You only have one life to live. Make the most out of it! Travel and see the beauty of the world. Don’t know where to start? Keep on reading and we’ll identify some of the best buildings that you have to see right now! Time to start planning your next holiday!
Formally known as Notre Dame de Paris, this is a medieval cathedral with splendid beauty from the inside to the outside. It is known as one of the best examples of French Gothic architecture and has been recognised as one of the most beautiful churches in the world. The stained glass and distinct interior give it a splendour that is hard to rival.
Also known as the Moscow Kremlin, this is perhaps the most recognisable Russian landmark, which also used to be the symbol of a unified Russian state. This is a fortified complex that offers a splendid view of Moskva River. The name literally translates to fortress inside a city. Like the White House of the United States, it houses powerful officials of the national government. You can explore Moscow and the Grand Kremlin Palace with Exeter International.
No visit in India will be complete without seeing the Taj Mahal. More than its architectural beauty, its romantic story will leave you in awe. It is a mausoleum, which was built to honour the memory of the wife of the emperor who order its construction. Built in 1632, it is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the examples of Mughal architecture.
The Burj Khalifa
Dubai is known for its towering skyscrapers and this is one of the most beautiful. It holds the record of being the tallest structure in the world. Its construction commenced in 2004 and finished in 2009. It has a height of 829.9 metres and serves as the centrepiece of downtown Dubai. Be sure to go inside and head to At The Top, the building’s observation deck.
Sydney Opera House
This performing arts centre is one of the most stunning structures that you can see along the Sydney Harbour. It opened in 1973 with a design based on what won in a national competition. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and attracts more than 8 million people annually. Guided tours are available if you want to know more about the building and not just appreciate its aesthetics.
Empire State Building
Known as a concrete jungle, New York is popular for its mega-tall buildings that adorn is skyline and one of the most popular is the Empire State Building. With 102 floors, it has an Art Deco lobby, which also serves as a venue for various seasonal art exhibitions. Annually, this is the venue of the Empire State Building Run-up, an event where participants climb the 1,576 steps of its stairs.
This is one of the most recognisable landmarks in Turkey It is a symbol of the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires. It once functioned as a mosque and a church, but now a museum, which is the perfect destination for history buffs. The dome ceiling is one of the most defining features of this building, with a name that literally translates to holy wisdom.