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My Favourite Styles: Second Empire

This is one of those chicken and the egg conundrums. Do I like Paris because I like the Second Empire style or do I like the Second Empire style because I like Paris? 579 more words



If there is one word that I could use for Mexico it would be: Bright.

One of the couples in the neighborhood had beautiful murals done on the outside of their casa. 12 more words

Orangery at Trelissick

Wandering around Trelissick Gardens (Cornwall) ┬áin the springtime I came across the house (now open to the public) and this fabulous orangery. Those of you who follow my… 116 more words


Know your architectural styles- Gothic

The easiest to differentiate among all the architectural styles, Gothic architecture manifests itself in grandiose churches and imposing castles across the length and breadth of Europe. 193 more words