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Castel del Monte is a 13th-century castle situated in the Puglia region of southeast Italy. It was built by the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II during the 1240s. The floor plan is octagonal with eight octagonal towers at each vertex of the main octagon.
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LizzyChrome Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh sweet! That's one awesome looking castle! 
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Gianni36 Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2014
Liz, thanks for writing that here. :)
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LizzyChrome Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
No problem!
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silverwing-sparrow Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2013   Photographer
Wow!
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Gianni36 Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2013
Thank you :rose:
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segura2112 Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012  Student Digital Artist
Beautiful, there can't be too many castles like this. There's something about that say POWER. Thank You
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Gianni36 Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012
You're welcome. Yes, POWER is an unmistakeable impression of this beautiful castle--power befitting the emperor and the church. Thank you for your comment and for adding this piece to your favorites.
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krigl Featured By Owner May 19, 2012
This is the first Italian castle I've seen (aside from those in San Marino)... very interesting structure!

Would you mind if I added a couple of your pictures to our group? [link]
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Gianni36 Featured By Owner May 19, 2012
Thank you for your comment and for adding this to your favorites. I'm happy to have you add any of my pix to your group. :) -Gianni
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krigl Featured By Owner May 20, 2012
Thank you very much!! I'm always looking to increase the diversity on show in our galleries...
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aprmason Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2012
Gianni,

Excellent photo.

Toni.
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Gianni36 Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2012
Toni,
Thank you very much for your kind comment and for faving this piece.
Gianni
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aprmason Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2012
You're welcome.
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CyberWalkyre Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Beautiful!! :)
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Gianni36 Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2012
Thank you very much :) and thanks for faving this piece, too. -Gianni
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GladiatorRomanus Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
One of the most beautiful castles of Italy!
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Gianni36 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2012
D'accordo. Thanks for your comment and for faving this piece. -Gianni
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Erael71 Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Wonderful shot.
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Gianni36 Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2012
Thank you very much. :)
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RedSuzanne Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Gorgeous take of it as well! Well done!!
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Gianni36 Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2012
Thank you for your kind comment. :)
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RedSuzanne Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
My pleasure. I remember seeing this as a kid years ago.. It looks better here..LOL.
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Gianni36 Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2012
Thank you, Red. :rose: When I saw this place I felt that it would make a strong photo. This seemed to be the best of many shots taken. Thanks for adding it to your favorites. -Gianni
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RedSuzanne Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
An honour, Gianni.
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Gianni36 Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2012
It's my honor to be faved by a beautiful and sexy woman. :rose:
-respectfully G
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RedSuzanne Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Oh.. You are too kind.. Thank you so much.
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