Other famous buildings around the world.|
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|This is the house outside Zürich where people who are terminal ill comes to die by assist.|
Dignitas is a Swiss group that helps those with terminal illness and severe physical and mental illnesses to die assisted by qualified doctors and nurses. They have helped over 1000 people die in suicide clinics in Zurich. Additionally, they provide assisted suicide for people provided that...
|The Evangelic Hospital in Vienna|
Evangelisches Krankenhaus Wien
|This layer shows the oldest building on each of the continants.||02/28/2013||518|
|Noor Mahal is one of the hidden gems of Bahawalpur, Pakistan. The building was declared a “protected monument” in September 2001 by the Government of Pakistan's Department of Archeology, and it is now open for general visitors, students trips and other interested persons. It was built in 1872 like an Italian chateau on neoclassical lines, at a time when modernism had set in. It belonged to the ...||05/28/2011||572|
|Seshadri Iyer memorial hall is also a State Central Library located at Cubbon Park, Bangaluru, Karnataka, India. It was built in 1915 AD in a classic European style with Tuscan and Carinthian columns, in honour of Sir K.Seshadri Iyer who was Dewan of Mysore State from 1883 to 1901, is an impressive red building with gables. It houses the Seshadri Memorial library.The memorial building is enscon...||05/28/2011||573|
|In April 1995 ACROS Fukuoka opened in Tenjin - the middle of Fukuoka City - as a center of international, cultural and information exchange.|
As a pioneer of ecological architecture, it has become a new landmark of Fukuoka, enchanting many with its green step garden exterior – standing like a lush green mountain.
The interior features a huge exhilarating atrium, as well as a number...
|The only casino in Texas.||07/01/2010||554|
|The tallest building in the world, which opened on January 4, 2010.||01/05/2010||21,814|
|The Tränenpalast (eng. "Palace of Tears") is the Berlin colloquialism for the former border crossing station at the Berlin Friedrichstrasse railway station. The name comes from the many tearful "Good-Bye's" that took place in front of the building, where visiting citizens of the divided city had to say farewell to their East-German relatives that were not permitted to travel to the Western part...||11/11/2009||351|
|A Brasileira (Portuguese for "The Brazilian Woman") is one of the oldest and most famous cafés in Braga. It is located on the Largo Barão de São Martinho, in the historic city (centro).|
A Brasileira was opened by Adolpho de Azevedo on 17 March 1907 as a shop selling "genuine Brazilian coffee"
It is a popular tourist destination.
|(portuguese: Arco da Porta Nova) is an arch in Sé, Braga, Portugal.|
The arch decorates the western gate of the medieval wall. It was opened in 1512 and was the place where the keys of the city were given.
The actual arch is a combination of baroque and neoclassic styles, was designed by architect André Soares and built in 1772 - 1773.
|(Portuguese: Torre Vasco da Gama) is a 145 m/476 ft-high lattice tower in Lisbon, Portugal, built over the Tagus river. |
It is named after Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama, who was the first European to arrive in India by sail, in 1498.
The architects of the tower were Leonor Janeiro, Nick Jacobs and SOM (Skidmore, Owings and Merrill).
The steel structure, represe...
|Haus der Deutschen Kunst in Munich was the art museum of Nazi-Germany. Only art granted by Hitler was shown here.|
Today it's discothek and night club P1. A place where rich and famous people of Munich meet.
|This was the main bicycle shop of the Wright Brothers. Some say the fourth, others the fifth. The brothers opened two in the year 1895. this one and a branch store at 23 West Second Street. The branch store was closed in 1896, the main in 1897. |
|A solar house in Freiburg that produces more energy than it consumes.||06/28/2009||417|
|A building on the sea called Johnson South Reef or Chigua Reef is a reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. It is contiguous with Vietnam-occupied Collins Reef which lies 4 miles (6 km) away northwest. Naturally above water only at low tide, but some sources say that many rocks are above water at high tide. This is the site of Johnson South Reef Skirmish in 1988, fought by China and...||02/14/2009||813|
|Sun Studio was opened by rock pioneer Sam Phillips at 706 Union Avenue in Memphis, Tennessee, on January 3, 1950. It was originally called Memphis Recording Service, sharing the same building with the Sun Records label business. Reputedly the first rock-and-roll single, Jackie Brenston and his Delta Cats' "Rocket 88" was recorded there in 1951 with song composer Ike Turner on keyboards, leading...||01/31/2009||1,240|
|Built by Dan Maddox in 1957, RCA Records Studio B was constructed at the request of Chet Atkins and Steve Sholes to facilitate the needs of RCA Victor Records and other record labels. According to Chet Atkins in his autobiography, the plans for the studio were drawn up on a napkin by Bill Miltenburg, RCA's chief engineer and recording manager.|
Construction took 4 months, and the ...
|When an incineration plant becomes an Art masterpiece.|
Ordered by the Osaka municipal Government, Osaka, Japan, built on an artificial island of the Osaka Bay and inaugurated in 2000.
This building is a creation of the Austrian ecologist architect and painter: Friedensreich Hundertwasser.(1928-2000)
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|The Sofia Public Mineral Baths (Bulgarian: Софийска градска минерална баня, Sofiyska gradska mineralna banya) or the Central Mineral Baths (Централна мин
|Murderer Peter Tobin killed schoolgirl Vicki Hamilton and buried her remains in the rear garden here at 50 Irvine Drive in Margate.||01/02/2009||427|
|The project is designed by Canadian architect Carlos Ott/PPA. |
The Henan Art Center is a curvilinear and dynamic structure, that conveys to the outside the cultural, artistic, musical and theatrical activities of the inside halls.The Art Center has been designed with an asymmetric configuration on a symmetrical scheme with it axis perpendicular to the Central Lake shore.
|The Sam Kee Building is located at 8 West Pender Street in Vancouver, British Columbia and is noteworthy for being the narrowest commercial building in the world. It holds it's record by both the Guinness World Records and Ripley's Believ It or Not. It is 4'11" at its base and 6' wide on the second floor.|
|Here is the exact location where the "House if Horror" stood. Its a patheway now.||12/19/2008||475|
|Gala ritual palace(soviet-style wedding palace)in Tbilisi is a unique design architecture.It is a place which people get Soviet marriage. ||11/14/2008||402|