Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Tree of Life in Walt Disney World Resort

Centerpiece of Disney’s Animal Kingdom – animal theme park. A sculpted, 44 m high and 15 m wide tree (artificial structure) with 14 stories....

John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

An enormous art museum which was established in 1927 with very rich collections of European and American art. Museum has an extensive collection of...

Lightner Museum

One of two beautiful, neighboring hotel buildings. It was constructed in the Spanish Neo-Renaissance style in 1887. Both buildings represent some of the earliest...

Spaceship Earth in Walt Disney World Resort

Enormous, 18 floors high ball-shaped structure, built in 1982 using numerous innovative technologies. The exposition inside informs about the history of science. Location, GPS coordinates: 28.37533...

Pirate and Treasure Museum in St Augustine

One of the most interesting pirate related museums in the world. Contains one of two remaining authentic Jolly Roger flags in the world, authentic...

Coral Castle

Unusual stone structure, created by Latvian eccentric Edward Leedskalnin (Eduards Liedskalniņš) in the 1920ies. The structure includes stones, each weighing several tons. He built...

Cinderella Castle in Walt Disney World Resort

One of the most iconic buildings in entertainment industry. This structure was built in 1971 and represents a fusion of different fairytale castles –...

Bok Tower and its gardens

Ornate, 62 m tall tower, built in 1929 in Art Deco and Neo-Gothic styles. Around the tower in the 1920ies has been set a...

Tampa Bay Hotel

Historical, pompous hotel building. Built in 1888 – 1891 and marks the beginnings of tourism industry in this part of Florida. Constructed in Moorish...

Villa Zorayda

Private home of Boston millionaire Franklin W. Smith. It was built in 1883 in resemblance to the Alhambra Palace in Granada, Spain. One of...