(WCSA) Top 100 Largest Libraries In The World - P7.Royal Portuguese Reading Room – Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.
(Wcsa.world-indochinakings.org) Studying can be done in considerable style at the Royal Portuguese Reading Room in Rio de Janeiro. With its gorgeous multicolored skylight and lovely balustrades, the richly decorated Neo-Manueline interior would be a delight to experience even if it didn’t hold the biggest and most valuable collection of Portuguese literature outside of Portugal itself.
(Wcsa.world-indochinakings.org) The new Library of Birmingham is said to be not only Britain’s biggest public library, but also the largest regional facility of its kind in the whole of Europe. Its dazzling silver, glass and gold exterior features interlocking metal rings and was designed by Dutch architects Mecanoo to pay tribute to the English city’s Jewelry Quarter.
(WCSA) Top 100 Largest Libraries In The World - P3.Old Library, Trinity College Library Dublin – Dublin, Ireland.
(Wcsa.world-indochinakings.org) A place that holds the Book of Kells – the splendidly embellished Gospel volume that dates back to the early 9th century – is special just for that fact, but the Old Library at Trinity College Library Dublin would be a wonder regardless. Its Long Room contains 200,000 of the most aged books in the library’s collection.
(Wcsa) Top 100 Largest Libraries In The World - P2.National Library of Brazil – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
(IndochinaKings.org) Approximately nine million items are contained in the National Library of Brazil in Rio de Janeiro. Ranking seventh in size amongst all other libraries around the world, it features a 19th-century collection of tens of thousands of photographs that, due to their significance, are on the register of the UNESCO Memory of the World Programme.
(Indochina Trip.2017) The Journey to Promote Famous Destinations in Indochina - P.31. Wat Si Saket, Laos
(IndochinaKings.org) Wat Si Saket is a Buddhist wat in Vientiane, Laos. It is situated on Lan Xang Road, on the corner with Setthathirat Road, to the northwest of Haw Phra Kaew, which formerly held the Emerald Buddha.
(Indochina Trip.2017) The Journey to Promote Famous Destinations in Indochina - P.34. Banteay Srei, Cambodia
(IndoChinaKings.org) Banteay Srei or Banteay Srey is a 10th-century Cambodian temple dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. Located in the area of Angkor, it lies near the hill of Phnom Dei, 25 km (16 mi) north-east of the main group of temples that once belonged to the medieval capitals of Yasodharapura and Angkor Thom.
(Indochina Trip.2017) The Journey to Promote Famous Destinations in Indochina - P.41. Mount Phou Si, Laos
(IndochinaKings.org) Mount Phousi rises about 150mtrs from the centre of Luang Prabang and is located between the Thanon Sisavangvong and the Thanon Phousi.
(Indochina Trip.2017) The Journey to Promote Famous Destinations in Indochina - P.40. Bokor Hill Station, Cambodia
(IndoChinaKings.org) Bokor Hill Station refers to a collection of French colonial buildings (hotel & casino, church, royal residence etc. ), constructed as a temperate mountain luxury resort and retreat for colonial residents in the early 1920s atop Bokor Mountain in Preah Monivong National Park, about 37 km (23 mi) west of Kampot in southern Cambodia.
(Indochina Trip.2017) The Journey to Promote Famous Destinations in Indochina - P.39. That Ing Hang Stupa, Laos
(IndochinaKings.org) Thought to have been built in the mid-16th century, this well-proportioned, 9m-high thâat is the second-holiest religious edifice in southern Laos after Wat Phu Champasak.
(IndochinaKings.org) The Bayon is a well-known and richly decorated Khmer temple at Angkor in Cambodia.