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Scala Contarini Bovolo, Venice, Italy
Real. The Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo is a small palace in Venice, Italy, best known for the external spiral staircase, with a plethora of arches, known as the Scala Contarini del Bovolo (of the snail). The staircase leads to an arcade, providing a charming panoramic view over some of the roof-tops of the city.
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Another pinner: "Rome, Italy The spiral stair case was actually built for the dude that owned the building, so that he could ride his horse up to the top. True Story Check." But I heard the spiral staircase was made so people couldn't go to the bathroom behind the stairs...
Spiral Staircase in Peles Castle
If i ever get a window seat, i want it like this - all glass!! A spot for rainy days, lightening storms, and snowfalls
This is a thing of beauty. Unfortunately all I can think when looking at it is pain. How many creative new and different ways could I find to fall up or down this beauty.
Scala Contarini Bovolo, Venice
The Guinigi Tower, Lucca, Italy // by Digitaler Lumpensammler
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Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo (also called Palazzo Contarini Minelli dal Bovolo) by architect Giovanni Candi. Venice, Italy.
Venice - Contarini del Bovolo. Looks like an Alice in Wonderland rabbit hole.
Handsome staircase. It's clear that the owner of this home is fond of curves. Each element provides interest, yet the vista might be more harmonious if the eye did not have to view them simultaneously.
I don't want the penthouse! lol
Winding stairs--I used to dream about hallways and library spaces a lot. This is just like my dream!
Spiral staircase in the Iowa state capital library - Aren't legislators confused enough?