The Dar al-Hajar (Rock Palace) is perched atop a rock pinnacle at the Wadi Dhahr Valley, north of the capital Sana’a, Yemen, on 09 August 2011. The historical five-storey palace was built by Yemen’s ruler Imam Mansour Ali Bin Mehdi Abbas in 1786 AD. In the 1930s, the late Yemeni monarch Imam Yahya Hameed Al-Din added the upper story and annexes and used it as his summer residence.
Dunluce Castle on the Antrim Coast in Northern Ireland is about a 40 minute drive from the city of Derry and close to the popular tourist towns of Portstewart and Portrush. Other nearby visitor attractions include the Giant's Causeway and the Bushmills Distillery.
✮ Mexico, Quintana Roo, Tulum, the Mayan ruins of Tulum, El Castillo (the Castle), stairway leading to the beach