Decided to make this thread to showcase some of the heritage/historic sites in Gujarat that the wider population may or may not be aware of.
Promotional shorts feat Amitabh Bachan
All vids by Gujarat Tourism.
AGE: 438 Years Old
Prosperity, Urbanization and Economic Development can not Destroy our Rich Culture and Heritage
The Philippine's one and only World Heritage City
PROGRESS AND ENVIRONMENTAL, CULTURAL AND HERITAGE CONSERVATION BLEND TOGETHER
Buenos Aires was one of the 4 bigger cities in the world in the early XX century with Paris, London and New York.
Thanks to its Italian craft-manhood, french ideal, and a load of architects coming from Europe, BA was constructed with the higher standards of design and materials, and with as...
Uważam, że tak ważna i prestiżowa inwestycja powinna mieć własny wątek na tym forum :)
Artykuł z 30 października 2009:
Gwiazda architektury zaprojektuje w Kielcach
Światowej sławy architekt Peter Zumthor zaprojektuje przebudowę kieleckiej synagogi na centrum spotkań kultur i religii.
Thread mới dành cho những ai quan tâm đến công cuộc bảo tồn và trùng tu Quần thể di tích Cố đô Huế và khôi phục Nhã nhạc Cung đình Huế.
All about the preservation, restoration and promotion of Hue Monuments Complex's values - Hue World Heritage Sites, and Nha nhac (Hue Court Music)-...
The cultural landscape of Sukur has survived unchanged for many centuries, and continues to do so at a period when this form of traditional human settlement is under threat in many parts of the world. UNESCO
SMK Victoria dikenali semula sebagai Victoria Institution (VI)
KUALA LUMPUR 14 Feb. — Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Victoria, yang kini tersenarai sebagai Warisan Kebangsaan, akan dikenali semula sebagai Victoria Institution (VI) mulai hari ini memandangkan ia dikenali dunia...
Manaret el Mansourah مِئْذَنة المنصورة
Mansourah, faubourg ouest de la ville algérienne de Tlemcen, est surtout connue pour ses vestiges datant du XIVe siècle, témoins des affrontements fratricides entre dynasties abdalwadides et mérinides.
Tlemcen fut la capitale du Maghreb central au XIe...
Ouro Preto - Brazil
A fabulous and lovely 18th-century town village deeply stuck in the valleys of Minas Gerais' mountains. Anachronistic, amazing, fascinating... Ouro Preto resurges as a vision, a mirage amidst the dense mist of dawn. The impression for first-time visitors is exciting. All...
I thought it was about time that we create a thread for all the very nice ancient places in Arabia and northern Africa.
People are always looking at all the skyscrapers and so more and more people don't know of the history and it's remains in this part of the world.
So, I will start!
Some of Chinese have their religions, and the Buddhism is the most popular one. It was introduced from another ancient country India. The following article quoted from my website may give you some details on this subject.
Dunhuang Painted Sculpture Reflects Ancient Buddhist Culture in China...
it's time to see korean landscapes and nature scenes.
hope u enjoy.!
(* all pics r not mine)
(* all pics at this thread are drawn from another thread of mine in korean forum)
near Towangseong waterfall, Mt.Seoraksan, Gangwon province.........
Hello to all users no matter whether you liked to look only pictures or my Elbflorenz by pictures and information would like to get to know, take you a little time and look everything.
I will start of course at the beginning with known from Dresden, but with the time you will get to know...
some pix of great old buildings now demolished
yes sydney is also guilty of demolishing hundreds of fine old bldgs.
Oriental bank-spring st
London Bank, jamison street
Bank of Australasia
Australian chartered bank
commercial bank-george st
henry bull tower
ES and A...
Estas navidades estuve en Colonia, Düsseldorf y Essen. Aqui os pongo algunas de Colonia, en los proximos dias iré descargando el resto de mi viaje. Alemania es un pais precioso!
The great cathedral
A spanish interprise: ZARA...
My favorite skyscrapers are ones from the early 1900's. New York has the best collection of them by far. Chicago has a few. However, can you post photos of such buildings (of at least 30 stories) from your city?
Here are some of my favorites in NY:
40 Wall Street
The Municipal Building...