City of Palaces

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City of Palaces is a traditional nickname for Mexico City, Mexico, because of its many palaces; thus dubbed by Alexander von Humboldt after he visited it in the late 18th century and early 19th century.

City of Palaces may also refer to:

  • Kolkata, West bengal, India, nicknamed City of Palaces because of the British Raj buildings covering the cityscape in the 19th century
  • Mysore, Karnataka, India, nicknamed City of Palaces.