Paliyam Dutch Palace

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The Paliam Palace was once used as the residence of the Paliath Achans, who were the prime ministers to the former Maharajas of the State of Kochi. The architectural style of Paliam Kovilakam is a hybrid of Kerala and Dutch styles. The building features, elaborately carved wooden staircases and balustrades and thick walls with splayed openings. A circulation space runs…


Padmanabhapuram Palace

Padmanabhapuram Palace is a Travancore era palace located in Padmanabhapuram, Kalkulam taluk of Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu. It is also known as Kalkulam Palace. Padmanabhapuram is the former capital city of the erstwhile Hindu Kingdom of Travancore. It is around 20km from Nagercoil, and 60km from Thiruvananthapuram city. The palace is complex inside with an old granite fortress around four…

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