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Portugal - Oporto : Lello Bookstore. Along with Bertrand in Lisbon, it is one of the oldest bookstores in Portugal.

The magnificent Peles Castles, with its fairytale turrets and pointed towers rising above acres of green meadows sprinkled with haystacks, was built as a summer residence by Romania's longest serving monarch, King Carol I, who died and was buried here in 1914, just months after the castle’s completion.Peles Castle was the first castle in Europe to have central heating and electricity. During Ceausescu's era, its 160 rooms, each furnished to reflect a different European country, ...

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unbelievable plaster ceilings - the artistic vision and the craftsmanship that went into creating such beautiful and amazing creations is hard to imagine - especially when you consider they had no electricity, no drafting programs on their laptops, no modern tools or technology..it was just all done by hand.