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Old Courtyard by alexanderhypelayer

Saint Petersburg’s courtyards are an important part of the city culture. The most interesting feature is their shape. You can often meet “courtyards-wells” in the city center (enclosed courtyards with houses that look like deep wells).

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Guardian Angels by JacobSurland

Castel Sant’Angelo or in English Castle of the Holy Angel, was the Mausoleum of Hadrian, Emporer of Rome in the second century. It sits by the river of Tiber. It leaves one with a massive impression, not because it’s particularly beautiful, because it isn’t, but yet, it fascinates. It used to be the tallest building in Rome.

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The Grand Hotel by AmrAlnuaimat

The Grand Hotel (Chinese: 圓山大飯店; pinyin: Yuánshān Dà Fàndiàn; literally: “Yuanshan Great Hotel”), is a landmark located at Yuanshan (圓山) in Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan. The hotel was established in May 1952 and the main building was completed on October 10, 1973. It is owned by the Duen-Mou Foundation of Taiwan, a non-profit organization, and has played host to many foreign dignitaries who have visited Taipei.

The main building of the hotel is one of the world’s tallest Chinese classical buildings,[1] it is 87 metres (285 ft) high.[2] It was also the tallest building in Taiwan from 1973 to 1981.

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In Old building by KenjirohTukiyama

Stately pre-war building was built in 1913.
It has been designated a tangible cultural property in the precious present.

In sponsorship of each floor of this building,
I became friends In Facebook,,,
Exhibition of Ms.Tomoka Sakurai had been opened.
I visited the venue yesterday.

Sparkling Piece as jewelry…
If it is decorated in an unexpected place….
It was a wonderful exhibition.

The setting sun is nice insert in the doorway of the floor.

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