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Bandung

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Samarkand

is covered with hexagonal green glazed tiles with gold patterns. Commons:Category:Samarkand Wikipedia:Samarkand


Fort Wayne, Indiana

by architect Bertram Goodhue), Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Fort Wayne) (1860), Trinity Episcopal Church (Trinity Episcopal Church (Fort Wayne, Indiana)) (1865), and Saint Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church (1889). Image:USA-Allen County


Kathmandu

and aesthetic sense of Newar artisans. Fine brickwork and woodcarving are the marks of Newar architecture. Residential houses, monastic courtyards known as baha and bahi, rest houses


Sofia

and prefabricated Socialist-era apartment blocks (''panelki''). A number of ancient Roman, Byzantine and medieval Bulgarian buildings are preserved in the centre of the city. These include the 4th century Rotunda of St. George (Church of St. George, Sofia), the walls of the Serdica fortress and the partially preserved Amphitheatre of Serdica.


Mecca


Kazakhstan

of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi Sanctuary of Ahmed Yasawi , situated in southern Kazakhstan was never finished, but has got the largest existing brick dome in Central Asia (List of largest domes in the world#Famous large domes), measuring 18.2 m in diameter. The dome exterior is covered with hexagonal green glazed tiles with gold patterns. Commons:Category:Kazakhstan WikiPedia:Kazakhstan Dmoz:Regional Asia Kazakhstan


Slovenia

Slovenia.info accessdate 7 August 2012 Other popular tourist destinations include the historic cities of Ptuj and Ċ kofja Loka, and several castles, such as the Predjama Castle.


Belarus

on northwest of the city of Chernobyl (Chernobyl (city)), north of Kiev. Reactor 4 was the site of the Chernobyl disaster in 1986. A complex of buildings maintained by the family in Belarus between the 16th century and 1939 is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Architectural, Residential and Cultural Complex of the Radziwill Family at Nesvizh url http: whc.unesco.org en list 1196 accessdate 2009-06-16 The countries of Belarus, Finland, Lithuania, Poland, Russian Federation, and Ukraine jointly nominated its family archives to the UNESCO Memory of the World Register in 2008, and they were inscribed on the Register in 2009. Commons:Category:Belarus Wikipedia:Belarus Dmoz:Regional Europe Belarus


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