Europe

St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City, Italy

Regarded as one of the holiest Catholic structures in the world, St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City, Rome, Italy is the center of the Roman Catholic Church and one of the most visited attractions in the country. Sitting in the west side of the River Tiber, near the Hadrian's Mausoleum and Janiculum Hill, one cannot deny how its dome, measuring 136 metre high and 42 metres in diameter, rules the skyline of Rome.

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Main Market Square (Rynek Glowny), Krakow, Poland

Rynek Glowny is the central Grand Square of Krakow and is also popular by the name Main Market Square. It has been the city’s busiest place, probably due to the interesting grid-like streets that attract locals and tourists alike. The historic Main Market Square was structured in 1257 and the design was inspired by a castrum or Roman military camp.

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Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, Spain

The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Santiago de Compostela, Spain is a cathedral of archdiocese. It is located in Galicia in Santiago de Compostela World Heritage Site. Ideally speaking, the cathedral enjoys great reputation and popularity for being the burial site of the well known Saint James the Great who was an apostle of Jesus Christ.

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Tower of London

The Tower of London is the common name given to the Royal Palace of Her Majesty the Queen and Fortress. This historic castle is built on River Thames, on its northern bank in Central London. The tower actually lies within The Borough of Tower Hamlets in London and an open space referred to as Tower Hill separates the tower from its eastern edge.

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London Eye

Located on the Southern Bank of River Thames, London, the London Eye has become one of the most visited attractions in this city. The so called London Eye is actually a huge Ferris wheel and it is otherwise referred to as the London Millennium Wheel.

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Buckingham Palace, City of Westminster, London

The Buckingham Palace serves as the principal work place and the official residence of British Monarchy. The Place is located in City of Westminster in London and it is the setting for royal hospitality and state occasions. During times of rejoicing in the nation, the palace is usually the main focus of the British people showcasing its significant status in the country. Originally, Buckingham Palace was actually known as the Buckingham House and the building that makes the core of the palace today was a big townhouse that was built in 1705 by Duke of Buckingham.

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Notre Dame, Paris

Notre Dame de Paris, a French term to mean ‘Our Lady of Paris’ refers to the church in Paris that is dedicated to the mother of Jesus, Mary. In English, it is simply known as Notre Dame and it is a gothic cathedral found on Île de la Cité in Paris. Basically, Notre Dame stands at the site of the Saint Etienne basilica that was built at the site of a well known Gallo- Roman temple.

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Palace of Westminster, London

The Palace of Westminster, London is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and it serves as the meeting place for the House of Lords and House of Commons, which are two houses of United Kingdom Parliament. It is known commonly as Houses of Parliament, of course after its tenants and the palace lies nearby Middlesex bank of River Thames, City of Westminster found in Central London.

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