Tag: Architecture

Vienna Architecture

Vienna, Austria is a rich confection of architecture representing many periods and styles, rangin ...

Colloseum in Rome

The Rome Colosseum was originally known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, and was conceived as a pecul ...

Paris - De Versailles

One of the most visited monuments in France, amongst the three most visited, is the Palace of Ver ...

Prague Lesser Town

The Lesser Town (Mala Strana), also known as the Lesser Quarter, clusters around the foothills of ...

Spanish Steps in Rome

With its characteristic butterfly plan, the Piazza di Spagna is one of the most ...

Vatican Gardens

Tradition says that the site of the Vatican Gardens was spread with earth brought from Golgotha b ...


Paris monuments

The street plan and total urban development of Paris are divided into two parts by the Seine and ...

Fountains in Rome

One of the great things about Rome is its magnificent fountains and they are everywhere - about 2 ...

Rome - ancient buildings

Built by Romans, Roman architecture adopted certain aspects of Ancient Greek architecture, creati ...

Venice - Bovolo House

The Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo, the home of the Contarini family, was built in 1499 by Giovanni ...

Munich Buildings & Architecture

At the center of the city is the Marienplatz - a large open square named after the Mariensäu ...

Paris - Palais de Chaillot

A visit to the Palais de Chaillot provides an excellent view of the Eiffel Tower on the other sid ...

Paris - Atelier Corbusier

The Le Corbusier foundation, housed in the La Roche and Jeanneret villas conserves original work ...

Monuments near the Rome

The area around the city of Rome has lots to offer for furthering your knowledge of this complex ...

Dancing House in Prague

The Dancing House is the nickname given to a building designed by Croatian-born Czech architect V ...

Berlin architecture

With a over a hundred art galleries; a rich history of theatre, cabaret and the performance arts; ...

Venice Canals

The Venetian canals and their gondolas provide one of the world's most romantic experiences. ...

Roman Empire Architecture

Romans were famous for their advancement in architecture and engineering. Before the Romans, the ...