Norwich City - the most complete medieval city in Britain  The historic city of Norwich is dominated by its magnificent Norman cathedral, boasting the largest cloisters in England, the second tallest spire in the country and an amazing 1,200 carved stone roof bosses – one of the greatest art treasures of medieval Europe.

Norwich City - the most complete medieval city in Britain The historic city of Norwich is dominated by its magnificent Norman cathedral, boasting the largest cloisters in England, the second tallest spire in the country and an amazing 1,200 carved stone roof bosses – one of the greatest art treasures of medieval Europe.

The Acropolis of Athens (Ancient Greek: Ἀκρόπολις) is an ancient citadel located on an extremely rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great historic and architectural significance, the most famous being the Parthenon.  While there is evidence that the hill was inhabited as far back as the fourth millennium BC, it was Pericles (c. 495 – 429 BC) in the fifth century BC who coordinated the construction of the site's most important…

The Acropolis of Athens (Ancient Greek: Ἀκρόπολις) is an ancient citadel located on an extremely rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great historic and architectural significance, the most famous being the Parthenon. While there is evidence that the hill was inhabited as far back as the fourth millennium BC, it was Pericles (c. 495 – 429 BC) in the fifth century BC who coordinated the construction of the site's most important…

The highly unusual ancient building in Scandinavia. "Stave Church in Norway, built in the late 1100's.  When the Vikings became Christians, they built Churches like this one, over 1,000 of them."

The highly unusual ancient building in Scandinavia. "Stave Church in Norway, built in the late 1100's. When the Vikings became Christians, they built Churches like this one, over 1,000 of them."

The Maison Carrée is an ancient building in Nîmes, southern France; it is one of the best preserved Roman temples to be found anywhere in the territory of the former Roman Empire. It was built c. 16 BC.

The Maison Carrée is an ancient building in Nîmes, southern France; it is one of the best preserved Roman temples to be found anywhere in the territory of the former Roman Empire. It was built c. 16 BC.

Not technically a "tree house" but close enough for honorable mention! dream hosue., pippy long by SarissleT

Not technically a "tree house" but close enough for honorable mention! dream hosue., pippy long by SarissleT

5 Shockingly Advanced Ancient Buildings That Shouldn't Exist | Cracked.com

5 Shockingly Advanced Ancient Buildings That Shouldn't Exist | Cracked.com

CHINA. ANCIENT BUILDING COMPLEX IN THE WUDANG MOUNTAINS. "Situated in the scenic valleys and on the slopes of the Wudang mountains in Hubei Province, the site, which was built as an organized complex during the Ming dynasty (14th–17th centuries), contains Taoist buildings from as early as the 7th century. It represents the highest standards of Chinese art and architecture over a period of nearly 1,000 years."

CHINA. ANCIENT BUILDING COMPLEX IN THE WUDANG MOUNTAINS. "Situated in the scenic valleys and on the slopes of the Wudang mountains in Hubei Province, the site, which was built as an organized complex during the Ming dynasty (14th–17th centuries), contains Taoist buildings from as early as the 7th century. It represents the highest standards of Chinese art and architecture over a period of nearly 1,000 years."

Da Pescatore Set in an ancient building that was once a chapel (the wine cellar is housed in the frescoed apse) and, more recently, a nightclub owned by Roberto...

Da' Pescatore

Da Pescatore Set in an ancient building that was once a chapel (the wine cellar is housed in the frescoed apse) and, more recently, a nightclub owned by Roberto...

Ancient Ruins for History lovers

20 Most Stunning Ancient Ruins Across The World That You Must Visit Soon

China's capital Beijing is a colossal metropolis that has been in place for more than 3 thousand years. The city's architecture is a mix of modern and ancient  buildings, including the magnificent Forbidden City complex – home of Chinese emperors.

Walking Tours in Beijing, China

China's capital Beijing is a colossal metropolis that has been in place for more than 3 thousand years. The city's architecture is a mix of modern and ancient buildings, including the magnificent Forbidden City complex – home of Chinese emperors.

Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Pinterest
Search