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B.L.A.S.T Benjie Layug · 11M ago

Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque (Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei)

The Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque, often considered as one of the most beautiful Islamic mosques in the Asia Pacific is, aside from being a place of worship (Brunei’s first national mosq...
B.L.A.S.T Benjie Layug · 10M ago

Kampong Ayer (Brunei)

This Water Village (Malay: Kampung Air), along the banks of the Sungai Brunei (Brunei River), is an area situated over Brunei Bay that is home to a sizable population of 39,000, representing...
B.L.A.S.T Benjie Layug · 11M ago

Royal Regalia Museum (Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei)

After our visit to the Jame’asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque, we proceeded to the Royal Regalia Museum (Malay: Bangunan Alat-Alat Kebesaran Diraja), built on the site of the Winston Churchill Mem...
B.L.A.S.T Benjie Layug · 11M ago

Jame’asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque (Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei)

The Jame’asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque, the largest mosque in Brunei, was named after current Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzadin Waddaulah.  The number 29 is significant as the Sultan is ...
B.L.A.S.T Benjie Layug · 1Y ago

Palazzo Grimani di Santa Maria Formosa (Venice, Italy)

The  Palazzo Grimani di Santa Maria Formosa, originally the ancient casa da stazio, an L-shaped building located at the intersection of the rios of San Severo and Santa Maria Formosa, was Co...
B.L.A.S.T Benjie Layug · 1Y ago

Church of St. Zacharias (Venice, Italy)

The large 15th-century, formerly monastic (it was originally attached to a Benedictine monastery of nuns) Church of St. Zechariah (Chiesa di San Zaccaria) is located just off the waterfront,...
B.L.A.S.T Benjie Layug · 10M ago

Basilica of San Miniato al Monte (Florence, Italy)

From Piazzale Michangelo, a five minute stroll up took us to the unique and beautiful Basilica of San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain), a basilica standing atop Monte alle Conti...
B.L.A.S.T Benjie Layug · 1Y ago

Piazzale Michelangelo (Florence, Italy)

This large, partly pedestrianized Florentine piazza, located across the Arno River from the center of Florence, was designed by Florentine architect Giuseppe Poggi,  known for his creation o...
B.L.A.S.T Benjie Layug · 1Y ago

Porcelain Museum (Florence, Italy)

First opened in October 1973, the Porcelain Museum (Museo delle Porcellane), a section of the Silver Museum, is an internationally acclaimed institution in the field of ceramics and among th...
B.L.A.S.T Benjie Layug · 1Y ago

Costume Gallery (Florence, Italy)

The Costume Gallery (Galleria del Costume), the only National Museum in Italy exclusively dedicated to the history of fashion, is housed in a small southern building wing of the Meridiana Co...