7. Potala Palace
Potala Palace is a majestic, imposing structure in Lhasa, Tibet. Until 1959, it was the home of the Dalai Lamas of Tibet, from the 5th Dalai Lama to the 14th. Today, the palace is a museum. Potala Palace is impressive in its scale, housing over 1,000 rooms and 10,000 shrines.