America · Architecture · Uncategorized

Archtrove Travels to Chicago, USA

Chicago, nicknamed the Windy City, is true to its name, but it is so much more. Not only does it have the status of being the home of the first skyscraper, it also has character. Something you would not expect from a city that had historical buildings destroyed in a Great Fire and skyscrapers now… Continue reading Archtrove Travels to Chicago, USA

Architecture · England

Archtrove Travels To York, England

York is the place you think of to experience old-school English charm, with its historical references, its quaint and charming streets and its knooks and crannies. York Minister Most famous of its buildings is the York Minister. Proudly sitting in the square with surrounding shops, which would have once been the market, it would have… Continue reading Archtrove Travels To York, England

Architecture · Birmingham · England

Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham

Historically the area of Jewellery Quarter has been the birthplace of many pioneering advancements in industrial technology but since the decline the area resulted in delapidation. One sector that has not declined in the jewellery sector, with numerous shops and a school and the name of course. Its old school charn still exists in these… Continue reading Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham

Architecture · Birmingham · England

Top 10 Historical Buildings in Birmingham

Birmingham, as a city has been around for a long time and therefore is no surprise has many historical buildings. Winterbourne House and Gardens Winterbourne House and Garden are situated in leafy Edgbaston near the University of Birmingham. It is an early Edwardian 20th-century villa suburban house and garden set in 7 acres. A Grade… Continue reading Top 10 Historical Buildings in Birmingham

Architecture · Birmingham · England

Top 5 Hidden Areas to Visit in Birmingham

Like with all cities, Birmingham has hidden areas that are not obvious but are just as beautiful and just as much a must to visit when visiting Birmingham. These define what is Birmingham and are truly hidden gems. 1. Jeweller Quarter Historically, the heart of the jewellery industry, hence its name, now an up and… Continue reading Top 5 Hidden Areas to Visit in Birmingham