These Yugoslavian Monuments Look Like Relics From An Alien Civilization
Spomenik #1 (Podgaric, Croatia), 2006. Photograph: Jan Kempenaers Commissioned by Tito to commemorate this World War II battle site and designed by Croatian sculptor Dušan Džamonja in 1967. This superstructure is seen by just handfuls of people, brave enough to explore the nether regions of the Balkans.
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In a Soviet republic far, far, away: The Palace of Ceremonies in Tblisi, Georgia, was built in 1984 as a church and wedding venue, but looks more like a villain's lair in Star Wars