Crystal Palace- Madrid, Spain

PalacIo de Cristal, Madrid - Spain - A Reflective Palace Of Rainbows, 2006 The Palacio de Cristal was originally built in the late in Madrid, Spain. In 2006 artist Kimsooja transformed it into this rainbow reflecting palace.

Quinta da Regaleira, or in english, The Inverted Tower - Sintra, Portugal    An underground tunnel with a spiral staircase. The nine holes round landings, separated by fifteen steps, evoke references to Dante's Divine Comedy, and may represent the nine circles of hell, paradise, or purgatory

Looking down the Inverted Tower or Initiation well of Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra, Portugal. The owner wanted to develop the palace and its grounds as a gathering of symbols that would reflect his interests and ideologies.

Castillo de Colomares (Málaga). Mezcla influencias de diferentes estilos arquitectónicos como el bizantino, románico, gótico y mudéjar. La planta del castillo es de 1.500 metros cuadrados. Presenta diversos elementos de la simbología de los Reyes Católicos, de las tres culturas presentes en la España medieval (cristianismo, judaísmo e islamismo) y del viaje de Colón. Cabe destacar la presencia de una pagoda china que simboliza la idea original de Colón de alcanzar las costas de Asia.

Colomares Castle, a monument dedicated to Christopher Columbus and his arrival to the New World - Benalmádena, Andalucía, Spain

Playa de las Catedrales, Ribadeo, Asturias, Spain

Playa de las Catedrales (Cathedrals Beach), near Ribadeo, Lugo, Galicia, northwest coast of Spain - this is part of my dream trip. maybe someday

The Forgotten Temple of Lysistrata, Portugal

Forgotten Temple of Lysistrata, Greece. This really is not a forgotten temple in Lysistrata, Greece. This is a photoshopped image of the Pantheon in Rome and a beach somewhere on Earth. but it`s so beautiful

Aragon, Huesca, claustro romantico del Monasterio de San Juan de la Peña 1998

*SPAIN ~ Aragon, Huesca, romantic cloister of the Monastery of San Juan de la Peña 1998

Monasterio de San Juan de la Peña, Huesca Spain

Monasterio de San Juan de la Peña, Huesca Spain Legend said that the chalice of the Last Supper (Holy Grail) was sent to the monastery for protection and prevention from being captured by the Muslim invaders of the Iberian Peninsula.

roman theatre, cartagena, spain | travel photography #ruins

The Roman Theatre of Cartagena, Spain. The theatre was built between 5 and 1 BC; the Old Cathedral was built on top of it in c.