Category: Travel
August 4, 2014
Alec Baldwin’s New York City Pent House

Alec Baldwin came from a family of four brothers who are all well-known actors. He is an American actor and comedian that has been present in movies and TV series throughout his career. He has also recently became the columnist for the Huffington Post. He was the host of "Up Late With Alec Baldwin" for […]

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August 3, 2014
Michael Phelps House: The Baltimore Place

Michael Phelps Dream Home in Baltimore The main colors in the house are white and gray to give it a modern urban look. The house was purchased for 1.69 million dollars back in 2007. The house features a modern wooden staircase, amazing views of the city, and a luxurious master bathroom. Read more about the […]

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July 31, 2014
Top 10 American Cities By Land Area

A Top Ten List That Isn't Very Popular So you are probably used to hearing the largest city in the United States is New York City. Think again. Most top ten lists for largest cities or countries is based on the amount of people or the population of the area. This time around we want […]

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July 29, 2014
The History and Architecture of the Transamerica Pyramid

An Architectural Icon For San Francisco The Transamerica Pyramid Building in San Francisco, California is somewhat of an icon for the city. As the tallest building in San Francisco, 3rd tallest in California, and the 35th tallest in the United States, this building is special for many reasons. When it was first built, it was […]

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July 28, 2014
George Bush's Texas House

George Bush and his Texas Ranch House The 43rd president of The United States, George W. Bush, has a rustic and quaint house. George W. Bush is also a businessman and was the governor of Texas. He is part of the Republican party. Hurricane Katrina and the September Attacks occurred during his presidency and the […]

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July 27, 2014
Chelsea Clinton's Manhattan House

Chelsea Clinton's Marvelous Manhattan Condo Chelsea Victoria Clinton is the single child of former president Bill Clinton. Chelsea was born and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas until her father was elected as the president. She has studied at Stanford, Oxford, New York University and Columbia University. Her career is related to her parents as she […]

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July 26, 2014
The History and Architecture of the Chrysler Building

An Art Deco Beauty of New York City The building that was ranked 9th on the list of America's Favorite Architecture is considered one of the best examples of Art Deco architecture. This building was the headquarters for Chrysler from the 1930's till the 1950's. The building was the tallest in the world for about […]

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July 22, 2014
Gordon Ramsay's Los Angeles House

Gordon Ramsay and His Chef's Kitchen in His New House Food Network star Gordon Ramsay has finally crossed the pond from UK to set foot in LA. He is not only a TV superstar but he is an extremely successful restaurateur with top-of-the-line restaurants in mostly Europe. His TV shows are known to be extremely […]

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July 21, 2014
Courtney Love's New York House

Courtney Love's Overly Dramatic House in New York Courtney Love is an America singer, song writer, musician, and and artist. She was born in California in 1964 and grew up in hippie communes throughout Oregon and Europe including New Zealand. When she turned 16 she became legally emancipated in order to travel throughout Europe. She […]

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July 15, 2014
Michael Kors House in Manhattan

Michael Kors Divine Design of an Apartment Michael Kors is a fashion designer icon from America that is most widely known for his influence in women's classic sportswear. Michael Kors has always had a passion for fashion. At the age of 5 he designed his mother's wedding for her later marriage. Micheal Kors' apartment, located […]

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July 9, 2014
Blake Lively's House in New York

A Nice Country House Located Just Outside of New York City Blake Lively is a actress, home maker, and celebrity that has been known since the mid 2000's. She has been in movies like Accepted and the TV show Gossip Girl. She has won many awards in the past decade, including three Teen Choice Awards. […]

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July 6, 2014
John Mayer's House in New York

A Cool Pad for a Cool Guy John Mayer does not slack off when it comes to music making. That is for sure because he has had many hits over the past decade on the radio. John has also dated many Hollywood celebrities and is a pretty big deal in the music business now. John […]

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July 5, 2014
Anne Hathaway's House in New York City

