Sunday, January 20, 2008

Location : Thiruvananthapuram


Situated on a hillock in the museum compound in Thiruvananthapuram, the capital city.

This imposing, fine-looking mansion of the Travancore Rajas is a stunning piece of architectural excellence of yore.

At night, when the palace premise is lit up, the gabled, pagoda style red brick structure comes alive, bringing to mind the majesty and gallantry of kings Inside one can see large crystal chandeliers and exquisite pieces of royal furniture.