Looking down the Inverted Tower or Initiation well of Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra, Portugal. The owner wanted to develop the palace and its grounds as a gathering of symbols that would reflect his interests and ideologies.
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It is incredible what people were capable of building and valued architecturally in the past. Cambodia - Angkor Wat Temple - Absolutely one of the most amazing things I have seen thus far.
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The Arch of Septimius Severus in the ancient city of Leptis Magna - Libya - early century AD - note the broken pediment - this is highly innovative and rare in Roman architecture of the period. Example of the Composite order of architecture.