Other famous buildings around the world.|
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|Empty warehouse turned into art project.||06/28/2006||418|
|Painted ladies is the collective American vernacular term to describe Victorian houses which are usually painted in a multi-colored pastel scheme, especially in the greater San Francisco area and New Orleans.|
In a more specific sense, "the Painted Ladies" are a row of such houses on Steiner Street, bordering Alamo Square park, in San Francisco. This block appears very f...
|This home belongs to John Symond of Aussie Home Loans. Pls see http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2004/04/03/1080941723972.html?from=storyrhs for a comprehensive story on this amazing home. As at June 18 2006 the home is still not finished. It's been under construction for a few years already.||06/21/2006||2,351|
|Usina do Gasometro, in Porto Alegre, RS - Brazil.||06/20/2006||407|
|Location of the october 1986 summit between Presidents Reagan and Gorbachov.||05/30/2006||705|
Advanced Photon Source
at Argonne National Laboratory)
source : http://www.anl.gov/
Researchers from around the world use Argonne's Advanced Photon Source (APS) to see their experiments through new eyes. Source of the nation's most brilliant X-ray beams for materials science research, the APS is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Ba...
|Mexico City's new central library (grand opening: June 1st, 2006)|
|Hospice Ward at Laguna Honda Hospital|
Page Street Guest House
Opened in 1987, the 5-bed hospice residence is a beautifully restored East Lake Victorian home distinguished by hand-stenciled walls, high ceilings, fireplaces, and a patio/garden. ZHP's trained staff and volunteers provide mindful, compassionate, and comprehensive services that encourage a relatively pr...
|The Villa Savoye is considered by many to be the seminal work of the Swiss modernist architect Le Corbusier. Situated at Poissy, outside of Paris, it is one of the most recognisable architectural presentations of the International Style. Construction was substantially completed ca. 1929. The Villa Savoye was designed as a weekend country house and is situated just outside of the small villag...||05/12/2006||1,144|
|The Twin towers are situated in the left side of the central boulevard of Tirana. They are called Twin Towers by the people.||05/11/2006||838|
|Albanian dictator from 1945 to 1985. Located in Tirana, Albania.|
|Or just "Riget". The biggest hospital in Denmark with 1174 beds, 7000 employees, 70000 patients a year to be hospitalized using 360000 days in bed, 40000 surgeries a year.|
1994-1997 the famous danish director, Lars von Trier, made a horror about the hospital with ghosts, strange people. A must seen.
Stephen King has called it one of the best horor-movie and has wanted to m...
|Raised in Bucharest to commemorate Romania's Great War heros, "Arcul de Triumf" stands about 25 meters high. The first monument, made of wood, was erected on the same spot in 1922, being replaced in 1935 by the actual arch, built in Deva granite, by Architect Petre Antonescu, who is also the father of the Bucharest City Hall. The Triumphal Arch is conceived in classical style, followi...||05/02/2006||611|
|Here you can look at all famous places of Paris.||05/01/2006||732|
|Southend Pier is the town's historical icon as well as being the longest pleasure pier in the world, with its glorious 1.33 miles literally putting Southend on the map as well as into the record books.|
Since it was built in 1830, the Pier has seen both jubilant and troubled times coupled with many changes as it has evolved to meet the trends of the passing decades of the 20th cen...
|The sunsphere was the theme for the 1982 World's Fair. It was featured on the Simpons episode "Bart on the Road". They said it held a vast supply of wigs. Not true. It holds......air and dust. ||04/28/2006||572|
|The building known by Bostonians as the John Hancock Tower, or colloquially, the "New" Hancock Tower, is officially named Hancock Place. It is a 60-story, 790-foot-tall (241 meter) skyscraper designed by I.M. Pei and Henry N. Cobb of the firm of Pei, Cobb and Freed. It was completed in 1976. In 1977 the AIA presented Cobb with a National Honor Award for the John Hancock Tower.|
|Locations of some of Kim Il Sungs monuments, including his birthplace and mausoleum.|
Also located is the Pyongyang amusement park.
|Mole Antonelliana, in Torino. 167.5 meters|
|The Fuggerei in Augsburg is the oldes social homes in the world. They were established 1516 by Jakob Fugger the Rich and was. To live there you must according to J.F.'s rules pray 3 times a day, have lived 2 years i Augsburg, be catholic and not have run into dept by yourself. And it cost today a month 1 Rheinic Gulden (around 1 Euro) just as 1516. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozartz Great Grandfather liv...||04/26/2006||458|
|BEATLES PLACES - by Gabor Peterdi (Hungary)|
A large file with many places related to The Beatles, which I share with the GEH community
|Firestation of the volunteer Fire Brigade in Kelkheim.||04/11/2006||323|
|The Hospital in my hometown of Lom. It is the only hospital in the city, but it is big enough. My house is actually 50 metres from it.||04/06/2006||403|
|The Best and most famous hospital in Bulgaria - Multiprofile Hospital for Active Treatment and Emergency Medicine (MHATEM) "N.I.Pirogov" - http://www.pirogov.net/aboutus_en.htm||04/06/2006||461|
|The Isokon building in Lawn Road, Hampstead, London is a concrete block of 34 flats designed by architect Wells Coates for Jack and Molly Pritchard. They were built between 1933 and 1934 as an experiment in communal living.|
Pre-World War 2 residents included Walter Gropius (German architect and founder of Bauhaus), Marcel Breuer (influential modernist), Agatha Christie and László Moholy-...