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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Comments (109)

Jawed Hasan on September 11, 2012

Wonderful composition
YSL
greetings, Jawed

ser-grey on September 11, 2012

Jawed thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L11+F6

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Omar Gobbi on September 12, 2012

Very nice picture, a beautiful shot, <YS & LK> greetings, "Omar"

ser-grey on September 13, 2012

Omar thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L12+F7

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Pom' on September 14, 2012

YsL 8/13 ~ vale ~ pom'

ser-grey on September 14, 2012

Pom thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L18+F8

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Ondřej Havelka on September 17, 2012

Interesting historical place, like14 :-)

ser-grey on September 17, 2012

Ondra thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L14

Friendly greetings from Ukraine, Serge

Krystyna W. on September 18, 2012

Ciekawe miejsce ! like

ser-grey on September 18, 2012

Krystyna thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L15

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Imre Lakat on September 19, 2012

Very good shot , beautiful photo !

Like/16

Best wishes , Imre

ser-grey on September 19, 2012

Imre thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L16

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Tomáš Gregor on September 20, 2012

Zaujímavý záber. Like. Tomáš.

ser-grey on September 20, 2012

Tomáš thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L17

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Sensei or SunSay on September 21, 2012

Like
Юрий

ser-grey on September 21, 2012

Спасибо Юрий за визит, хороший коментарий и L18

С наилучшими пожеланиями, Сергей

Søren Terp on September 21, 2012

Spectacular place, good HDR - like and YS!

ser-grey on September 21, 2012

Terp16 thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L19+F9

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Erhart Orty on September 22, 2012

Wonderful image, great photo! Like20

Best regards, Erhart

ser-grey on September 22, 2012

Erhart thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L20

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

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