10 Amazingly Awesome Old Castles Around The World

Sunday, March 5th, 2017 - Cultural

Castle is firmly set defensive construction. This building has existed since antiquity until today. In medieval Europe, the castle was the most common type of fortress, as the seat of the king, a local ruler. Although designed and built for defensive purposes, today castles look...

15 Astonishing Public Sculptures That Will Amaze You

Sunday, March 5th, 2017 - Cultural

Centuries backwards, great artists have enriched the humanity with outstanding works. Some of them are represented by the art of sculpture. They represent a landmark and cultural heritage of the city in which they are located. Many famous sculptures attract many tourists from all over...

London’s Architectural Styles

Saturday, March 4th, 2017 - Cultural

London plays home to an incredible and eclectic range of architectural styles, formed as the city grew up – its diverse social and cultural evolution reflected in the architectural patterns and designs you can see today. London developed over the years in a much more...

History of Foundation Stones

Saturday, March 4th, 2017 - Cultural

Thousands of years ago men recognised stone as being a superior building material. To this day, countless stone structures, built eons ago, like the pyramids of South America or Egypt, the colossal foundation of Baalbek, or the enigma of England’s own Stone Henge survive as a...

5 of Birmingham’s Best Modern Architectural Designs

Saturday, March 4th, 2017 - Cultural

As the largest and most densely populated English city outside of London, Birmingham unsurprisingly has many fine examples of modern architecture. This diverse city has a long history and Birmingham’s architecture reflects its growth, with beautiful medieval, Jacobean, Georgian, baroque and gothic revival buildings. Nestled...

8 Fantasy Castles In Canada You Probably Didn’t Know About

Friday, March 3rd, 2017 - Cultural

When you think about castles and palaces, Canada is probably not the first country that comes to your mind. Even though it is quite a young country, Canada has had its share of castle building thanks to its membership the Commonwealth of Nations. For a...

The Breathtaking Harbin Opera House in China by MAD Architects

Friday, March 3rd, 2017 - Cultural

Project: Harbin Opera House Architects: MAD Architects Location: Harbin, Heilongjiang, China Area: 850 000 sq ft Year: 2015 Photographs by: Adam Mørk, Iwan Baan Harbin Opera House by MAD Architects © Adam Mørk The northern Chinese city of Harbin is known for its dramatic climate and natural...

7 Castles Around Europe You May Not Have Heard Of

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 - Cultural

When traveling, it’s often better to take the road less traveled. When you visit destinations that aren’t as popular, you’re more likely to have fewer crowds and more affordable prices. This logic applies particularly to tours of Europe. When visiting Europe, make sure you check...

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