Zwinger Palace was built in Dresden, the capital of Saxony, during the reign of Augusts the Strong in the year 1709, and has been famous ever since for it's stunning baroque architecture. I was exposed to baroque style of architecture in person only when visited the city and this quickly became one of my most favourite parts in the city.

Zwinger Palace was built in Dresden, the capital of Saxony, during the reign of Augusts the Strong in the year 1709, and has been famous ever since for it's stunning baroque architecture. I was exposed to baroque style of architecture in person only when visited the city and this quickly became one of my most favourite parts in the city.

Joseph Hubert,  Abbaye d'admont, 1074-1776, Autriche.

Joseph Hubert, Abbaye d'admont, 1074-1776, Autriche.

Francesco Borromini, San Carlo alle Quattro Fontaine (church) 1638-1646, Rome, Italy. Baroque art and architecture.

Francesco Borromini, San Carlo alle Quattro Fontaine (church) 1638-1646, Rome, Italy. Baroque art and architecture.

Toss a coin into the Trevi Fountain, which depicts classical figures in sumptuous detail. This example of late Baroque, or almost even Rococo, architecture, is lighter in many ways. It's not as formal as earlier Roman Baroque architecture, as it conveys its grandeur less strictly with more free-flowing opulence.

Toss a coin into the Trevi Fountain, which depicts classical figures in sumptuous detail. This example of late Baroque, or almost even Rococo, architecture, is lighter in many ways. It's not as formal as earlier Roman Baroque architecture, as it conveys its grandeur less strictly with more free-flowing opulence.

Baroque Architecture

Baroque Architecture

Baroque Architecture in Munich

Baroque Architecture in Munich

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Palais Garnier - Opéra national de Paris Charles Garnier - 1875  561311_454723191224829_715307295_n_large

Palais Garnier - Opéra national de Paris Charles Garnier - 1875 561311_454723191224829_715307295_n_large

Frauenkirche, Dresden -- Baroque architecture

Frauenkirche, Dresden -- Baroque architecture

Buenos Aires. History, Culture and Tradition; in keeping with my story http://www.amazon.com/With-Love-The-Argentina-Family/dp/1478205458

Buenos Aires. History, Culture and Tradition; in keeping with my story http://www.amazon.com/With-Love-The-Argentina-Family/dp/1478205458

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