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8 Historic Facts about the Palais de Chaillot

When you climb to one of the upper levels of the most famous tower in the world, then this is the most notable building when you look down. The Eiffel Tower is the most prominent landmark in Paris and provides amazing views of the city, including that of a complex of buildings across the Seine …

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8 Stunning Facts about the Port of Liverpool Building

The fifth-largest metropolitan area in the United Kingdom is home to some of the most stunning buildings in the country. This includes this fantastic example of Baroque Revival architecture that stands majestically at a popular riverside location in the city. This famous landmark in Liverpool is one of the so-called “Three Graces” and has become …

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Top 10 Famous Baroque Revival Buildings

Several types of revival architecture emerged in the 19th century, and this makes it all the most remarkable that this particular type was only developed in its final decades. Baroque architecture was the most popular style in Europe from the early 17th to the mid-18th century and eventually spread all around the world. Defined by …

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Top 10 Famous Buildings in Lille

Lille is a charming city located in the North of France, known for its rich history, cultural heritage, and picturesque architecture. The city’s Old Town is a maze of narrow streets and charming squares, lined with historic buildings and monuments. Its history dates back to Roman times when the city was founded as a military …

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8 Interesting Facts about the Galeries Lafayette

The flagship store of the biggest upscale department store chain in Europe is located in one of the most stunning buildings in Paris. The Galeries Lafayette in the French capital is just one of 65 branches of this popular store and is definitely the most impressive one. You don’t have to actually buy stuff to …

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8 Interesting Facts about Hallgrímskirkja in Reykjavik

Iceland surely isn’t known for its monumental buildings but rather for its incredible wealth of natural wonders. That makes picking a feat of architecture that stands out pretty easy, especially considering the fact that this building in Reykjavik is extremely distinctive. This famous church is one of the tallest buildings in the country and can …

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8 Wonderful Facts about Saint-Nicholas Church in Ghent

It’s no exaggeration when I say that the city of Ghent in modern-day Belgium had the most impressive skyline in the world during the Middle Ages. That’s because 3 major buildings in Ghent are lined up in the city center, Saint Bavo’s Cathedral, the Belfry of Ghent, and the fascinating church you’ll discover in this …

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Top 10 Famous Buildings in Cologne

The 4th-largest city in Germany is home to some of the country’s most fascinating landmarks, including a magnificent cathedral that took 632 years to complete. Cologne is a large city in the southern part of the Ruhr, the largest urban area in Germany. This densely populated region is located in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia …

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8 Stunning Facts about the Copenhagen Opera House

Some of the most beautiful landmarks in numerous city’s around the world are opera houses, and this is certainly the case in the Danish capital. Like the Palais Garnier in Paris or the Sydney Opera House, the main opera house in Copenhagen has become one of the most stunning buildings in the city. This striking …

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