Archive | November 22, 2015

Architecture: 30 Days of Gratitude, Day 23

Day 23: I am grateful for architecture.

Here are just a few of the many wonders of man-made creations, which exist throughout the world.

ancient Roman aqueduct

The Towers Bridge of Spoleto, Italia

Rome, Italy

Vatican City, Roma, Italia

Roman architecture

Apostolic Palace in Vatican City, Roma, Italia

Florence, Italy

Basilica di Santa Croce di Firenze

http://www.unibo.it/en/university/who-we-are/our-history/bologna-art-and-history

Università di Bologna

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Renaissance arches

ancient Greek architecture

the theater of Dionysus in Athens, Greece

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The Gateway Arch of the West, St. Louis, MO, USA

 

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Chicago River, Chicago, IL, USA

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Chicago, IL, USA

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Trump Tower, Chicago, IL, USA

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Marina Towers, Chicago, IL, USA

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John Hancock Building in Chicago, IL, USA

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street level at the Willis Tower, Chicago, IL, USA

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side entrance of The Art Institute of Chicago

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Chicago skyline, Chicago, IL, USA

 

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The Tower Bridge in London, UK

Do you also enjoy viewing large structures in new cities and countries,

or even familiar ones in your own city or hometown?

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In the comments below, I would love to hear your suggestions of great places to see.

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