architecture

architecture

ar·chi·tec·ture (ärkəˌtek(t)SHər) noun
the art or practice of designing and constructing buildings
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                           wp daily prompt: neighbors

 

Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall

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The Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall, a grand European-style reception hall within Dusit Palace in Bangkok, Thailand. It was commissioned by King Chulalongkorn (Rama V) in 1908. The building was completed in 1915, 5 years after Rama V’s death in 1910.

In response to WP Daily Prompt: Glorious

Lines and Angles

 

linesshopping mall is a modern form of shopping precinct or shopping center, in which one or more buildings form a complex of shops representing merchandisers with interconnecting walkways that enable customers to walk from unit to unit.

In response to Cee’s B&W Photo Challenge: Lines and Angles

 

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Fort

fort (fôrt) noun: a fortified building or strategic position.
Built in 1783 to defend against potential naval invasions.  The octagonal brick-and-stucco bunker was one of 14 city watchtowers that punctuated the old city wall alongside Khlong Rop Krung. Out of the 14 watchtowers that were built, this is the only one still standing.

In response to WP Weekly Photo Challenge: Structure.