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The Potala Palace located in the Red Hill of central Lhasa, China.

CHINA/TIBET ~Potala Palace~ High above the capital of Tibet, Lhasa, the Potala Palace complex sits on top of mar-po-ri, the 'Red Mountain'. For centuries, until the chinese occupation of Tibet in it was the government seat and residence of the Dalai Lama.

Potala Palace, Tibet

Entering Tibet you feel as though you've entered an entirely different world. The traditional Tibetan culture remains strong and central to the region despite economic development and migration of other Chinese ethnic groups to Lhasa.

Château

Pena Palace - Address: Estrada da Pena, Sintra, Portugal - The Pena National Palace is a Romanticist palace in São Pedro de Penaferrim, in the municipality of Sintra, Portugal

5 Places You Must Visit In Lhasa, Tibet

The 5 Places You Must Visit In Lhasa, Tibet

Any trip to Tibet should begin with its spiritual and political capital, where these five attractions will have you falling in love with the "roof of the world.

Faces of Tibet- Maria, a Catholic, lives with her husband, a Buddhist, in Yargading village, Markam county. Tibet's unique Christianity has deep roots in the village.

Faces of Tibet- Maria, a Catholic, lives with her husband, a Buddhist, in…

J. Marshall : Prayer flags flapping in the midday sun atop an outcrop at Namtso lake Tibet

Marshall : Prayer flags flapping in the midday sun atop an outcrop at Namtso lake Tibet

Windsor castle England

Windsor Castle is a medieval castle & royal residence at Windsor in the English county of Berkshire that is notable for its long association with the British royal family & for its architecture.

Butron Castle, Basque Country, Spain

Romantic-looking Castillo de Butròn in Gatika, Basque Country, Spain. Altho the original castle dates to the Middle Ages, the current building is late century. I love the look, but it seems to have been an unfortunate folly.

Monastery above Shigatse Tibet* Arielle Gabriel writes about miracles and travel in The Goddess of Mercy & The Dept of Miracles also free China toys and paper dolls at The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel *

Really want to go to Tibet Monastery overlooking Shigatse - Tibet The symbol of Peace. Let there be peace and happiness in Tibet. is what we demand for.

Buddhist palace is reflected in a nearby pool - Tibet

The Potala Palace, Lhasa, Tibet. The Potala Palace was the chief residence of the Dalai Lama until the Dalai Lama fled to Dharamsala, India, during the 1959 Tibetan uprising. It was built between and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. by Gordon Wiltsie

Burg Rheinstein Castle and the Rhine River,Germany 49° 59′ 37.3″ N, 7° 51′ 30.34″ E.  I saw this one!!

Burg Rheinstein Castle and the Rhine River,Germany. I believe we passed this castle on our boat ride down the Rhine River.

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