Famous or noteworthy buildings|
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|A yurt in the Gobie desert.||11/23/2006||691|
|The Westhafen Tower in Offenbach while being built. Both under construction and when finished is it impressive. A picture of the tower up close and a view from the oppositeshore are included.|
Nice duel language (German/English) website here: http://www.westhafentower.com/
|the french cultural center||11/21/2006||618|
|It's the latest style in homebuilding..building houses in the water...||11/07/2006||861|
|Antigone a keylike building located in Montpellier,France. Built by the famous Spanish architect Ricardo Bofill||10/20/2006||445|
|Not sure what this houses, but it sure has a futuristic look.||10/16/2006||1,136|
|View of the building with the interior schulpture visible through the glass panels.||10/14/2006||446|
|An important British library, which serves the city and the region, and one of the largest outside London, it has an extensive collection of books for lending and for reference, as befits a major university city. It also houses audio-visual material and exhibitions.|
Manchester had been the first local authority in Britain to introduce a public lending and reference library, under powers ...
|Just my house :-)||10/02/2006||530|
|CCTV's new 550,000 square meter headquarters, to be completed for the Beijing Olympics in 2008, will be among the first of 300 towers to be constructed in Beijing's new Central Business District.|
As part of an international architectural competition organized by the Beijing International Tendering Co., the Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) was awarded the contract on Dec...
|Couldn't find much on it, but it appears to be some sort of exhibition area (that you can rent?). If anybody in Romania could fill me in, that would be helpful.|
http://www.romexpo.org/ (Not English)
|This building is under construction||09/06/2006||482|
|Be prepared to wait a lot in this office !||07/02/2006||642|
|A fancy, high-res house on the outskirts of Cape Town. Shows the dfference in living that still exists between white and black people.||06/21/2006||586|
|Factory and test circuit of KIA Motors in Kooni, South Korea||06/20/2006||500|
|Some placemarks in Kigali, capital of Rwanda. Including the Presidents Residence, some embassies and the famous "Hotel Rwanda". Feel free to add some comment or correct the information. I have been there in 2003 - so my memories are perhaps a little outdated...||06/16/2006||651|
|Caravanserail Kusadasi Turkey||06/15/2006||629|
|This is La Maison de l'UNESCO in Paris, France.||06/15/2006||404|
An off-Strip property, the Palace Station has been serving locals and tourists with great food, lounge entertainment and affordable rooms.
Originally the Bingo Palace, the Palace Station paved the way for the rest of the Station Casinos: The acclaimed Sunset, Texas, Santa Fe and Boulder Station hotels wouldn't exist if not for the dazzling success of this establishment. A...
|Las Vegas location of IHOP - International House of Pancakes. Official website here.||06/06/2006||398|
|A McDonalds In Vegas. The big "M" sign is very clear, especially its shadow.||06/04/2006||441|
|Help Keeping Manchester A Safer Place||05/16/2006||672|
|Miamis Network Access Point |
Biggest Internet-Hub in the World.
|Village of Peace is situated in the slope of Taraboshi mountain near the Lake of Shkodra. The village has been constructed after the crisis in Kosova. It serves as shelter for the less protected people and those with social problems. The houses of the "village of peace" are constructed with wood.||05/14/2006||676|
|This location is on the M62 motorway in England. The story goes that the motorway was originally planned to pass directly through the farm house. The owner wasnt, shall we say, impressed at this and decided to fight it out. After many months of "discussion" no agreement was reached so the motorway planners built around the farmhouse. What you see on the placemark is the east and west bound ...||05/12/2006||729|