Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Architectural wonders

Wonders - man made structures and grand artworks.

Abandoned cities and towns

Outstanding abandoned cities and towns around the world Here are selected some of the most impressive and interesting abandoned cities and towns of the the...

Cities and towns

Outstanding cities and towns around the world Here are selected more than 60 most impressive and interesting cities and towns in the world. These cities...

Christ Church Cathedral in Stanley

The southernmost Anglican cathedral is Christ Church Cathedral in Stanley, Falkland Islands. This brick and stone building was designed by Sir Arthur Blomfield and...

Ha’amonga ‘a Maui (Trilithon) and ‘esi Maka Fa’akinanga

One of the most unusual megalithic monuments in Pacific is Ha'amonga 'a Maui in Tonga. It has no analogues regarding its construction, shape and...

Basilica of St. Peter Chanel in Poi

Towering high above the idyllic Poi village, stands the unusual Poi basilica. This enormous pilgrimage church was built to commemorate the only Catholic martyr...

10 most amazing ancient rock-cut temples in India

The historical rock cut architecture of India is of unprecedented richness and variety. Several of rock-cut temples in India belong to the most amazing...

Pancha Rathas, Mahabalipuram

Pancha Rathas are some of the most surprising structures not only in Mahabalipuram but in the whole Southern India. This group of ornate, monolithic...

Masroor Rock Cut Temples (Masrur Temples)

Undeservedly little known wonder of Himalayas is an amazing temple complex - Masroor Temples. Surprisingly little is known about these unique structures, hewn more...

Saint Basil’s Cathedral, Moscow

One of the visually most surprising buildings in the world is Saint Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow, Russia. This amazing church was built 450 years...

St. Etienne Cathedral, Meaux

Meaux Cathedral is an interesting example of the eternal battle between the aspirations for pure beauty and the sad and often tragic reality, preventing...