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Lambeth Bridge, London, Harry Potter

Friday, 25 January 2013

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Lambeth Bridge, London, Harry Potter In Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban it's on Lambeth Bridge that the tripple decker night bus squeezes between two oncoming double-deckers.

Glenfinnan Viaduct, Harry Potter, Scotland

Friday, 25 January 2013

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Glenfinnan Viaduct, Harry Potter, Scotland The Glenfinnan Viaduct on the West Highland line between Fort William and Mallaig used by the Hogwarts express

Mohenjo Daro, Pakistan

Wednesday, 27 June 2012

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Mohenjo Daro, Pakistan Mohenjo-daro, is an archeological site situated in the province of Sindh, Pakistan. Built around 2600 BC, it was one of the largest settlements of the ancient Indus Valley Civilization, and one of th...

The Forth Road Bridge, Scotland

Tuesday, 29 May 2012

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The Forth Road Bridge, Scotland The Forth Road Bridge is one of the world’s most significant long span suspension bridges. With a main span of 1006 metres between the two towers, it was the fourth longest in the world and the...

The Amazon Rainforest, Brazil

Monday, 21 May 2012

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The Amazon Rainforest, Brazil Google has recently launched an amazing update to Street View. They have gone to the Amazon basin and collected imagery from the forests, paths, communities, and rivers of the Rio Negro Reserve.

Palm Islands, Dubai

Saturday, 19 May 2012

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Palm Islands, Dubai The Palm Islands are an artificial archipelago in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on which major commercial and residential infrastructures are constructed. They were constructed by Nakheel Properties, a...

Three Gorges Dam, China

Thursday, 17 May 2012

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Three Gorges Dam, China The Three Gorges Dam is the world’s largest hydropower project and most notorious dam. The massive project sets records for number of people displaced (more than 1.2 million), number of cities ...

Vatican City, Rome

Friday, 30 March 2012

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Vatican City, Rome Vatican City Listeni, or Vatican City State, in Italian officially Stato della Città del Vaticano, is a landlocked sovereign city-state whose territory consists of a walled enclave within the ...

Alcatraz Island, San Francisco

Thursday, 29 March 2012

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Alcatraz Island, San Francisco Alcatraz Island is an island located in the San Francisco Bay, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) offshore from San Francisco, California, United States. Often referred to as "The Rock", the small island was develop...

Ghostbusters HQ, New York

Tuesday, 21 February 2012

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Ghostbusters HQ, New York The Tribeca firehouse at 14 North Moore Street is still operational, and home to 8 Hook And Ladder. This was the famous head quarters of the Ghostbusters team in the 1984 movie.

Red Square, Moscow

Friday, 03 February 2012

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Red Square, Moscow Red Square is a city square in Moscow, Russia. The square separates the Kremlin, the former royal citadel and currently the official residence of the President of Russia, from a historic merchant qua...

Westerham, home to Sir Winston Churchill

Thursday, 02 February 2012

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Westerham, home to Sir Winston Churchill Westerham, home to Sir Winston Churchill and General James Wolfe (victor at the Battle of Quebec, widely credited for beginning the British Commonwealth) both homes now owned by the National Trust, a...

The Mahabodhi Temple, India

Tuesday, 31 January 2012

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The Mahabodhi Temple, India The Mahabodhi Temple (Literally: "Great Awakening Temple") is a Buddhist temple in Bodh Gaya, the location where Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha, is said to have attained enlightenment. Bodh Gaya (loc...

Hierapolis and Pamukkale, Turkey

Tuesday, 31 January 2012

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Hierapolis and Pamukkale, Turkey Hierapolis (Greek: 'holy city') was the ancient Greek city on top of hot springs located in south western Turkey near Denizli. Hierapolis is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The hot springs there ha...

Hagia Sophia, Istanbul

Monday, 30 January 2012

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Hagia Sophia, Istanbul Hagia Sophia, the "Church of Holy Wisdom", was built by the Emperor Justinian in the 6th century. It was, for nearly a thousand years, the largest enclosed space in the world, and still seen as one o...

The Pentagon, Arlington County, Virginia

Friday, 27 January 2012

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The Pentagon, Arlington County, Virginia The Pentagon is the headquarters of the United States Department of Defense, located in Arlington County, Virginia. As a symbol of the U.S. military, "the Pentagon" is often used metonymically to ref...

Friends Apartment, New York

Tuesday, 24 January 2012

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Friends Apartment, New York The famous block of apartments on the corner of Bedford and Grove Steet where the Friends characters lived.

I am Legend movie, Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum, New York

Tuesday, 24 January 2012

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I am Legend movie, Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum, New York Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum New York and the film location for the scene on the warship in the I am Legend movie staring Will Smith.

Ryugyung Hotel, Pyongyang, North Korea

Tuesday, 10 January 2012

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Ryugyung Hotel, Pyongyang, North Korea The Ryugyung Hotel in Pyongyang, North Korea is one of the 20th century’s greatest architectural failures.  Initially designed as a beacon of progress and power for this misunderstood peni...

Songdo, South Korea

Tuesday, 10 January 2012

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Songdo, South Korea Songdo in South Korea is leading the charge to become a blueprint for the city of the future. An estimated 27,000 people will have moved in by the end of 2012. Every inch of the city has been wire...