Our Top 10 List:

Favourite Buildings

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This list is our own personal top ten based on what we have seen and experienced in our travels.

Building
1. Art Deco detail Municipal House, Prague, Czech Republic

There are so many great buildings in Prague, it was hard to chose one. This building was built in the art nouveau style, and had some spectacular design and artworks that made it stand out.

2. Taj Mahal Taj Mahal, Agra, India

The ultimate building, the perfect symmetry beautiful from a distance and the detail beautiful from up close

3. Leaning Tower of Pisa Tower of Pisa, Pisa, Italy

This would be on the top list of buildings the world whether it was leaning or not.

4. The Rockefeller Center Rockefeller Center, New York, USA

The Rockefeller Center, a collection of buildings, surprisingly has some fantastic building art and sculptures when you have a close look.

5. Paris Louvre Louvre, Paris, France

Ignoring the sensational artworks inside, this building itself is worth walking around.

6. Casa Batllo Casa Batllo or La Pedrera, Barcelona, Spain

Architect Antoni Gaudi was well ahead of his time, designing wonderful buildings that are actually ‘works of art’. This is just one of his masterpieces that are found around Barcelona..

7. Houses of Parliament Houses of Parliament, London, UK

This icon of London is a grand old building. We are lucky that Guy Faulkes was not successful in his bid to blow it up.

8. View from the Empire State Building Empire State Building, New York, USA

Back as the tallest building in New York now that the twin towers of the World Trade Center is now gone.

9. Santa Barbara Town Hall Town Hall, Santa Barbara, USA

This building has a style of it’s own.

10. Las Vegas Hotel Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas, USA

Fittingly over the top for Las Vegas. Each evening there is a fountain display set to music out front of the hotel.

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