Architecture

Shogun Stronghold: Samurai Castles in Japan

John McMahon | December 5, 2018

Remnants of a feudal age, the samurai castles of old are the tourist attractions of today. From Kyoto to Okinawa, the shogun centuries are alive and well in the preserved architecture of the Land of the Rising Sun.

Orchha: Life in the Forgotten Kingdom

Jay Tindall | June 28, 2018

The great wonder of Orchha isn’t its architecture or even its rich history. Orchha is empty. Compared to the fortresses and temples of Rajasthan and elsewhere, this region of Madhya Pradesh is a lonesome gem.