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)

poludziber on October 11, 2012

molto bella, like.....ciao, Flavio

Giovanni Magni (giov… on October 12, 2012

Bella immagine,interessanti le tue spiegazioni.

LK

Ciao,buona giornata

Giovanni

Ser- Grey on October 12, 2012

Flavio thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L31

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Ser- Grey on October 12, 2012

Giovanni thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L32

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Nenad Obradovic on October 13, 2012

Very nice photo Like and favorite

Ser- Grey on October 13, 2012

Nenad thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L33+F12

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

One more Like for this marvellous photo dear friend!!!!!

Greetings and best wishes from Greece-Piraeus.

Nikos1954.

Ser- Grey on October 17, 2012

Nikos thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L34

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Pamela Macchiavello on October 22, 2012

Maravillosa perspectiva de suaves colores!! LIKE 35

Ilie Olar on October 23, 2012

Very nice photo and place! Ysl! Greetings from Romania, Ilie

Ser- Grey on October 23, 2012

Pamela thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L35

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Ser- Grey on October 23, 2012

Ilie thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L36+F13

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Andrés Andonie on November 5, 2012

Nice perspective and colours. Like. Thank you very much Serge for visiting again. Best wishes, Andrés

Ser- Grey on November 5, 2012

Andrés thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L37

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

lizab on November 14, 2012

Excellent perspective, i like it!!

Ser- Grey on November 16, 2012

Lizab thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L39

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Klaus Richter on November 16, 2012

A beautiful historic place very well presented!
Thanks for the additional information.
♥LIKE 40 + ✰YS 14
Best wishes from Cologne, Klaus

Ser- Grey on November 16, 2012

Klaus thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L40+F14

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

Pantelis65 on November 20, 2012

wonderful composition, excellent shot. like, friendly greetings Pantelis

Ser- Grey on November 20, 2012

Pantelis thank you for visiting my gallery, nice comment and L41

Kind regards from Ukraine, Serge

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