The history of buildings
2018

Author Archives: Debby

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The famous hotels of the world

A city is home to wide variety of land use and the more demand there is for land the more expensive it becomes. This results in the area of the city known as the Central Business District having the highest land rents in the urbanized area. As well as people wanting to live in the […]

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Secure buildings – Prisons

Secure buildings are buildings that are difficult to either get into or get out of. Prisons definitely fall into the category of difficult to get out of. For centuries man has tried to successfully keep away from normal people the most dangerous people in society. The most common way to do this has been to […]

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The Worlds Palaces

Some of the world’s most beautiful buildings are palaces. No expense has been spared in investing in the construction of these most luxuriant buildings. It has been seen in many country’s as a matter of pride that the nation’s royal family live in the most splendid palaces. Today not all palaces are occupied by royalty. […]

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The Poor Housing Available Around the World

It is widely accepted that there is an uneven spread of wealth around the world. It is believed that only 70% of the world’s population holds only 3% of the world’s wealth.

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The most visited buildings and monuments in the world

There are some buildings in the world that fascinate people and attract huge numbers of visitors every year. Some of these have been created as monuments to people and events that have happened. The architecture of these buildings has often been impressive as a mark of respect the people that have created these monuments have […]

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The Most Expensive Areas in the World to Live

Every country in the world has its own percentage of rich and wealthy people. Within every society there is a group of people at the top of society that have, by either being successful in business or by inheriting wealth, managed to collect great riches. In the developed countries the numbers of people who are […]

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Famous Government Buildings

Countries around the world locate their governments and related departments in the most splendid buildings. It is the people in these buildings who are responsible for making the decisions that their country will both economically and politically benefit from. A lot of these buildings have been playing the same role for centuries and so their […]

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The Sports Stadiums in The World – Part 2

One of the most successful club football teams in the world in the past decade have been Barcelona, and their stadium, Camp Nou is regarded as many as one of the best stadiums in the world. The stadium has a capacity for just over 99,000 spectators and is the second largest in the world. The […]

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The Sports Stadiums in The World – Part 1

The finest buildings in the world have for a long time included sports arena. In Roman times the construction of the Circus’s and Coliseums were for the purpose of sporting events. In Greece the ancient Olympic Games were housed in the stadium in Olympia. Over time different sports have been created and as a result […]

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