Tag: Architecture Highlights

Why Should You Visit Belvedere Palace & Gardens In Vienna?

Vienna has stunning architecture and pretty parks. The Belvedere Palace and Gardens are a wonderful example of both. The Baroque palaces of the Upper and Lower Belvedere are set in a landscape that makes you feel like you’re in a costume movie set. What makes the gardens of Belvedere Palace so special? The French style…
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Architecture Highlights: Milan Cathedral, Italy

We’ve became interested in architecture after we started travelling. And though we are quite novice in the topic we’ve learned mostly everything we know about architecture during our travels. Our enthusiasm made us start this blog post series so that we can share more about all the wonderful pieces of architecture we’ve encountered on our…
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Architecture Highlights: The Vertical Forest Of Milan

We’ve started this series to tell you a bit more about our favorite pieces of architecture from all over the world. And though we realized we write new pieces of this never-ending series less often than we planned to (so many things going on! – and it’s actually a good thing) we definitely want to…
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Architecture Highlights: Vienna City Hall, Austria

Vienna is one of our favorite cities in the world and one of the many reasons is its stunning architecture. Historic buildings and modern structures blend together to create the unique atmosphere of the city. And our favorite building is the City Hall (Rathaus). Why has Vienna City Hall impressed us? Vienna’s City Hall is…
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Architecture Highlights: Sainte-Chapelle, Paris

Paris has a world famous cathedral Notre-Dame which is definitely there on everyone’s itinerary when visiting Paris. And it is impressive! We expected it to be impressive and it didn’t disappoint. But the real surprise for us in terms of beautiful churches in Paris was Sainte-Chapelle. Sainte-Chapelle is located on the same island (Île de…
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Architecture Highlights: Little Blue Church, Bratislava

Famous churches are usually enormous and impressive… Hordes of tourists can be found around them. Not the Little Blue Church of Bratislava. First of all, as its name says, it’s little. Also, few people know about it. Slovakia’s capital, Bratislava is not among the most visited European cities, anyway. And Little Blue Church is not…
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Architecture Highlights: Château de Chambord

Château de Chambord is the icon of Loire Valley, a region with almost 50 castles in France. Chances that you’ve already seen a shot about it on Insta is pretty high and it’s one of the most famous castles in France. As usual there is a good reason for its fame. Why has Château de…
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Architecture Highlights: Basel Town Hall, Switzerland

Our expectations toward Switzerland were all about mountains: the wonderful Swiss Alps. Our expectation towards Swiss cities? Having a nice view of the Swiss Alps in the background. 🙂 Well, there’s definitely no mountains to be found near Basel. But it’s such a pleasant and lively city and there’s a lovely old town rich in…
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Architecture Highlights: St Vitus Cathedral, Prague

Prague amazed us with its stunning architecture! Walking on the charming little streets of the Old Town was like walking in a fairytale and the castle and Prague’s several giant churches impressed us not only with their size, but also with their style. And the most impressive was St Vitus Cathedral. It’s the biggest and…
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