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It looks like any old roller coaster, with curves and heart-stopping loops. But instead of zooming by, people are walking—on inclines fitted with steps. This creation in Germany’s Rhine Valley is an interactive sculpture, but it’s also one of the world’s most unique staircases. | #Porto #Portugal #holidays
This is a book store in Porto, Portugal. I'm going to read for a couple days. @Bella De Simone
Lello Bookshop, Porto, Portugal Opened in 1906, Lello is one of the world’s most beautiful bookstores, thanks largely to its centerpiece: this glossy red staircase with carved wooden banisters that leads up to a glass atrium. The stairs are just as beautiful from underneath, with carved leaflike flourishes and the same bluish-green and gold paint as the ceiling above it.
Tulip Stairs in the Queen's House, Greenwich, England
Lello & Irmao Bookshop in Porto, Portugal - the oldest bookshop in Portugal.
Nice eclectic mix of handpainted tiles. I liked how they were installed about a foot past the handrail.
Ornate spiral staircase. SO beautiful. Love the colors and the oversized framed paintings on the wall.
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Considered one of the most beautiful libraries - The Lello Library in Porto, PORTUGAL
Enological analogies notwithstanding, Porto has always had a vintage feel.
The famous stairs of the Galerie Vivienne by Vincent Montibus ~Paris~
Lonely Planet classified this bookshop as the third best bookshop in the world, Livraria Lello & Irmão in Porto, Portugal
Lello Bookshop, considered one of the most beautiful in the World. Located in Porto, Portugal...just 300 km from Lisbon!
Stunning photograph of spiral stairs in the British Columbia Cancer Research Center in Vancouver.