Videos tagged with "building"
B.A.S.E Jumping Torre Mayor [01:22]
At 7350 feet avove sea level lies the ancient Tenochtitlan, better known today as Mexico City. Within the city is a world-class building, the highest in Lat...
Anarchism in Barcelona Part II: The Bank and the Bike Shop [10:38]
Vagabrothers Alex and Mark go to Barcelona to learn about "Okupa", a movement that takes over abandoned buildings in Spain. In English, you could call it squ...
China wonderland [03:00]
An amusement park called Wonderland construction began in 1998 with the intention of building the largest amusement park in Asia. And now the ruins of 'Wonde...
Kincarrathie Doocot Perth Perthshire Scotland [00:34]
Tour Scotland February video of Kincarrathie Doocot on visit to Perth, Perthshire. This doo'cot dating from 1694 is next to Kincarrathie House, the former home of Arthur Bell of whisky fame and now a residential care home for the elderly. This Scottish building was intended to house pigeons or doves. Dovecotes may be square or circular free-standing structures or built into the end of a house or barn. They generally contain pigeon holes for the birds to nest. Pigeons and doves were an important food source historically in Western Europe and were kept for their eggs, flesh, and dung.
The Old Schoolhouse Cottown Perthshire Scotland [01:58]
Tour Scotland video of The Old Schoolhouse in Cottown on visit to Carse of Gowrie, Perthshire. This a rare example of a clay and thatch building. Cottown is a small hamlet next to the village of St.Madoes, approximately eight miles to the east of Perth. The building is thought to have been constructed between 1745 and 1770.