1400AD - Present - Modern Era Europe Italy

Altare della Patria | The Monumento Nazionale a Vittorio Emanuele

September 23, 2018
Initially Altare della Patria had to be made of Carrara marble, but the too high cost of this precious material (the same used by Michelangelo), made the choice on Botticino marble (near Brescia).
500BC-400AD- Ancient times Europe Italy

Pyramid of Cestius, one of the best-preserved ancient buildings in Rome.

June 9, 2018
Pyramid of Cestius is the only pyramid from ancient Rome which still stands today. The pyramid was built about 18–12 BC as a tomb for Gaius Cestius.
1400AD - Present - Modern Era Europe Romania

Blazonry House in Chiojdu, Buzau, Romania

June 3, 2018
On a hill that dominates the whole area, in the center of the Chiojdu village, in Buzau country, Romania, is a manor house made in traditional style