Monserrate Palace, Sintra, Portugal is a beautiful century stately home. This extravagantly decorated palace blends Portuguese, Arabian and Indian architectural styles and is one of the most beautiful buildings in Sintra.
~~ Asiatic lily 'Queen of the Night' Thoroughly spectacular and totally unique, Queen of Night boasts big flowers so dark they appear black in the garden. Large red-orange stamens highlight the ebony blooms nicely. Their sweet fragrance is a lovely acce
-- The Martian volcano Olympus Mons --Olympus Mons is a volcanic mountain on Mars. It is a little under three times as tall as Mount Everest and is the tallest known volcano in the Solar System. - Image Credit: Kees Veenenbos - via Jean-Baptiste Faure