wiki: Expo ‘70 was a World’s Fair held in Suita, Osaka, Japan between March 15 and September 13, 1970. The theme of the Expo was “Progress and Harmony for Mankind.” In Japanese Expo ‘70 is often referred to as Ōsaka Banpaku. This was the first World’s Fair held in Japan.
The Kintai-kyo bridge, built in 1673, still stands today. Detail from larger photo. Hand-colored photo, 1910, Japan. Photography by Tamamura Kozaburo
Entrance gate to the town of Rissani, Morocco - edge of the Sahara Desert.
Place to visit as a space age tourist: The “Buzludzha” abandoned socialist monument in Bulgaria.
some photos I took of Dejima in Nagasaki. It’s a mix of Dutch and Japanese interior styles and my reference for the Hand Merchant’s living quarters.
Gurunsi architecture in Burkina Faso and Ghana