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Alhambra

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Spain’s Alhambra palace has inspired travellers for centuries, it is really a palatial city defended by a magnificent network of walls and towers. The name Alhambra comes from Arabic, meaning “crimson castle”. The fortress had existed here since the 9th century. The construction of the palaces called “The Old Royal” dates back to the 14th century. Two great kings contributed to this …

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Krobielowice

Krobielowice Palace is a renaissance baroque building in a village Krobielowice, in Lower Silesia near Wroclaw. It is situated in a picturesque and peaceful place, surrounded by forests and ponds. For the very first time, the palace was mentioned around 1321. The original structure started off as a fortified manor house with a tower. From 1529 the property came under the …

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