Eiffel Tower Information and Facts

[caption id="attachment_4566" align="aligncenter" width="695"] Eiffel Tower[/caption] The Eiffel Tower in Paris is one of the most well known structures in the world, the iron lattice tower is an icon of France and has been one of the most visited tourist attractions in the country and the world. (Details: Tourist information of the Eiffel Tower.) Eiffel […]

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Cologne Cathedral Facts and Information

Cologne Cathedral is a Roman Catholic Cathedral in Cologne, Germany, it’s one of the tallest church buildings in the world, and the world’s tallest twin-spired church. The cathedral is the seat of the Archbishop of Cologne, and it has been the most popular tourist attraction in Germany. [caption id="attachment_4521" align="aligncenter" width="636"] Night view of Cologne […]

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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

[caption id="attachment_3973" align="aligncenter" width="895"] Milan Cathedral[/caption] 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, it is also the largest church in Italy(exclude of Vatican), and 3rd largest in the […]

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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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Sagrada Familia Facts and Information

[caption id="attachment_3716" align="aligncenter" width="745"] Sagrada Familia[/caption] 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 (Details: Tourist information of Sagrada Familia). Sagrada Familia was designed by Antony Gaudí and started constructing in 1882, the church still […]

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The Tallest Skyscrapers in London

European countries seems not very active in respect of construction of skyscrapers, high-rise buildings above 200 meters can be hardly found in most of European cities, with the exception of Frankfurt, La Defense, Moscow, Istanbul, Madrid, Milan, and London, these cities each has more than 2 buildings above 200 meters, not all of these cities […]

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Tallest skyscrapers in Moscow

The skyscrapers with heights of more than two hundred meters can be rarely seen in European cities, not to speak of supertalls, even London has only one supertall built that slightly exceeding 1000 feet to its tip. However there’s an exception, that is Moscow, the city now has many supertalls built or topped out including […]

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