City Architecture

European Cities: Architecturally Significant and Beautiful Cities of Europe

European Cities

Paris, France Between 1853 and 1870, Baron Georges-Eugene Haussmann reconstructed Paris, making it one of the best-planned cities in the world. New building facades, public parks, sewers and waterworks, city services, and public monuments, among other urban planning elements, were inserted into the existing European cities. It is the birthplace of the Gothic style and […]

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Megacity Singapore- A Fascinating Dream of Planner or Gleaming Dystopia?

Megacity

About Singapore is a sunny, tropical islet in Southeast Asia, off the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula. Singapore is a megacity, a nation, and a state. It’s about 275 square country miles, lower than the State of Rhode Island, and inhabited by five million people from four major communities; Chinese (maturity), Malay, Indian and

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Architecture Of Aarhus: A Magnificent City In Denmark

Architecture Of Aarhus

If the Architecture of Aarhus isn’t already on your radar, it should be. Aarhus, a design lover’s oasis with historical buildings dating back to the 18th century, midcentury modern architecture, independent boutiques selling goods by local makers, and a massive new waterfront neighbourhood anchored by futuristic apartment buildings, was founded by the Vikings around 1,000

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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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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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