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#TNI Storifyed vol.1: Architecture Finds of World Travelers

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Here’s a Storify recap of #TNI Dec. 8, 2011. #TNI is short for Travelers Night In – a Twitter travel chat that happens every week. This week’s topic was World’s Best Travel Architecture. This is a collection of some of the noteworthy tweets. Look out for this every Friday.

Brought to you by the awesome folks at @ZipSetGo and guests.

  1. @AuthenticCoast: Q1. Favorite historic building/monument in the world? Why? #tni

  2. A1. Can I just say the entire citadel of Machu Picchu? At sunrise. #TNI
    December 8, 2011 3:38:24 PM EST
  3. A1: The Treasury, Petra, Jordan. Exceeded expectations in every way #TNI
    December 8, 2011 3:35:01 PM EST
  4. @chris2x: A1 Hagia Sophia for the impact it still makes // Fell in love with it in Art History. Still haven’t visited in person…yet! #tni
    December 8, 2011 4:18:40 PM EST
  5. @ZipSetGo: Q2. Best venue to see live entertainment in the world? #TNI

  6. A2 The Coliseum in Rome. During the Roman Empire days! #tni
    December 8, 2011 3:44:18 PM EST
  7. A2 I agree @McMedia Red Rocks in Colorado is awesome! #TNI http://pic.twitter.com/WTAJo1O1
    December 8, 2011 3:46:10 PM EST
  8. A2. In Indonesia you can always see and hear Gamelan music all around, the whole country is a stage. #TNI
    December 8, 2011 3:47:04 PM EST
  9. @ZipSetAndrea: Q3. Ugliest building/architectural design you have seen in your travels? #TNI

  10. A3 Most of the 5* hotels in Turkey. #TNI
    December 8, 2011 3:53:46 PM EST
  11. @LauraAllenTvl I dislike it too #TNI A3 Metlife Building
    December 8, 2011 3:52:32 PM EST
  12. A3. The Belgium balls. I just.don’t.get.it. #TNI http://twitpic.com/7qfzqv
    December 8, 2011 3:53:32 PM EST
  13. @theexplorateur: Q4. Which city’s architecture makes you want to move there? #TNI

  14. A4: Paris, San Francisco, Rome. Sigh #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:01:17 PM EST
  15. A4. Barcelona – amazing contrast of the historic and post-modern #TNI #travel
    December 8, 2011 4:01:39 PM EST
  16. A4 Damn how can I forget the houseboats of Kerala would love to live there #tni
    December 8, 2011 4:06:24 PM EST
  17. A4. If I could, I’d move to Santorini and live amongst the white and blue domes #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:02:19 PM EST
  18. @AuthenticCoast: Q5. Most beautiful place of worship you’ve been to? #tni

  19. A5 Besides Sagrada Familia, The Cadet Chapel in Colorado Springs is beautiful #TNI http://pic.twitter.com/9YoQvR1L
    December 8, 2011 4:12:46 PM EST
  20. A5. Schwedagon in Burma is absolutely incredible #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:11:36 PM EST
  21. Mahabhodi Temple in #India, where #Buddha became enlightened: bit.ly/w2PjZc RT @AuthenticCoast: Q5 beautiful place of worship? #tni
    December 8, 2011 4:11:55 PM EST
  22. A5 most beautiful place of worship: pretty much ANYWHERE – EVERYWHERE outside in #nature away from human-made stuff #TNI #Travel
    December 8, 2011 4:14:15 PM EST
  23. Q5. Most beautiful place of worship you’ve been to? #TNI A5: Emirates A380 Sleeper cabins: http://yfrog.com/h6tjevjj Worship dat!
    December 8, 2011 4:18:10 PM EST
  24. A5: Florence Duomo is pretty impressive: #TNI http://pic.twitter.com/dmOSWL2p
    December 8, 2011 4:18:44 PM EST
  25. A5: OMG how did I not say the Taj Mahal? That was magical.. #tni #india
    December 8, 2011 4:17:41 PM EST
  26. A5: #TNI Notre Dame in Paris or Sacre Cour in Paris as well. Cant beat that architecture
    December 8, 2011 4:16:52 PM EST
  27. @theexplorateur: Q6. Favorite awe-inspiring architecture you’ve seen? #TNI

