Monday, December 9, 2019

Russian Bishop’s House

A well preserved and restored example of Russian colonial architecture. Russian Bishop's House is a two floor wooden building and was constructed in 1842...

Drayton Hall

The oldest unrestored plantation house in the United States. It as built sometimes around 1738 in the Palladian style. Now it serves as a...

Aiken-Rhett House

Historical city house, which was built in 1820 by the merchant John Robinson, one of the best-preserved townhouse complexes in the United States. It...

Old Slave Mart in Charleston

One of the last slave auction galleries in the United States. This historic building was constructed in 1859 and slaves were sold here until...

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya

Main museum in this part of India with very rich collections telling about the history and nature of India. Located in gorgeous Indo-Saracenic building,...

House of Columbus in Vila Baleira

A house where Christopher Columbus and his wife lived at the end of the 15th century, before Columbus discovered America. Now here is a...

Akureyri Botanical Gardens

One of northernmost botanical gardens in the world, established in 1912. Botanical garden aims to select plants suitable for Iceland. Location, GPS coordinates: 65.6753 N 18.0936...

Mahasthangarh

True wonder of the ancient past of Bangladesh is Mahasthangarh. This enormous city was founded at 300 BC or even earlier and served as...

Hagia Sophia

One of the most daring buildings in the history of construction is Hagia Sophia - world's largest church for almost one millenia. This building...

Joya de Cerén (Joya de Ceren)

Many centuries ago the Mayan village, now called Joya de Ceren, experienced sudden disaster - the eruption of nearby Loma volcano covered the village...