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Avignon - Le Palais des Papes.
26-Mar-2018

Avignon - Le Palais des Papes.

Vaucluse - Provence.

Le Palais des Papes d'Avignon est la plus grande des constructions gothiques du Moyen Âge.
À la fois forteresse et palais, la résidence pontificale fut pendant le XIVe siècle le siège de la chrétienté d'Occident.
Depuis 1995 Le Palais des Papes et le centre historique d’Avignon sont classés sur la liste du Patrimoine Mondial de l’Unesco.


The Popes' Palace of Avignon is the biggest of Gothic constructions of the Middle Ages.
At the same time fortress and palace, the papal residence was during the XIV th century the seat of the West Christendom.
Since 1995 The Popes' Palace and the historic center of Avignon are classified on the list of Unesco’s world heritage.

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victorswan19-Jun-2018 16:25
Wow what a great amazing palace very fascinating image with a lot of details BV
Graeme18-Jun-2018 11:26
The popes palace looks elegant and you captured it so beautiful, Daniel.V++
Jeff Real14-Jun-2018 15:58
Really beautiful details with an amazing blue sky
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bill friedlander14-Jun-2018 15:28
Lovely light on this massive structure. Quite different from St. Peter's. V
Tom Munson14-Jun-2018 14:19
Impressive building.
Claude Gagnon14-Jun-2018 12:59
C'est grandiose! Bien présenté ce palais :)) V
Charlene Ambrose14-Jun-2018 06:43
Wonderful light on your image of this amazing palace. V
Nirvan Hope13-Jun-2018 21:11
A great view of this massive fortress - I'm sure it repelled enemies just from the size!
Nick Paoni13-Jun-2018 20:51
What a magnificent, old structure.
Colin Storey13-Jun-2018 19:42
Wonderful image of this impressive and important palace.
Fong Lam13-Jun-2018 13:59
Magnificent architecture so well captured and composed with excellent perspective and clarity...V
borisalex13-Jun-2018 12:49
Great shot of the famous palace! V.
Blandine Mangin13-Jun-2018 11:18
je l'ai visité il y a quelques années, il est toujours aussi impressionnant ! v
woody3413-Jun-2018 08:38
Truly an amazing building, spectacular architecture...perfectly photographed...V
Juliette13-Jun-2018 07:17
fascinating building
Bryan Murahashi13-Jun-2018 04:12
A strong and enduring structure.
joseantonio13-Jun-2018 04:11
it´s an amazing place.V.
janescottcumming13-Jun-2018 02:15
An impressive place. V
Helen Betts13-Jun-2018 01:49
What an impressive building, captured in excellent light. V.
Walter Otto Koenig12-Jun-2018 23:52
Great shot of this impressive fortified palace. Nice lighting and detail. "V"
Neil Marcus12-Jun-2018 22:42
The people amplify the size of the Palace by their diminutive size. "V"
Frank Tran12-Jun-2018 22:34
Very impressive architecture! Well composed and captured. V+
Wintermeer12-Jun-2018 22:31
Very beautiful and strong at the same time, well captured! ~V~
Zeeby12-Jun-2018 21:46
Wow, fabulous shot! V
Robert Houde12-Jun-2018 21:04
Very nice image et light, V.
Jim Coffman12-Jun-2018 20:46
This is an impressive palace! Nice image...
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