Published On: Tue, May 10th, 2016




Mysore Palace

It also recognized as the ‘Amba Vilas Palace,’ which is the home of the previous imperial family of Mysore, the Wodeyars. The fort is properly preserved and architecturally dramatic. The land is residence to Mysore’s golf course.

Jaisalmer Palace

As well recognized as ‘Rajmahal,’ this former imperial dwelling in Jaisalmer was built almost in 1500. With well-kept lands and entirely refurbished parts, the palace sketches a firm stream of visitors.

Luxembourg Palace

The Luxembourg palace was constructed as an imperial home for Marie de Médicis, mother of King Louis XIII of France and is situated in the core of the 6th arrondissement in Paris. The fort has the second major park in the metropolis and is a well-liked place for people gazing to flee the hustle and bustle of Paris.

Laxmi Vilas Palace, Vadodara

In Vadodara, Lakshmi Vilas Palace is a wonderful part of the architecture, constructed by Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III in 1890. Four times the volume of the well-known Buckingham Palace of England, the fort is recognized as the major personal home built till date.

Palace of Versailles, France

This majestic fort was constructed in the mid-17th century all through the supremacy of Louis XIV to display the complete authority of the French monarchy, which was then at the zenith of its magnificence. Its size and furnishings imitate the Louis XIV’s taste for spendthrift opulence.

Jag Mandir Palace, Udaipur

Constructed on an island in the Lake Pichola in Udaipur, this is as well recognized as the ‘Lake Garden Palace.’ The fort’s edifice is attributed to the Sisodia Rajput dynasty of Mewar. The former majestic family employed the fort as summer recoil.

Pena National Palace, Portugal

Constructed in 1842 by King Ferdinand II, the Pena National Palace in Portugal is very old European castle of the Romantic age. The fort was constructed on the remains of a monastery harshly spoiled in the Great Lisbon Earthquake of 1755. At present, with its exclusive red and yellow frontage reinstated, it is included in the Portugal’s much-visited monuments.

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Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.