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Too many cooks spoil Greenwich University's £80m new building

Greenwich University’s new campus hides its architectural punch behind a ‘compromise’ beige facade. Unesco guidelines have drowned the design in a vat of heritage syrup. 1,092 more words

Easter Island; the isle of disappearance

Hmm this might really be one of those mysteries that really creates this itch inside my body. It almost uncontrollably guides my hands to a… 438 more words


Ninna-ji Temple

Ninna-ji Temple is located near Ryoan-ji Temple. It has great premises. In the Heian Period, the 58th Emperor Koko ordered the construction of temples on the southern edge of Mt. 246 more words


A Brave Salute
oleh: Danish Munjal

The Lion statue at each entrance of Iconic Borobudur Temple scatter the wave of courage and confidence to every visitor. http://ift.tt/1rEpQs1

Journey to the edge of the world, part 2: Notes from my field trip to St Kilda

Once I had finished my chat with Kevin and my lunch, I set off for the radar station near the island’s highest point. I decided to follow the road having been told that “bonxies” or arctic skuas might attack people on their own especially walking near their nests. 1,254 more words

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Ryoan-ji Temple

Ryoanji was not originally a temple. During the Heian Period, this place was used as a villa of the Tokudaiji Clan. Then, in 1450, Hosokawa Katsumoto who was a leader of a strong military faction at that time acquired this place to use as a Zen training temple. 345 more words


Banteay Srei temple

Banteay Srei temple photo at 8 am complicit picture of attacking tourist.

Banteay Srei temple entrance

Angkor era is best of the script is banteay Srei style .

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