Cutaway design for the Kunstkamera in St Petersburg, Russia
Designed by Georg Johann Mattarnovi, 1719-1727
Pic via St Petersburg Times

Cutaway design for the Kunstkamera in St Petersburg, Russia

Designed by Georg Johann Mattarnovi, 1719-1727

Pic via St Petersburg Times

The Alexandrinsky Theatre, St Petersburg, Russia
Designed by Carlo Rossi, 1832
Photo via St Petersburg Times

The Alexandrinsky Theatre, St Petersburg, Russia

Designed by Carlo Rossi, 1832

Photo via St Petersburg Times

Spectacular mosaics in the Church on the Spilled Blood, St Petersburg, Russia
Artwork by Viktor Vasnetsov, Mikhail Nesterov and Mikhail Vrubel, among others
Pic via St Petersburg Times

Spectacular mosaics in the Church on the Spilled Blood, St Petersburg, Russia

Artwork by Viktor Vasnetsov, Mikhail Nesterov and Mikhail Vrubel, among others

Pic via St Petersburg Times

The view from Kärkistensalmi bridge, central Finland
Photo by Erkki Jauhiainen

The view from Kärkistensalmi bridge, central Finland

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Some of the many amazing costumes designed by Japanese artist Eiko Ishioka (1938-2012) for the films The Fall (2006) and Mirror, Mirror (2012)

Striking architecture in Yekaterinburg, Russia

Striking architecture in Yekaterinburg, Russia

"Sweater Weather", Edith Piaf-style cover performed by Cristina Gatti, Scott Bradlee and Postmodern Jukebox

The mysterious Griffins’ Tower on Vasilievky Island, St Petersburg
Photo by Rublev11

The mysterious Griffins’ Tower on Vasilievky Island, St Petersburg

Photo by Rublev11

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University of Helsinki Main Library by Antinnen Oiva in Helsinki.

A stroll down Vuorikatu, past the Helsinki University Kaisa-Talo library

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University of Helsinki Main Library by Antinnen Oiva in Helsinki.

A stroll down Vuorikatu, past the Helsinki University Kaisa-Talo library

The ruins of Eldena Abbey, Greifswald
Photo via http://www.greifswald-eldena.de/

The ruins of Eldena Abbey, Greifswald

Photo via http://www.greifswald-eldena.de/

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wall and arch paintings, side aisle of St. Marien, Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

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wall and arch paintings, side aisle of St. Marien, Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

Greifswald University campus, looks like in miniature!

Greifswald University campus, looks like in miniature!

Alexander Nevsky Larva, St Petersburg
Photo by Izzet Keribar, via St Petersburg Times

Alexander Nevsky Larva, St Petersburg

Photo by Izzet Keribar, via St Petersburg Times

Vigarna (Wings), or Gosse med örn  (Boy with Eagle) on Blasieholmen, Stockholm
Sculpture by Carl Milles, photo by Brittany Keele

Vigarna (Wings), or Gosse med örn  (Boy with Eagle) on Blasieholmen, Stockholm

Sculpture by Carl Milles, photo by Brittany Keele