A UNESCO Heritage site accorded its status for outstanding historical and architectural significance. The so-called New Town of Edinburgh is over 250 years old but all descriptions are relative. The name derived from...
Around the world are many ancient structures made from megaliths that are impossible to lift. Some stones are so immense heavy that would take thousands of men to lift. These men were not present.
The question here is did King Arthur really exist? This article is an account of a mysterious true life story where bones were found and discovered in Glastonbury. Why is it mysterious? Well, you will just have to read...
The small town of Dwight, Illinois-- about 75 miles southwest of Chicago—has a number of priceless and fascinating architectural treasures.
The history and styles of museum architecture, from the first museums to today's modern marvels. Explores the different styles of architecture used for museums from the Middle Ages to today.
The first two are combined topics in nature, and these styles were predominant in architecture and design during the late 19th century and early-20th century
Walled Cities Imagine living in a city with over one million people inside four giant walls that run more than 20 miles around! That’s what it was like inside the imperial capital city of Xi’an in 600 CE. At the...
An architectural tour of Chicago's historic Michigan Avenue Hotels. Part One includes the Hilton Chicago, Blackstone, Congress, and Auditorium Building.
The history of the architect and art of Egypt, gives us the glimpses of a civilization which was fully blown. Fifty-three centuries of unbroken history. Egyptians erected and produced beautiful art..
This writer is taking pictures of the river rock home in Southern California. These are in Claremont on north Mountain Ave. I have addition photos on other Hubs. Check them out too.