  28. “@Xplore724: A6: The Taj Mahal had me in tears b/c of it’s sheer beauty! #TNI”would love to see someday!
    December 8, 2011 4:22:14 PM EST
  29. A6. Easy: Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias in Valencia #TNI http://yfrog.com/g0msdekj
    December 8, 2011 4:22:20 PM EST
  30. A6. I was recently surprised by Puebla, Mex. Everywhere you turn, beautiful, colorful, colonial buildings #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:23:10 PM EST
  31. A6. Sydney Opera House – it’s so unusual, beautiful and mind-blowing! #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:23:16 PM EST
  32. A6. The Taj Mahal is sensational. http://twitpic.com/7qginv
    December 8, 2011 4:34:04 PM EST
  33. @justinhamlin: Q7. Most unique building/monument you’ve seen in your travels? #TNI

  34. A7 Trekked outside the quaint Oldtown Prague to find it – Fred and Ginger by Gehry *not my photo* #TNI http://pic.twitter.com/2N8MrepW
    December 8, 2011 4:35:34 PM EST
  35. A7. Mosque of Djenne in Mali #TNI http://pic.twitter.com/TKqSRmwW
    December 8, 2011 4:33:35 PM EST
  36. A7. most unique? this one, for example: bit.ly/ryYe3l #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:34:24 PM EST
  37. A7: The Cube Houses in Rotterdam certainly among the most unique: bit.ly/vnveCB #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:33:52 PM EST
  38. A7 Hallgrimur’s Church Reykjavík, Iceland #TNI
    bairdstravel.com/Hallgrimu…
    December 8, 2011 4:37:31 PM EST
  39. @ZipSetAndrea: Q8. Ancient structure that seems unfathomable? #TNI

  40. A8 Sesame Street #tni
    December 8, 2011 4:41:59 PM EST
  41. A8. Dolly Parton #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:41:38 PM EST
  42. A8. Always thought the pyramids until I learned the workers were paid with beer. That explained everything. #tni
    December 8, 2011 4:44:01 PM EST
  43. A8 changing my answer from pyramids to Longaberger Basket Bldg http://yfrog.com/nwzenvoj #TNI @ZipSetAndrea
    December 8, 2011 4:44:39 PM EST
  44. A8 STONEHENGE. Hands down. #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:40:24 PM EST
  45. A8. The Easter Island Statues #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:41:35 PM EST
  46. @ZipSetGo: Q9. Dream big…architectural feature you’d add to your own home? #TNI

  47. A9. I’d add Moroccan-style arches… would spruce my 1 bedroom condo right up! #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:52:06 PM EST
  48. @WillingFoot: A9. I think I might add a garden like the ones at Versailles :) // Now you’re talking :) Modest, charming. I like! ;) #tni
    December 8, 2011 4:53:32 PM EST
  49. A9. I would like to build a home one day that looks like a Provencal country home with stones and colorful shutters.. #TNI
    December 8, 2011 4:55:54 PM EST
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  • http://www.authenticseacoast.com AuthenticSeacoast

    A great summary of this week’s #tni! It was an honour for us to join the wonderful Zip Set Go gals in hosting the chat. Thank you for including us! Doug at the Authentic Seacoast

  • http://alwaysoutbound.com/travel Subir K

    Thanks Doug. I really enjoy reading all your tweets. Happy friday :)

  • http://www.twoOregonians.com twoOregonians

    Thanks for the summary! Fun to see some of the pictures I missed during the chat… Especially love the one from Valencia.