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A Shot of Ely

I had a chance to pop in Ely Cathedral today, and take a few photos of different aspects of the building.  Every time I visit I see something that I have missed.   46 more words


Edgy Architecture- Gayton Road Residence By Richard Paxton & Heidi Locher by Iondecorating

Edgy Architecture- Gayton Road Residence by Richard Paxton & Heidi Locher
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Beauty, functionality and a sensitive method to the atmosphere combined into a modern day, edgy architecture house with a great design and style concept. 13 more words

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La Venta 6: Ceremonial Center

The Great Pyramid of La Venta is flanked on both the north and south by large plazas surrounded by raised ceremonial platforms, which today look like hills, bur are all artificial human constructions by the Olmec’s from the early first millennium BC.   53 more words


Unparalleled Art in Architecture - Havelis of Jaisalmer

The unparalleled art in the architecture seen in the Havelis of Jaisalmer mesmerizes and leaves the visitor speechless. The spell cast by the beauty of the walls built with stone is a soothing spell as the soul loses itself in the cool aura of the ancient stones and the mind wanders off into the past – attempting to ‘feel’ the fulfillment of the occupants of these houses and the creators of this stunning beauty. 214 more words


Barcelona, the Gótico

Being a foreigner in the city that has been my home for more than 20 years, still allows me to see things as if I saw them for the first time. This is a privilege!


Golden Dome

The dome of St. Isaac’s Cathedral in St. Petersburg, Russia, gilded with 100 kilograms of gold. During World War II it was painted over in gray to avoid attracting attention from enemy aircraft.   24 more words