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Old July 26th, 2010, 06:40 PM   #1
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Architecture of Your City



The English word Kiosk comes from the Persian Kushk:



























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Old July 26th, 2010, 06:49 PM   #3
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Old July 26th, 2010, 07:08 PM   #4
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^Nice pictures. But they don't mean anything to me. Could you please explain something of these types of architecture? What are you showing us?
As I said those are mostly Kushk (English Kiosk), a separated mansion which is open on some or all sides.
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Old July 26th, 2010, 07:29 PM   #5
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Rome


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Baroque architecture

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Old July 26th, 2010, 07:36 PM   #6
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Pincio, that is an awesome post! Thank you for sharing.

Spliff Fairy or Jaeger, please do something similar for London.
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Old July 27th, 2010, 03:53 PM   #7
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Rome is amazing, what city could possibly beat that?

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Spliff Fairy or Jaeger, please do something similar for London.
That would be cool! London is possibly the most architecturally diverse city in the world.
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Old July 27th, 2010, 09:29 PM   #8
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Rome is amazing, what city could possibly beat that?
Tehran

Just look at different churches in this city.

Assyrian Architecture:



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Old July 27th, 2010, 10:25 PM   #9
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Phnom Penh

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Central Market (Currently under Renovation)




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Phnom Penh at Night
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National Post Office of Phnom Penh


OCIC Tower (Cambodia first Skyscraper)

Some Apartments


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Typical more Modern Cambodian House


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Old July 27th, 2010, 10:35 PM   #10
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Cyrus, those buildings are amazing! The detailing is simply amazing and I like mix of carvings and tilework (Zellige its called isnt it?).
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Old July 30th, 2010, 12:31 PM   #11
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Singapore Modern Architecture
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Old July 30th, 2010, 07:50 PM   #12
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Old July 31st, 2010, 01:04 AM   #13
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Osijek-population of the city=120000 (data from 2001.)

Osijek Cathedral:



Eurodom:



Kappa while it was under construction:

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DOMA:

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Walking bridge across railway:

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Faculty of Agriculture (still under construction)



One modern building



Few old buildings

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European Avenue


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We have lot more to show
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Old July 31st, 2010, 02:11 AM   #14
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some people are posting ridiculous much photo's in one post :/
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Old August 2nd, 2010, 04:49 PM   #15
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Bucharest-sorry for double posting my mistake.
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3 types of architecture in Bucharest:
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P.S: I hate those damn cables.
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