Fosun Foundation in Shanghai: This Beautiful Moving Building Is Inspired by Chinese Theatre
The Fosun Foundation at the Bund Finance Center in Shanghai is a moving building, and the innovative structure is inspired by Chinese theatres.
St Mary's Basilica, Krakow, Poland. The Altarpiece of Veit Stoss also St. Mary's Altar, is the largest Gothic altarpiece in the World and a national treasure of Poland.
The Roman Catholic Church of St Giles in Cheadle, Staffordshire, is reckoned to be Augustus Pugin's masterpiece. It is simply the most ornate church that I have ever seen in the United Kingdom. In 1840 the celebrated architect Augustus Pugin (who designed much of the Houses of Parliament) was commissioned by John Talbot, the 16th Earl of Shrewsbury, to design and build a Roman Catholic church “that would have no rival”. The earl placed unlimited means at Pugin’s disposal. Known as Pugin’s…
Heiligenblut 06 Oct 2008
Another shot from last year! We love to visit the Großglockner Hochalpenstraße and Heiligenblut. It is such a pretty place and this church gets my vote for the prettiest church in the world, set in the most amazing scenery and over-shadowed by the mighty Großglockner itself.
5 Magnificent English Mosques
Here we highlight five buildings that reveal the fascinating history and variety of mosques in England.