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Great team building activities
August 8, 2021

Great team building activities

Teams are more efficient and collaborative when they use Huddle. However, even the best teams can benefit from team building exercises; they re a great way of improving communication, morale, motivation, productivity, helping employees to get to know each other better, and learning about one’s strengths and weaknesses. Team building activities can be used by…

monuments from around the world
July 19, 2021

monuments from around the world

Who were these people? And why did they feel the need to commemorate themselves in stone? Fabrice Fouillet asked himself while standing before a massive monument. And it was that curiosity that spawned this series. Behold: these are the lesser-known wonders of the world. Fouillet channels his love of architecture into his monument hunt series. He searches out…

Architecture famous buildings
June 29, 2021

Architecture famous buildings

Jodidio is the author of the recently published book, a visual journey through the histories of 50 of the world s greatest buildings and the architects who imagined them. From the Eiffel Tower to the Sagrada Familia, the art lovers tome profiles everything from well-known destinations to hidden design gems basically every architectural work you need to visit…

most ancient places in the world
June 9, 2021

most ancient places in the world

A Neolithic house in the settlement of Skara Brae still stands in Scotland s Orkney Islands. Photograph by BROKER/Alamy Stock Photo From the National Geographic book Destinations of a Lifetime Aleppo, Syria At time of press, this ancient city, a crossroads of civilization, thought to date back over 8, years, is off-limits to most tourists. Once a gem of the…

Important historical buildings
May 20, 2021

Important historical buildings

Innovation in architecture is with no doubt extremely important, but preserving and restoring the old buildings is also important because those old monuments are the reflection of our history, they help us to understand and respect people who lived in different eras with different habits and traditions. As well the existence of old monuments will help us observe…

Top ten structures in the world
April 30, 2021

Top ten structures in the world

2. Shanghai Tower, Shanghai, China – The tallest building in China and second tallest in the world is currently the Shanghai Tower. At 632 meters (2, 073 ft) and 128 floors it’s not even close to the monumental Burj Khalifa, but it’s an amazing engineering achievement nonetheless. Construction of the Shanghai tower began in 2008 and reached its final height in…

Famous attractions of the world
April 10, 2021

Famous attractions of the world

The Chenonceau Chateau is perhaps the most well-known chateau in the Loire Valley. The chateau, built in the 16th century, spans the River Cher, with passageways for boats at the bottom. After Versailles, it is the most visited chateau in France, and is noted for lovely gardens. It was restored after being bombed in World War II. 28. Le Puy-en-Velay Le Puy-en-Velay…

Famous monuments all over the world
March 21, 2021

Famous monuments all over the world

Cities around the world turned off their lights for an hour on Saturday as part of the World Wide Fund for Nature s (WWF) annual Earth Hour campaign. Millions of people have taken part in the 10th annual climate awareness-raising event, which has grown significantly since it began in Sydney, Australia, in 2007. From one city it has now grown to over 178 countries…

Best architects in the world list
March 1, 2021

Best architects in the world list

The Word, South Shields (Image: RICS) Tyneside architects FaulknerBrowns has been named on the list of the best building designers in the world for a second year running, after making the finals of the World Architecture Festival Awards 2017. The Killingworth-based company will fly the flag for the North East at the Berlin event in November, thanks to its work…

Greatest architectural designs
February 9, 2021

Greatest architectural designs

The White House even makes an appearance. The Schematic of Structures organizes what the designers describe as “90 eminent edifices erected and perfected throughout history.” Arranged by height, the infographic lines up some of the greatest works envisioned and built by man since prehistory, from the Neolithic Cairn of Barnenez and the Parthenon to more modern…

Great architectural structures
January 20, 2021

Great architectural structures

13. Beijing National Stadium Also known as Bird’s Nest, this phenomenal stadium was built for the 2008 Summer Olympic Games. The idea for this amazing structure was the result of cooperation of Chinese and international architects and artists. As soon as man realized he is in the need of a shelter, architecture started developing. Over a long course of human…

