The World’s Architecture

The history of architecture follows what cultures, traditions, religions, and trends that existed through the time that man has existed on earth. From the very first stone-age cave to modern skyscrapers every building has laid its mark on world architecture.

How Architecture Has Changed Over Time


  These periods are roughly broken down into Neolithic, Antiquity, Islamic, African, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Oceania, East Asia, Pre-Columbian, Europe, Europe and the Colonies, and the 21st Century.


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The Statue of Liberty

Liberty Island

The Statue of Liberty is probably the most iconic sculpture (or structure) in the world today. Although there are many replicas of the statue all over the world, the main one is in the harbor of New York. Of all the buildings in the world, the Statue of Liberty is a statement – a statement […]

The World’s Most Amazing Architecture – Part 3

The North Portico exterior of the White House is illuminated pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Oct. 1, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Sonya N. Hebert)

The third and final part of our blog to discover the world’s most amazing architecture travels to London, Kuala Lumpur and Washington. These three iconic buildings represent completely different periods in time and history. A nation’s buildings do not just act as a piece of useful architecture they also represent a country’s heritage and culture. […]

The World’s Most Amazing Architecture – Part 2

La Pedrera

We continue our search for the world’s most amazing buildings in part two of our blog. Part one highlighted both modern and ancient masterpieces from Beijing to Prague, and in this blog we look at modern architecture in New Delhi and more classical in the city of Cologne. The Lotus Temple – New Delhi A […]

The World’s Most Amazing Architecture – Part 1

Nationale-Nederlanden Building

What makes a town or city beautiful? And what differentiates one place from another? The answer is simple, it is the architecture and buildings that makes a location unique, and anybody that is inspired by beauty cannot help but be moved by famous buildings. In this blog we look at some of the most amazing […]

The World’s Most Amazing Bridges – Part 2


Our second part of the greatest bridges in the world takes us to Asia and Europe and we see even more amazing structures that span iconic rivers and bays. The first of our bridges featured is in China and it is the awesome Tsing Ma bridge that is in Hong Kong. Tsing Ma Bridge – […]

The World’s Most Amazing Bridges – Part 1


One of the finest forms of architecture is the bridge, as far back as man trod the earth he has been finding ways to ford obstacles of some form or other. From a simple tree trunk over a stream, to a way of connecting continents, the bridge and mankind have always had a symbiotic relationship. […]

What Is Classic Architecture


You might have heard the expression classic architecture, but what does it mean? How can modern building be built in the classical way? In this blog we try to answer these and other questions about classic architecture, and throw some light on the terminology used. Classic architecture strictly refers to architecture of ancient Greece and […]

Famous Architects of the 20th Century – Part 2

Philip Johnson

The second part of our expose of the most famous architects of the world looks at the marvellous buildings and structures that adorn our planet from brilliant designers. We start our architectural journey with somebody that was famous for his prairie-style building design, Frank Lloyd Wright. Frank Lloyd Wright Some admirers of Frank Lloyd Wright’s […]

Famous Architects of the 20th Century – Part 1


There is no escaping it, architecture is all around us every minute of the day. From the house you live in to the grand civic buildings that adorn our cities. Many of the highly talented architects that built our modern world are hardly known. Boy bands, models, football players, politicians and other rather insignificant professions […]

Amazing Restaurant Architecture


What does one really want when you go out to dine, obviously to be delighted with excellent food that you are not capable of creating yourself but much more than that. Dining out is an occasion, from the moment you decide to do for a meal the fun starts. Which restaurant do you opt for? […]

The World’s Worst Architecture


Let’s face it as good as some architecture is it is often let down by monstrosities of design and build quality that fail on all counts. For those unfortunate to have been brought up in 1960’s Britain they can testify to the concrete jungles that were not fit for purpose or pleasing to the eye. […]

Outstanding Architecture Around the World


As is often said, beauty is in the eyes of the beholder. And this is true about architecture as any other worldly thing that exists. Architecture has often been associated with art, and architecture has spawned many art movements throughout time. In this blog we look at some of the most spectacular building around the […]