The following buildings, and types of architecture are really something special, making great sights and points of interest in beautiful and interesting European locations - whether famous or off the beaten track.
Historic European Architecture #1: Palais Des Papes, Avignon - France
This stunning medieval stone palace was the old seat of the Vatican in the 1300s. Views from the top are beautiful and the atmospheric city of Avignon - which, with its intact city walls and Rhone River setting, makes a beautiful place to admire world-class cuisine and history as well as French culture.
Surrounding attractions are the towns of Aix-en-Provence (home town of Paul Cezanne) a…