Tag Archives: architecture

27 of the Coolest Benches From Around the World

Benches…public benches. Doesn’t exactly scream excitement, does it? Usually, the answer is a resounding NO, but the benches you are about to see today are no ordinary benches. They’re actually works of art! Thanks to many talented artists and architects from all around the world, people can sit in some of the coolest benches ever… Read More »

Just a Short Walk Through These Woods, And You’ll Think You’re In Some Magical, Enchanted Forest

If you happen to take a trip to France anytime soon, make sure you check out these enchanted forests. La Colle sur Loup and Mougins in Southern France are amazing forests you can walk through…but they’re not your typical forests. Spencer Byles, the mastermind behind these forests, used sustainable and bio-degradable materials to transform ordinary… Read More »

Sweden Has Opened Its Doors For This Year’s IceHotel Exhibit. And You Can Actually Stay in These Icy Places!

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the IceHotel art exhibit in Sweden. Each year, in the town of Jukkasjärvi, artists and architects work together to build some of the most beautiful ice hotels in the world. Complete with suites and lobbies, these ice hotels are pretty cool…literally! And the best part? Visitors are welcome… Read More »

21 Ice Sculptures That Are Actually Just Incredibly Amazing Works of Art

These ice sculptors are immensely talented – just check out some of their incredible work! Mama bear and cub Russian landmarks Sea turtles The great wall of ice Warrior in battle A blowfish Geisha A woman removing her mask Abstract art An eagle Baby fox riding on its mother’s back Big bird Chess board Chinese… Read More »

No, This is Not Photoshoped. These 15 Buildings Are REAL and Standing. WHOA!

Architects love to use their imagination and creativity, and nothing screams that like these next buildings. #1. South Korea #2. Sydney, Australia #3. Terfens, Austria #4. Vienna, Austria #5. Windsor, England #6. Wolverhampton, England #7. Abu Dhabi #8. Alberta, Canada #9. Gangwha Island, Korea #10. Malmo, Sweden #11. Margate in Kent, UK #12. Prague, Czech… Read More »

These Colorful Buildings From Around the World Will Really Brighten Up Your Day

Anything bright and colorful brings out the best in people, so here are beautiful and colorful buildings and homes from around the world! Madrid, Spain Mykonos, Greece Neal’s Yard, London Rainbow House, Brooklyn Rainbow House, USA Ramenskoye, Russia Rio de Janeiro, Brazil San Francisco Singapore Venezuela Vilnius, Lithuania Wall that plays music while it rains… Read More »

Winning Photos of the 2014 Architectural Photography Awards Are Spectacular!

Architects can design beautiful buildings, but once they’re finished, who’s going to capture their beauty? That’s where these photographers come in! Winner of the 2014 Architectural Photography Awards The Runner Ups Absolutely beautiful photography! Don’t forget to share on Facebook by clicking the button below:)

21 Amazing & Unique Staircases That Will Actually Make You Want to Climb Stairs

These are the types of stairs that you wouldn’t mind climbing!. #1. Timber Stripe Staircase #2. Tree Banister #3. Tree Stairs #4. Understairs Space #5. Vivid Staircase #6. Workplace Stairs #7. Abstract Staircase #8. Bookcase Staircase #9. Floating Stairs #10. Flower Petal Staircase #11. Hanging Stairs #12. La Maison Unique Stairs #13. Lacey Staircase #14.… Read More »

29 of the World’s Most Beautiful Bridges. You’ll Definitely Want to Check These Out

Bridges are and always have been feats of engineering. These next bridges are that and so much more. #1. Rainbow Bridge, Taiwan #2. Rakotzbrucke, Germany #3. Sahara Bridge, Yemen #4. San Juan de Gastelugatxe, Spain #5. Tbilisi Glass Bridge, Georgia #6. Tree Root Bridge, India #7. Ancient Bridge, Southern France #8. Animal Crossing Bridge, Netherlands… Read More »

Think Churches All Look the Same? Think Again. 14 of the Strangest Churches From Around the World

These churches are the weirdest you’ve ever seen. #1. Salt Cathedral, Zipaquira, Colombia #2. Snow Church, Mitterfirmiansreut, Germany #3. St. Gildas Bieuzy Les Eaux, Brittany, France #4. St. Vladimir, Volgograd, Russia #5. Abondantus Gigantus The Lego Church, Enschende, Netherlands – Okay, so not an actual church, but still cool! #6. Biete Ghiorgis, Lalibela, Ethiopia #7.… Read More »

9 Hauntingly Beautiful Abandoned Castles That’ll Blow You Away

Even though these castles are now abandoned, they’re still hauntingly beautiful. #1. Eilean Donan, Scotland #2. Hammershus Castle, Denmark #3. Kenilworth Castle, England #4. Leap Castle, Ireland #5. Ross Castle, Ireland #6. Bannerman Castle, New York #7. Chateau Miranda, Belgium #8. Clonony Castle, Ireland #9. Cloughanover Castle, Ireland It’s crazy to believe that all of… Read More »

Here Are 28 of the Ugliest Buildings in the World…According to Most People

It’s true what they say: beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Well in MY eyes, and so many others’ out there, we believe that these next 28 buildings are just about the ugliest buildings in the world. Don’t believe me? Just take a look! #1. Strate SE1 in Elephant and Castle, London, England… Read More »

OMG…This is THE Place to Be – Welcome Back to Your Childhood!

Even though you might be an adult now, your inner child is still there yearning for just a few moments of innocence. Enter this amazing treehouse – it’s everything you AND your inner child have been waiting for. With its sleek design, modern interior, and totally awesome surroundings, it’s everything you need for a relaxing… Read More »

18 Places That You Probably Thought Were Boring But Are Definitely NOT

Libraries aren’t just dark, quiet places to study in. They can be magnificent works of art and ingenious architectural structures. These next libraries are opulent, beautiful, and just drop dead gorgeous. #1. Zurich B2 Boutique Hotel #2. Admont Abbey Library #3. Beinecke Library #4. George Peabody Library #5. Iowa State Capital Library #6. Melk Abbey… Read More »

33 of the Most Bizarre & Intricate Buildings in the World

These next structures will simply blow your mind! From all around the world, these building were made to create a buzz! #1. The National Library in Minsk, Belarus #2. Wonderworks in Pigeon Force, US #3. Wooden Gagster House in Archangelsk, Russia #4. Atlantis in Dubai, UAE #5. Atomium in Brussels, Belgium #6. Biblioteca Alexandrina in… Read More »