Dikshya Pattnaik

Hi, I'm Dikshya, a mediocre sunset photographer, low-key illustrator, and rom-com lover. I love reading & interior designing (in no particular order), they give me a sense of hope and bring joy. I'm fascinated by flights, landscapes, and accents which makes me realize that I was born in the wrong country. I'm not a people person but I'm a great listener. I love desserts yet can't bake to save my life.

Architecture in Bollywood: An Exclusive Guide to Architecture in Movies

bollywood

Introduction Bollywood is one of the largest production industries in the world. Film location tourism is a serious business in these countries and competition is stiff. Given the way Indian popular cinema is driven by its aspirational qualities, foreign locations add value, many Bollywood movies have been shot abroad with scenic landscapes, monumental sites, and […]

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Norwegian Architecture: An Exclusive Wonderland for Winter Lovers

Norwegian Architecture

Introduction Norwegian Architecture is a mix of many styles, both modern and traditional. There is certainly plenty to absorb in the country both as a tourist and for those who appreciate varied architecture. It has evolved in response to changing economic conditions, technological advances, demographic fluctuations, and cultural shifts. While outside architectural influences are apparent

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Stunning Airport Architecture Around the World

airport architecture

Introduction Operating airports is extremely complicated, with a complex system of aircraft support services, passenger services, and aircraft control services contained within the operation. Thus, airports can be major employers, as well as important hubs for tourism and other kinds of transit. Because they are sites of operation for heavy machinery, several regulations and safety

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Spectacular Train Station Architecture around the World

train station

Train stations are uniquely depicted as romantic places from either books, movies, or tv shows. Perhaps it’s all those tearful goodbyes and joyful reunions, each one subtly different and personal. But behind these emotional scenes lie staggering techniques of design and engineering, which make railway stations among the world’s most intriguing and exceptional buildings. History

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Chicago Architecture: A Fascinating Destination for Cultural Enthusiasts

Chicago Architecture

Introduction The buildings and architecture of Chicago have influenced and reflected the history of American architecture. The man-made environment of Chicago reflects the city’s history and multicultural heritage, featuring prominent buildings in a variety of styles by many important architects. Chicago buildings are noted for their originality rather than their antiquity. Many architects have constructed

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Modern Library Architecture: Types and Examples of Libraries in World

library architecture

The term library is based on the Latin liber for ‘book’ or ‘document’, contained in Latin libraria ‘Collection of books’ and librarium ‘Container for books’. Library architecture has been one of the keystones of the profession since the early days of modernity. It fulfills a special function in society. Library buildings are places of learning,

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Tennessee Architecture- An Exclusive Paradise for Country Lovers

Tennessee Architecture

Introduction Tennessee is a landlocked state in the U.S. South. Its capital, centrally located Nashville, is the heart of the country-music scene, with the long-running Grand Ole Opry, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and a legendary stretch of honky-tonks and dance halls. Tennessee has diverse terrain and landforms, and from east to

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Virginia Architecture: An Exclusive Paradise for History Lovers

Virginia architecture

Introduction Virginia, a southeastern U.S. state, stretches from the Chesapeake Bay to the Appalachian Mountains, with a long Atlantic coastline. It’s one of the 13 original colonies, with historic landmarks including Monticello, founding father Thomas Jefferson’s iconic Charlottesville plantation. The Jamestown Settlement and Colonial Williamsburg are living-history museums reenacting Colonial and Revolutionary-era life.  The area’s

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