Top ten eco-friendly buildings of the UK

Eco-friendly buildings are designed to have the minimum possible effect on the environment, with the architecture behind it addressing concerns about global warming and the depletion of (more…)

A look at eco-friendly architecture

There is an increasing concern about the environment at all levels, from governments, through to business, and among individuals. With scientists in agreement that (more…)

Architecture of the Glasgow European Championships 2018 venues

Sports fans from all over the world will be heading to the the European Championships held in various Glasgow venues from August 2 to 12. Aquatic, cycling, golf, rowing, swimming and gymnastics events are being held in great venues, and (more…)

Ten of Russia’s most impressive buildings

As is clear from the footage we have seen while following the 2018 World Cup, Russia has some fantastic architecture. Indeed, the country has an astonishing 17 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Naturally, many of (more…)

The architecture of the World Cup 2018 stadia (Part 2)

Before the World Cup began, we looked at five of the Russian venues playing host to the games over this (more…)

The architecture of the World Cup 2018 stadia (Part 1)

The vast and fascinating country of Russia is well-known for its architecture, with iconic buildings like the Kremlin, Saint Basil’s Cathedral and Saint Petersburg’s Winter Palace immediately springing to mind. Over the next few weeks, all eyes with be on the nation as it hosts the 2018 World Cup tournament.

While most observers will be casting a close eye on what’s happening inside the stadia, the (more…)

An introduction to Gothic architecture

Even today, Gothic buildings like the cathedrals of Milan, Canterbury and Salisbury; Notre-Dame de Paris and the Black Church remain inspiring. Understandably, many of these beautiful buildings are included on (more…)

Four world cities the architecture lover must visit

If you love architecture, you no doubt enjoy indulging your passion while travelling. We certainly do, which is why we’ve put together our top four cities for fans of architecture. Some are obvious, but you may be surprised at (more…)

What can we expect from the world’s tallest residential tower?

The World One tower in Mumbai, India is due to be completed this year. Once finished, at 442 meters (1,450ft) high, it will be the tallest residential tower in the world, measuring 16 metres taller than the current holder of (more…)

The architecture of Aintree Racecourse

Aintree racecourse was first opened in 1829, and famously is home to the Grand National steeplechase, which was first held there in 1836, and will (more…)

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