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Architecture



Gran Torre Santiago: Tallest Building in Latin America Gran Torre Santiago: Tallest Building in Latin America


Gran Torre Santiago (Grand Santiago Tower in English) which was previously known as Torre Gran Costanera is a 64-story tall skyscraper located in the capital of Chile, Santiago. The building is currently the tallest in Latin America. The construction of the building began in the year 2006. The building is still under construction as of…
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Of Opulence and Finery: Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna Of Opulence and Finery: Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna


Are you dying to relive the moment James Bond and Kara ride through the magnificent gardens in The Living Daylights or Sophia Loren’s A Breath of Scandal? All you need to do is kill a day at the breathtakingly opulent Schönbrunn Palace in Austria’s capital, Vienna. It’s history and culture galore at this 1441 room…
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AJMER: LAND OF FAITH AJMER: LAND OF FAITH


  Ajmer known for its various religious beliefs, faiths and culture is located in the royal state of Rajasthan, India. Centuries back Ajmer was also known as Ajaymeru and now formerly known as Ajmere. Ajmer is also one of the pilgrimage place with great importance for Muslims as the famous tomb of Sufi saint Khawaja…
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A groundbreaking skyscraper – Flatiron building A groundbreaking skyscraper – Flatiron building


Flatiron building is situated at 175 Avenue in the borough of Manhattan, New York and is commonly referred to as Fuller building and a groundbreaking skyscraper. The building was designed by Daniel Burnham from Chicago who fashioned it in beaux-arts style. The architecture of the building symbolizes the conception of Chicago school like a classical…
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Of Love and Lore: Galata Tower, Turkey Of Love and Lore: Galata Tower, Turkey


Istanbul is the city where state of the art meets the conventional world. This is the place where the flavours of the two largest continents, Asia and Europe merge to create a unique and exotic world altogether. Beating the City of Love, Paris to the top spot for the Travellers Choice Destination awards, Istanbul is…
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