosques, palaces and gardens. The ruling architectural style dates back to the middle ages, like the Moorish minaret or Medina, the small, medieval fortress of a city built mazelike to confuse enemies.
Visit the Most Beautiful Monasteries in the World!
Yumbulagang, in Tibetan dialect, means 'Palace of mother and son'. The monastery was built over 2000 years ago, destroyed and rebuilt. The walls of this extraordinary monastery are adorned and painted with murals of the early history of Tibet.