Such is the magic of architecture that it can convert places of serious business to attractive tourist destinations as well. The United States Air force Academy, which stands on an area of 18,500 acres in the northern part of Colorado Springs in Colorado, USA, has a Chapel for cadets whose amazing structure does exactly so as mentioned above.
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Unique in its appearance, the Beijing National Stadium is also nick named as the Bird’s Nest by the people of China. It is located in the Olympic Village of Chaoyang District and was built primarily to host the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
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The Harmandir Sahib or the Darbar Sahib, popularly known as the Golden Temple, because of its look, is the most revered destination of the Sikh religion in India. The Sikhs across the world too specially come to India to pay their respect in this place of worship. It is located in the city of Amritsar in India and dates back to the 16th century when the fifth Guru of Sikhs, Guru Arjan Sahib brought it to a completion and also placed the completed version of the holy scripture of Sikhs, the Adi Granth, in the temple.
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