Take a tour of The Alcázar of Segovia in Spain – part of the World’s Greatest Attractions series by GeoBeats.
Spain, a mighty, ship-like palace towers above the landscape.
Segovia's Alcazar has over a thousand years of history.
The current structure was designed in the 12th century.
The castle served as a royal palace until the 17th century.
It later became a prison, and then an artillery school.
The ornately decorated Alcazar houses many halls of art and military memorabilia.