This fascinating 5th-century palace is built atop a great rock and accessed via a stairway flanked by giant lion paws. Halfway up are frescoes of bare-breasted maidens and at the top are gardens and f

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Title
Sigiriya (Sri Lanka)
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 26, 2021