Vorontsov Palace. Alupka. Crimea

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The Vorontsov Palace is an historic palace situated at the foot of the Crimean Mountains near the town of Alupka in Crimea, southern Ukraine. The Vorontsov Palace is one of the oldest and largest residential palaces in all of Crimea, and is one of the most popular tourist attractions on Crimea's southern coast.

The palace was built from 1828 through 1848 for Prince Mikhail Semyonovich Vorontsov for use as his personal summer residence. It was designed in the Tudor style by English architect Edward Blore and his assistant William Hunt. The building incorporates elements of Scottish Baronial, Moorish Revival, and Gothic Revival architecture.Blore had designed many buildings in the United Kingdom, and was particularly well known there for completing the design of the Buckingham Palace in London.

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ZEUS74 on September 6, 2012

I really like this photo, very well chosen frame and it shows in the final result, good job

like

greetings

Ser- Grey on September 6, 2012

ZEUS74 thank you for visiting my gallery, very nice comment and Like

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

kazkun on September 7, 2012

Very nice capture! L+F

Greetings, kazkun

Ser- Grey on September 7, 2012

kazkun thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L2+F1

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Adem Dogan on September 7, 2012

Hello my friend Serge, this is very remarkable Place and Picture.

LIKE 3 + F 2

Many Greetings. Adem Dogan

&ri.co on September 7, 2012

very very nice photo!! like

Very good composition, beautiful colors! Like!

Arolldo Costa on September 7, 2012

Suas fotos tem beleza e criatividade!!! Um abraço YSL

Ser- Grey on September 8, 2012

Hello my friend Adem thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L3+F2

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Ser- Grey on September 8, 2012

&ri.co thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L4

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Ser- Grey on September 8, 2012

Varkos thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L5

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Ser- Grey on September 8, 2012

Arolldo thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L6+F3

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

danimero on September 9, 2012

I like these olds walls of stone

Best wishes, Daniel

Ser- Grey on September 9, 2012

Daniel thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L7

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Ángel González on September 10, 2012

Bella fotografía amigo Serge, buena perspectiva. Me gusta mucho + Fav.

Saludos y mis mejores deseos desde Mallorca, Ángel

Ser- Grey on September 10, 2012

Muchas gracias Ángel por sus bonitos comentarios y L8 + F4, me alegro que le guste, un cordial saludo desde Ucrania, Sergio

Κοσμάς Καραχλές on September 11, 2012

Very nice photo. Thank you for your visit in my gallery. like Greetings Kosmas

Dušan Railfan on September 11, 2012

Nice picture,YSL!

Ser- Grey on September 11, 2012

Kosmas thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L9

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Ser- Grey on September 11, 2012

Dušan Le thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L10+F5

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

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