From the Earth to Heaven and back.
It's good to have a day off, and it will be good to have another one tomorrow. Today we hopped a bus and rode over to Vicenza, a city famous its architecture designed by the renaissance master architect Andrea Palladio. He popularized an architectural language based off the roman form and symmetries and adapted the…
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Marienburg Castle – from birthday present to tourism highlight. | Tourism in Germany – travel, breaks, holidays
When King George V of Hannover gave his Queen a 'castle' as a present in 1857, it was actually just a blank canvas – a hill to the south of Hannover offering panoramic views. In the same year, the royal couple began to build a summer residence, today's Marienburg Castle.
Gallery of Reconstructed Past / MABIRE REICH Architectes - 11
Image 11 of 27 from gallery of Reconstructed Past / MABIRE REICH Architectes. Photograph by Guillaume Satre
Art Nouveau flourished between 1890 and 1910 throughout Europe and United States and attempted to create a new style far from historicism and traditional values. The term Art Nouveau was introduced by certain critics of Art in Belgium and later a gallery in Paris was named after the movement (Maison de l’ Art Nouveau) as…