Chongqing-The most Futuristic City in the World

Chongqing is a city in southwest China, it’s the largest city in that region, with a population of 18 million in its metropolitan area. The city is built on hills beside the Yangtze River, even so, the city is still densely packed with a large amount of skyscrapers, which is still continuously being developed. With […]

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Interesting Facts about Palace of Versailles

Palace of Versailles is a French royal palace in Versailles, a town formed in 17th century along with the palace, it’s approximately 15 miles(18 kilometers) southwest of Paris. The palace of Versailles is considered as the largest royal domain in the world, covering an area of more than 1000 hectares, most of the land is […]

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12 fun facts about Milan Cathedral

Milan Cathedral (In Italian: Duomo di Milano, literally means Cathedral of Milan) is a church building in Milan, Italy. The church serves as cathedral of Archdiocese of Milan, which is the Europe’s largest diocese. The Church is also the largest church in Italy(exclude of Vantican), and 3rd largest in the world. Milan Cathedral Milan Cathedral […]

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What’s the Purpose of Spires on Skyscrapers

A large number of skyscrapers have spires built on the top, particularly in some cities like New York City, Dubai, Chicago, etc, in which buildings with spires are more commonly seen. Many of these skyscrapers are among the tallest buildings in the world, like Burj Khalifa, One World Trade Center, Taipei 101. So why spires […]

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10 fun facts about Burj Al Arab

Burj Al Arab is a luxury hotel building in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The building is built on an artificial island near the Jumeirah beach, its hotel is one of the most luxurious hotels in the world. Below are some interesting facts about Burj Al Arab. Burj Al Arab 1. Burj Al Arab is taller […]

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Top 5 Tallest Churches in the World

Here is a list of the top 5 tallest churches in the world. Most of the tallest churches are built before 20th century and located in European countries. Many of these churches are even taller than some skyscrapers, which generally refers to the habitable structures above 150 meters or 500 ft. 1. Ulm Minster Height: […]

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Interesting Facts about Sagrada Familia

La Sagrada Familia is a Roman Catholic basilica in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. For its towering and special shape, the basilica is the most popular tourist attraction in Barcelona. Sagrada Familia was designed by Antony Gaudí and started constructing in 1882, the church still hasn’t complete after more than 130 years. Pope Benedict XVI consecrated and […]

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