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Unique Buildings, Houses and Other Structures From Around the World

HereÂ’s a collection of the most unusual and peculiar designs of different architectural structures from around the world.

Human innovativeness is unlimited. Time and time again, we will surely be seeing new designs of houses, buildings and other architectural structures.

Uniquely designed structures from all over the world attract the attention of people. These objects are photographed and posted on the Internet making these architectural works popular. Some of these masterpieces are iconic landmark and popular tourist attractions.

Here’s a collection of the most unusual and peculiar designs of different architectural structures from around the world.

1.) Cube House

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The Cube Houses in Rotterdam in the Netherlands is one of the unique house designs in the world. The picture was taken from the Oude Haven.

2.) Ship House

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Yes, a ship can also be used as a house design. The Ship House on the above picture is the Defense Headquarters of the Ministry of Defense of Nigeria. This building is located in Abuja, Nigeria.

3.) Karawek Palace

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The Karawek Palace is a magnificent Asian palace located on Kandawgyi Lake, Yangon. the lake is formerly known as Royal Lake. it is located in Myanmar, formerly known as Burma.

4.) Ceremonial Ship

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This beautiful ship structure can be found outside the Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam. This mosque is regarded as one of the most beautiful mosques in the world. It was built in 1958 and features a golden dome and an interior of Italian marble walls, carpeting and an elevator. It also has tunnels, which are used by the Sultan on journeys through the town.

5.) Cathedral of Brasilia

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One of the most beautifully and architecturally designed churches is the Cathedral of Brasilia. The picture above shows the interior of the Cathedral of Brasilia in Brazil.

6.) The Swords

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The Swords are iconic structure that can be seen in Adnan Asim's Karachi City. It is called The 3 Talwar (Swords) Clifton. Karachi is a city in Pakistan.

7.) Martyrs Memorial

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The Martyrs Memorial is an iconic concrete monument commemorating the Algerian war for independence. The monument was opened in 1982 on the 20th anniversary of Algeria's independence. It is fashioned in the shape of three standing palm leaves which shelter the "Eternal Flame" beneath. At the edge of each palm leaf stands a statue of a soldier, each representing a stage of Algeria's struggle.

8.) CityLife

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CityLife is an enormously extravagant and beautiful project that is currently on construction in the City of Milan, Italy.

9.) Budapest ING Headquarters

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The ING headquarters in Budapest is a weird-looking architectural masterpiece. Budapest is the capital of Hungary.

10.) Central Concert Hall

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The Central Concert Hall Astana, Kazakhstan is one of the most modern and most beautiful concert halls in the world.

11.) Slovak Radio Pyramid

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The uniquely-designed Slovak Radio Pyramid is located in Bratislava. It is actually an inverted pyramid.

12.) Khan Shatyr Entertainment Center

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Another uniquely-designed structure is the Khan Shatyr Entertainment Center, the highest tensile structure in the world. It is located in the City of Astana - the capital of Kazakztan.

13.) Science City

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Science City, Kolkata is the largest science centre in the Indian subcontinent. It is considered by some people as the most distinguished landmark in post-independence Kolkata.

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Comments (3)

A big WOW. You are really an expert on stuffs like this.

Unique is a good word to describe these buildings. You have composed a very interesting article too.

Very nice job here, Norbert.