Famous place that starts with i
December 31, 2020

Famous place that starts with i

Meisho were long ago called nadokoro (a different reading of meisho ) and were words for particularly famous areas written about as uta makura (place names appearing in classical Japanese poetry) in Waka poetry and other noted places. Meisho that appeared in literature, historical events, legends and folklore, as well as historic sites were nadokoro, and even…

Top 10 structures in the world
December 11, 2020

Top 10 structures in the world

Jumana El Heloueh / Power-Emirates / Reuters Known for being overstated and decadent in a number of ways, Dubai outdid itself in January 2010, when it officially opened the Burj Dubai, a 2, 717-ft. (828 m) tower that is the tallest man-made structure in the world. But the glory of the title was mired in a tough reality: just a few weeks prior, Dubai s biggest…

Great Lakes building Systems
November 21, 2020

Great Lakes building Systems

About Us Over 500 Years Of Collective Experience Working For You Great Lakes Building Systems is a COMPLETE Fire & Security System Integrator. We provide engineering / design, equipment, installation, project management and ongoing 24/7 service for you, protecting life and property. We service Western and Central New York primarilly, but have clients…

Great Lakes Boat building Company
November 1, 2020

Great Lakes Boat building Company

About Mike Kiefer Growing up in Detroit, Michigan it is hard to not love the Great Lakes and boats. Early explorers like La Salle, Brule and Father Marquette explored Michigan by canoe and bateau. Wars between the English, French, Iroquois, Huron and other tribes were fought on the Lakes for control of the western territories. Settlers and cargo came by sail…

best residential architects in the world
October 12, 2020

best residential architects in the world

The Messner Mountain Museum Corones in the Northern Italian Alps completed in 2015 was one of Zaha Hadid s most recent projects. Inexhibit Zaha Hadid. Brigitte Lacombe Born in Baghdad in 1950, Hadid, 65, studied mathematics and established her own practice, Zaha Hadid Architects, in London in 1979. She became arguably the most prominent female architect in the…

Top ten famous places in the world
September 22, 2020

Top ten famous places in the world

Molokini Crater Located approximately 2.5 miles off of Maui’s south shore, Molokini Crater is an underwater volcano islet. Listed as a Marine Life Conservation District Seabird Sanctuary, this partially submerged, crescent shaped volcanic crater is like no other snorkeling location in the world. It’s also one of the very few volcano islet’s in the world! Your…

great team building activities for adults
September 2, 2020

great team building activities for adults

Hero Images/Hero Images/Getty Images Are you interested in holding team building events in your workplace? You don’t have to spend a lot of money nor do they need to be ostentatious or complicated. You just need to create structured opportunities for employees to mingle. You can offer a team building lunch, a team building meeting, or a team building trip just…

Important places of the world
August 8, 2020

Important places of the world

Nice pics. To quel some of these “touchy” internauts, just rename your post to “50 important landmarks of the world” There are others, but these are cool to see in one place. Do another one ” Another 50 important…..” with suggestions from the gallery. FYI The inuksuk may have been used for navigation, as a point of reference, a marker for travel routes, fishing…

Most important monuments in the world
July 19, 2020

Most important monuments in the world

Human civilizations have been building monuments for thousands of years in order to honour their culture, their religion and gods, to remember historic moments and to honour their loved ones. Here are 18 of the most incredible monuments ever built. Abandoned Soviet Monuments These are abandoned monuments that are scattered across the former Soviet Union. Before…

Great Western building Mumbai
June 29, 2020

Great Western building Mumbai

India’s first fashion store, Ensemble, at Lion Gate in Mumbai, has just been relaunched. A part of the Great Western Building, a heritage monument across the Naval Dockyard, the building that housed the Bombay high court and then the Great Western Hotel, Ensemble, has, since its 1987 launch, always been more than a store. The idea of designer Tarun Tahiliani…

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