Looking down the Inverted Tower or Initiation well of Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra, Portugal. The owner wanted to develop the palace and its grounds as a gathering of symbols that would reflect his interests and ideologies.
Songjiang Hotel, Songjiang, Shanghai, China **Atkins has won an international design competition to design a five-star resort hotel set within a beautiful water-filled quarry in the Songjiang district close to Shanghai in China.
red-lipstick:Gigantic century sculpture known as Colosso dell’Appennino, or the Appennine Colossus located in the park of Villa Demidoff (just north of Florence, Italy). It was erected in 1580 by Italian sculptor Giambologna Italy) Sculptures
The Peacock Room – Castello di Sammezzano in Reggello, Tuscany, Italy. Within an abandoned castle in Tuscany, you can find the Peacock Room, a hidden jewel which features intricate Moorish designs and a breathtaking assortment of patterns and colors.
The Palace of Venaria (Italian: Reggia di Venaria Reale) is a former royal residence located in Venaria Reale, near Turin, in Piedmont, northern Italy. It is one of the Residences of the Royal House of Savoy, included in the UNESCO Heritage List in