All posts tagged: architecture

The Red Door

Tibetans are not afraid of colour! You might think that this fabulous red door announces the portal to an ornate, multi story, structure. You’d be wrong. It’s a modest little house. A cottage by Western standards. Tibetans may not have wealth, nor even control of their own […]

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Viva La Tour Eiffel

The Eiffel Tower (Tour Eiffel). Famous, oui? Would you be surprised to learn that doubt and skepticism were the initial reactions to the structure planned for the 1889 World’s Fair? Gustave Eiffel’s iron tower grew up to become the most recognizable landmark in Paris — […]

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Sea Cottage

This rustic stone cottage is attached to land on one side and rests in the ocean on the other and it looks to me like it has weathered many a storm. It comes complete with a ‘sea door’ for streamlined access to the water. I imagine this […]

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Dali-esque Stairs

When I got to the top of the stairs and looked down, I thought the staircase resembled a Salvador Dali painting. It was recognizable as a staircase, but the bannister was strangely warped and pulled out of shape. Other than some basic contrast adjustments, the image has […]

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