Amer Fort located in Rajasthan, India was built by Raja Man Singh. The aesthetic ambiance of this formidable fort is seen within its walls on a four level layout plan (each with a courtyard) in a well turned out opulent palace complex built with red sandstone and marble consisting of the Diwan-e-Aam or the 'Hall of Public Audience', the Diwan-e-Khas or the 'Hall of Private Audience'and the Sheesh Mahal (mirror palace) or Jai Mandir.
Merv is the oldest and best-preserved of the oasis-cities along the Silk Route in Central Asia. The remains in this vast oasis span years of human history. A number of monuments are still visible, particularly from the last two millennia.
Pismis located at the core of small open star cluster Pismis can be seen in this image provided by NASA and ESA. The star cluster Pismis 24 lies in the core of the large emission nebula NGC 6357 that extends on the arm of the Sagittarius constellation.