Friday, July 24, 2009

Photo Set of Amazing Homes of World Leaders

How would you like to live in the White House? See photo set of amazing homes of world leaders, some of which are modern, stunning and breath taking.

Alpine Retreat - The ruling prince of Liechtenstein lives in Vaduz Castle, nestled beautifully into the Alps.

Sea Views - This one caught Grace Kelly's eye: The Princes Palace in Monaco is set on a rocky hillside overlooking the dramatic coast.

Cool Off - The residence of Iceland's president is pictured here alongside a chapel and the official meeting house, and is situated just outside the capital Reykjavik.

Camelot - The White House has been the residence of US Presidents since John Adams took office in the 18th century.

Modern Arts - This stunning building, Palácio da Alvorada, was recently renovated and is home to the Brazilian President.

City Slicker - Does this historic Parisian townhouse take your fancy? The Elysee Palace in Paris is currently home to President Sarkozy.

Secret City - Home to the Pope, Vatican City offers an enormous array of art and architecture - and all within a manageable walking distance.

Pristine Palace - How would you like this for a backyard? The Grand Kremlin Palace, seen with the green roof at the center of the photo, is the official ceremonial residence of Russian President Medvedev. Steeped in history, the palace is set among the picturesque Kremlin complex.

Quake Proof - The Japanese Prime Minister lives in this ultra-modern glass-covered building, built in 2002 to the tune of $332m. Comes complete with pyramid roof and two helipads. Look ugly but practical.

London Calling - Home of British Prime Minister, located at city center location of 10 Downing Street, London.

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* Top 9 World's Biggest Castles And Palaces


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