Category: Interior

Verica Sitnik

Classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the Quinta da Regaleira is an estate located in Portugal, near the historic center of Sintra. On the property, there are numerous constructions such as grottos, benches, and wells around the romantic palace and chapel, plus a splendid park that features lakes and fountains. With its elegant creations, this place is […]

Verica Sitnik

Buildings such as the Viking Longhouse and Icelandic turf houses, and their religious buildings and boathouses too, all found a unique expression in medieval Scandinavian architecture. Boathouses were usually built back from the waterline, dug into the ground. Their purpose was to hold Viking Ships, in the times they were not sailing, especially during the winter. […]

Milica Sterjova

One of the most recognized designs of television sets in North America belongs to Philco Predicta  a major radio and television manufacturer in the 20th century. It is the Philco Predicta television receiver set, which was first produced in 1958. Unfortunately, the Predicta series didn’t enjoy a long life. Philco discontinued production of the Predicta […]

Milica Sterjova

The Loretto Chapel in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is a former Roman-Catholic church, that is privately owned today and it is used as a wedding chapel and a museum. The most remarkable part of the chapel is definitely its spiral staircase. The construction of the chapel began in 1873. Renowned French architect Antoine Mouly was […]

Verica Sitnik

The most famous  house in Salem, Massachusetts was once the home of the Judge Jonathan Corwin (1640–1718), and it is now called The Witch House. It is the only building still standing that dates from the 17th century, and it is directly connected to the Salem witch trials of 1692. It is believed that the […]

Milica Sterjova

In the small village of Rodmell in East Sussex, England, there is a 17th-century weather-boarded cottage that served as a weekend home for the famous English novelist Virginia Woolf. The writer and her husband, political activist and journalist Leonard Woolf, bought the home in 1919. In the early years in Rodmell, the couple lived in relatively […]

Katerina Bulovska

Graceland is a 13.8-acre estate, located in Memphis, Tennessee, famous for being the private residence of Elvis Presley. Many visitors assume that Elvis himself ordered its construction, but although he was fond of the property he did not build it. Graceland was part of a Hereford cattle farm in Whitehaven and was owned by the descendants of S.C. […]

Milica Sterjova

The Provand’s Lordship in Glasgow, Scotland, is a medieval house still standing in the city. It is one of only four remaining buildings from this period and although it isn’t the oldest building in Glasgow, it is the oldest house. Built in 1471 by Andrew Murihead, Bishop of Glasgow, it was originally built as a […]