An Apartment With Views To Die For Anne Hathaway is a prominent American actress that we all know pretty well. She has been in movies such as the Dark Night Rises and Les Miserables for larger roles. She has been on lists for the most beautiful women in the world various times. It is safe […]

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July 2, 2014
Ivanka Trump's House in New York City

An Apartment That Screams Sophisticated Woman Indeed Ivanka Trump is a sophisticated woman. She is the daughter of the billionaire Donald Trump. She has her own lines of perfume and clothing. She also appeared on many season of the Apprentice for Donald Trump. Her house in New York City proves she is very rich and […]

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June 27, 2014
Time Square's Architectural Landscape Changes

Time Square was originally called Longacre until the New York Times acquired an adjacent building. In fact there are 330,000 pedestrians that pass through the area every day, these include tourists and people that actually work in the area. The traditional New Year's Eve crystal ball dropping event has been held at Time Square since 1907. […]

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June 26, 2014
Kate Middleton's Kensington Palace House

Only A Palace for The Royalty Kate Middleton is no stranger when it comes to royalty. Prince William and Kate Middleton recently got married and now have moved into an apartment in the Kensington Palace. The Palace is located in London and is simply amazing. Some features of the house include three nurseries and two […]

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June 24, 2014
Top Architecture Books of all Time

If you are an aspiring architect or just interested the beauty of architecture that surrounds us then you must read the following books as you will be changed after. They really make you think about the place you are sitting in right now, and beyond anything that you can come up with by yourself. They […]

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June 21, 2014
What Eminent Domain is and Why Its Important to Know About it

What is Eminent Domain? Eminent domain is the power for the government to take private property for public use. Over the past few years eminent domain has been used by plenty of municipalities around the United States. It has been used in the past to build government buildings like schools and court houses. Recently eminent […]

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June 20, 2014
The Top Influential Architecture Talks from "Ted Talks"

If you are looking to absorb some information regarding architecture right now then watch the following videos of amazing people talking about amazing things! You are sure to learn something new today. Carolyn Steel: How food shapes our cities Before agriculture, permanent settlements did not and could not exist. Architect Carolyn Steel discusses how food […]

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June 19, 2014
Jennifer Lopez's House in the Hamptons

A Latina Superstar's Amazing House Jennifer Lopez recently purchased a house in the Hamptons. This is no surprise considering she has done a lot of work in New York City and has a lot of money. The house features a pool, sauna, steam room, and a relaxation room. The house is located on a private […]

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June 12, 2014
Masdar City near Abu Dhabi, Dubai: A Zero Carbon City

Masdar City is a project that is being built in Abu Dubai. The city is planned to be zero-carbon emitting, this means no cars. Electricity is provided by the photo-voltaic towers located throughout the city. The city is "walled" meaning that no cars are able to come in, yet there is local public transportation available […]

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May 30, 2014
The Architecture and History of Moscow

The New York City of Russia: Moscow Moscow, Russia is not a simple city by all means. It is not only the most populated city in Russia, but it is also the capital city. According to Forbes Magazine, Moscow has the most billionaires in the world. The city has an enormous transit system that includes four […]

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May 29, 2014
Commemorating Rachel Carson's Environmental Influence

Born: May 27, 1907 Springdale, Pennsylvania Died: April 14, 1964 Silver Spring, Maryland Our planet needs more people to bring light to the environmental impacts of our ignorant behavior as Rachel Carson has. Rachel Carson was a marine biologist and a very influential American environmentalist that published the award-winning book Silent Spring in 1962. Her […]

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May 27, 2014
Portland's Urban Growth Boundary

A Different Type of Urban Planning Portland, Oregon deals with urban growth management, political issues concerning citizens, and environmental issues. The most interesting of all three of these concepts is definitely urban growth management. Portland not only is using some form of this, but it is revolutionizing the idea. Portland planners are part of a […]

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