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Old October 8th, 2011, 10:02 AM   #1
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Ornate and beautiful architecture from around the globe with bling factor

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Grand place, Brussels






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More of this beautiful place




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Al hambra palace spain












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hawa mahal jaipur






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Santa Prisc, Taxco, Mexico

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This is the comparatively tame exterior:


This is the crazy altar: (By the way, this is all real 24k gold.)


And finally the organ:
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Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi, Penang, Malaysia
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Leuven Town Hall, Belgian Gothic




Assamkirche, Munich, Baroque







Royal Holloway, London -neo-Tudor/ chateau style







Sainte Chappelle, Paris, neo Gothic.

The intricacy here is not in the carving but the stained galss windows. The photos cant really do justice on the detail and vivid colour of the whole place due to exposure.










merchants houses, Jaisalmer, Mughal Islamic







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Temple of Heaven, Beijing

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Ananta Samakhon Throne Hall, Bangkok







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^ Stunning pics spliff fairy, now thats what I call Architecture with bling

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