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Bellver Castle

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The Bellver Castle is a circular Gothic-style castle built between 1300 and 1310.

The castle stands 3 km from Palma's city centre and 112.0 m above sea level. Construction started at the beginning of the 14th century on orders of Jaime II, King of Majorca. The castle was residential and defensive.

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A: Mallorca, Palma, Burg Bellver

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B: Bellver2

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C: Bellver Castle Courtyard

by Paul Miller, 30 meters away

Bellver Castle Courtyard

D: Bellver Castle - The only circular castle in Europe

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E: Bellver Castle Courtyard

by Paul Miller, 40 meters away

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Bellver Castle Courtyard

F: Bellver Room

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G: Bellver Rooftop

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H: Bellver Exhibition Room

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