Category: ARCHITECTURE

Mar 10, 2016

17th Century Romanian Salt Mine Gets Converted Into Wild Tourist Attraction

17th Century Romanian Salt Mine Gets Converted Into Wild Tourist Attraction

It’s like stepping into another world

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Mar 1, 2016

Picture of the Day: A Transparent Pool in Thailand

Picture of the Day: A Transparent Pool in Thailand

Stunning transparent pool at the Tubkaak Boutique Resort in Krabi, Thailand. The infinity-edge pool features an acrylic panel that forms the outward-facing wall

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Feb 25, 2016

Picture of the Day: Neuschwanstein Castle circa 1900, 10 Years After It Was Built

Picture of the Day: Neuschwanstein Castle circa 1900, 10 Years After It Was Built

A photochrom print of Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria, Germany; taken as few as ten years after the completion of the castle

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Feb 24, 2016

15 Finalists from Smithsonian’s 13th Annual Photo Contest

15 Finalists from Smithsonian’s 13th Annual Photo Contest

Smithsonian announces the 70 finalists for their 13th annual photo contest, selected from over 46,000 submissions in 168 countries and territories

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Feb 19, 2016

Picture of the Day: Radhuset Station, Stockholm

Picture of the Day: Radhuset Station, Stockholm

Like other stations on the Stockholm metro, it uses organic architecture, which leaves the bedrock exposed and unsculptured

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Feb 17, 2016

Picture of the Day: The Long Room, Trinity College Library, Dublin

Picture of the Day: The Long Room, Trinity College Library, Dublin

At nearly 65 meters in length (213 ft), it is filled with over 200,000 of the library’s oldest books

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Feb 15, 2016

Museum Recreates Van Gogh’s Bedroom Painting and Puts it on Airbnb

Museum Recreates Van Gogh’s Bedroom Painting and Puts it on Airbnb

The Art Institute of Chicago recreates Van Gogh’s famous ‘Bedroom’ painting, making the room available for rent on Airbnb for only US$10 a night

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