Saturday, December 27, 2014

Day Three Hundred Two

China CN-84896 received 06-22-2009

Sent by: shizue
From: China
ID number: CN-84896
Notes: While this make look like a temple, if you look closely at the front of the building, you will see a Christian cross.  This is the Hongde Church in Shanghai.  It was built in 1928 in Chinese Temple style, and is also known as the Great Virtue Church.

Denmark DK-8076 received 09-01-2009

Sent by: cheriz
From: Denmark
ID number: DK-8076
Notes: This lovely scene is from the Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen, Denmark.  It is the second oldest amusement park in the world, having opened in 1843.  The building shown here is the Nimb Hotel, built in the style of a Moorish palace.  It is one of two on-site hotels at the park, which also boasts rides, theatres, an aquarium and several open-air concert stages and pavillions.

1 comment :

Ryan said...

Crush. Kill. Destroy! Danger Will Robinson!