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    7 famous walls that still stand today
    7 famous walls that still stand today

    Walls are built for many reasons – mainly to keep people out. The English word 'wall' comes from the Latin, 'vallus' meaning 'a stake' or 'post' and designated the wood-stake and earth palisade which formed the outer edge of a military fortification. Over the centuries many walls have been built across the world. Here are our favourite seven.


    Amazing modular architecture around the world
    Amazing modular architecture around the world

    Let's take a look at some of the best modular architecture around the world.


    The women leading the way in architecture photography
    The women leading the way in architecture photography

    Let's take a look at the work of some of the world's top women in architecture photography.


    Seven of the best Sydney Opera House designs that were rejected
    Seven of the best Sydney Opera House designs that were rejected

    Following are seven designs that did not make the final cut for the design of the now world-famous Sydney Opera house. Although they never made it past the design stage, they are interesting enough in themselves and put a light on what could have been in place of the stunning design that we have now.


    The world’s top 20 healthiest cities
    The world’s top 20 healthiest cities

    The world’s healthiest cities have been announced, with Asian cities dominating the list, closely followed by Europe and North America.


    The 4 most impressive bridges that were never built
    The 4 most impressive bridges that were never built

    There is little so inspiring in the world of architecture as a perfectly-designed bridge. From London’s iconic Tower Bridge to the characterful Brooklyn Bridge, through to the outlandish sci-fi style of the Millau Viaduct in France, bridges reveal the marriage of art and engineering in a manner incomparable to any other structure.


    10 of the world’s most unusual bridges
    10 of the world’s most unusual bridges

    In a world of boring and industrial-looking bridges, those that have been designed with some creativity and flair stand out.


    Fantasy architecture: The buildings of Star Wars, Harry Potter, Marvel and more
    Fantasy architecture: The buildings of Star Wars, Harry Potter, Marvel and more

    As special effects budgets continue to grow, the architectural wonders that TV, film and video game producers create seem to get more and more impressive.


    5 famous buildings with secret hidden rooms
    5 famous buildings with secret hidden rooms

    While these famous landmarks may have been visited by millions of people, most have no idea that these buildings are actually more than meets the eye.


    7 unbuilt structures that would have changed the world as we know it
    7 unbuilt structures that would have changed the world as we know it

    Some of the most unique and inspirational architecture in history never made it off the drawing board.


    What if 6 famous abandoned homes were renovated for the 21st century?
    What if 6 famous abandoned homes were renovated for the 21st century?

    From ruined mansions to forgotten worker’s cottages, abandoned houses often leave us wondering what they used to be like: who built them, how did the people live – and what might they look like if they were still used today?


    Rebuilt and re-imagined: Life inside 7 ancient ruins
    Rebuilt and re-imagined: Life inside 7 ancient ruins

    Ancient ruins can take us back in time, providing historians, archaeologists and architects alike with clues about the daily lives of the great civilisations that inhabited them. But there are still many mysteries and secrets to uncover.


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