Germany was formally united in 1871 under the initiative of Bismarck with King Wilhelm of Prussia as emperor. The previous 'Holy Roman Empire', basically a continuation of the empire of Charlemagne/Karl der Grosse was dissolved in 1806. ...read more.
They proved themselves by topping in the list!
I salute at their architect ideas!
Italy, in italian Repubblica Italiana, is a unitary parliamentary republic in Europe. ...read more.
Italy, Spain, UK, France, Gemany, Russia, the list goes on... ALL the European countries have superb, historical architecture second to none.
The greatest period.
China, officially the People's Republic of China, is a sovereign state in East Asia. It is the world's most populous state, with a population of over 1.388 billion. It was established in 1949 by Chairman Mao, the president of the communist party. Its capital is Beijing. The major cities are Shanghai, ...read more.
Probably #1, both in modern and ancient architecture. And where's uzbekistan? It should be top 5 for its medieval architecture but I scrolled to like 50 and didn't even see it.
Japan is an island country in East Asia in the Pacific Ocean. It lies off the eastern coast of the Asia Mainland (east of China, Korea, Russia) and stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and near Taiwan in the southwest. ...read more.
Russia, known as the "Russian Federation", was formed on Dec 25, 1991. It is located mainly in Asia. The capital and largest city is Moscow, followed by Saint Petersburg in terms of population. The country primarily speaks Russian, a Slavic language.
Some older buildings might look run down (because we have a corrupt Putin regime currently), but old traditional and new Russian architecture is one of the best you can find in the world. Big Russian cities are usually an exciting place to live because of all the modern high rises provide better infrastructure and also beautiful views from the window.
England, previously the Kingdom of England, is a constituent country of the United Kingdom along with Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. ...read more.
Absolutely! The architecture in the UK is OUTSTANDING. From thatched roof cottages to stately mansions and all the majestic historical buildings, it's a joy to see as many as one can. There are European countries with magnificent architecture as well.
Nunber 4?! Just London itself has amazing architecture: The Palace of Westminster, Westminster Abbey, The Shard, The Gherkin, The Helter-skelter, The Walkie-talkie, The Scoop, just to name a few! England has the most beautiful palaces, stately homes and country houses in the world!
Poland, officially the Republic of Poland, is a country in Central Europe, bordered by Germany to the west; the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south; Ukraine and Belarus to the east; and the Baltic Sea, Kaliningrad Oblast (a Russian exclave) and Lithuania to the north. With a population of approximately ...read more.
France, officially the French Republic, is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories. The European part of France, called metropolitan France, extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to ...read more.
For most of its history, France was the artistic and architectural capital of the world. Everyone else in Europe pretty much copied the building styles that came out of France when creating places or cathedrals.
Spain, officially the Kingdom of Spain, is a sovereign state largely located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe, with archipelagos in the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea, and several small territories on and near the north African coast.
How can we just ignore the Muslim influence on Spain? The most beautiful tourist destinations in this world are built by Muslim architects. History isn't a joke.
Serbia, officially the Republic of Serbia, is a sovereign state situated at the crossroads between Central and Southeast Europe, covering the southern part of the Pannonian Plain and the central Balkans.
Their capital have awesome brutalist architectural examples from Yugoslavian era.
Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a federal republic in Europe. It consists of 26 cantons, and the city of Bern is the seat of the federal authorities. ...read more.
12 United Arab Emirates
The United Arab Emirates, sometimes simply called the Emirates or the UAE, is a country located at the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing sea borders with Qatar and Iran.
The buildings are really tall and have great architectural style
13 Vatican City
Vatican City, officially Vatican City State or the State of Vatican City, is a walled enclave within the city of Rome. It is the smallest nation on Earth, and is the headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church.
India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world. Its capital is New Delhi. Some other major cities are Mumbai, Chennai, and Ahemdabad. ...read more.
Indian architecture is undoubtedly the best in the world, be it the intricate handworks in it's ancient temples or the mahals (palaces) of kings, every design is so unique and fascinating in it's own. Being the country which is looted and destroyed by Islam/christian invaders and colonists for thousands of years, the ruins are there on it's place. Anyone can see and feel the richness of this country in it's architecture which must have attracted the invaders.
The architecture of India is rooted in its history, culture and religion. Indian architecture progressed with time and assimilated the many influences that came as a result of India's global discourse with other regions of the world throughout its two millennia-old past. The architectural methods practiced in India are a result of examination and implementation of its established building traditions and outside cultural interactions.
Sheer diversity is unmatched, west bias is the reason why this country is so low.
It actually does shock me how low india is, this is acountrt everyone is even familiar with.
15 United States
The United States of America, or the U.S.A. for short, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, 48 of them are contiguous states. There are two other states, Alaska and Hawaii, which are north and south of the contiguous states, respectively. The United States declared its independence from the ...read more.
There is NO interesting architecture to see in the US. It's all modern concrete and bland. On the other hand, the US scenery is spectacular and second to none.
Ok guys. many people may think the US isn't that beautiful but it is. Their are many sights to see in every states. From monuments to museums.. And who can't forget about the statue of liberty.
Greece, officially the Hellenic Republic, also known since ancient times as Hellas is a country located in southeastern Europe.
Norway, officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a sovereign and unitary monarchy in Northern Europe whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus the island Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard. ...read more.
19 South Korea
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, is a sovereign state in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. About 25 million people, around half of the country's population of 51 million, live in the Seoul Capital Area.
Ukraine is a sovereign country in Eastern Europe, bordered by Russia to the east and northeast, Belarus to the northwest, Poland and Slovakia to the west, Hungary, Romania, and Moldova to the southwest, and the Black Sea and Sea of Azov to the south and southeast, respectively.
Denmark is a Scandinavian country in Europe. The southernmost of the Nordic countries, it is south-west of Sweden and south of Norway, and bordered to the south by Germany.
Georgia is a country in the Caucasus region. Located at the crossroads between Eastern Europe and Western Asia it is bounded to the west by the Black Sea, to the north by Russian Federation, to the south by Turkey and Armenia, and to the southeast by Azerbaijan. The country's capital and a largest city ...read more.
It is very pretty and their are many sights o see. Wonderful pieces of work. A traveler to Georgia cannot but be amazed at the degree of artistry and creativity that gave birth to these treasures
Australia, officially known as the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. Australia has a very warm climate and is very dry. The country's official language is English.
Iceland, also called the Republic of Iceland, is a Nordic island country between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean.
Sweden, officially the Kingdom of Sweden, is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe. ...read more.