Modern Architecture: Awe-Inspiring #Details

From the framing of towering urban skyscrapers to the tiles that line subway stations, some of the most interesting images are hidden in the details. We received so many awe-inspiring #Details contributions from the Trover community, we’re revisiting some of the outstanding discoveries shared by your fellow Trovers. Without further ado, here are 1o #Details discoveries focused on modern, geometric, and futuristic architecture.

1. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City

Photo by Tony Wallbank

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10 Shining Examples of Japanese Architecture

After you’ve walked the cherry blossom gardens and had the best sushi of your life, you’re bound to encounter beautiful architecture throughout Japan. From castles and pagodas to Shinto shrines, temples and historic buildings provide a glimpse of Japan’s past and cultural roots, while modern structures highlight forward-thinking technology and global influences. Enjoy a few examples of the eye-catching architecture that Japan has to offer.

1. Osaka Castle, Osaka, Japan

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#Details Photo Sweepstakes Winner

Congratulations to Jason Levine for capturing the spectacular #Details of Tokyo Station. This impressive architecture from Japan’s transit hub is the winning entry of our #Details Photo Sweepstakes. Congrats, Jason—enjoy your $1500 Expedia travel prize!

Octagonal ceiling with eagle, flower and sword detail.

Jason Levine‘s winning #Details discovery from Tokyo, Japan.

Don’t forget to look up for amazing sights and architectural wonders just overhead! Jason notes Tokyo Station’s Marunouchi building “dates back to 1914. The building was destroyed in World War 2 but has been restored to its original glory. . . Enter through the North or South gates to view the rotundas.” Thanks, Jason! Be sure to follow Jason Levine on Trover to learn more details about Japan and his next destination!

Explore the full list of #Details discoveries to find out who guards the palace doors, what words can’t describe, and where the night sky shines all day long. Follow your fellow Trovers and thank your favorite discoveries. Thank you to everyone for sharing your dazzling details!

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Dizzy Discoveries: 11 Grand Spiral Staircases

There’s something especially grand about ascending and descending a spiral staircase. By the time you make it to the top, you might be a little sore and more than a bit woozy, but you’ll surely feel regal.

To inspire your next grand entrance, we’ve assembled some of our favorite staircases and spiraling architecture discoveries from Trover. Just be careful not to trip!

1. P+R Etoile in Carouge, Switzerland

Photo by Dominik Gehl

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New Photo Sweepstakes – Show Us Your Architecture #Details

Share your photo-worthy #Details of architecture & design for a chance to win $1500 for travel! We’re in search of your travel finds that deserve a closer look! From exotic interiors boasting intricate carvings to the glowing jewel tones of stunning stained glass, show us your decorative design #Details from around the globe. Be sure to include an exact location and travel tip about your discovery to help your fellow explorers find your delightful #Details.

Have you seen the swirling ceilings of a Gaudi masterpiece or the twirly toes of Buddha in repose? Meander through your photo memories and share the hidden gems that we might have missed along the way. Show us the spots where there’s a surprise overhead or we can get nose to nose with a lucky find. Share your discoveries bursting with #Details to win $1500 for travel!

Share your photos by Apr 24, 2018. Write a few lines about your discovery and tag each one #Details to enter our sweepstakes for a $1500 Expedia Travel Prize. The more you share, the better your chances.

#Details Photo Sweepstakes – a photo list by Trover


How to Enter the #Details Photo Sweepstakes:

1) Upload an original photo of an interesting discovery or experience that prominently features the color red or fits the #Red theme. You can upload to Trover.com or the iOS App or Android AppBe sure to upload before the contest ends at 11.59 p.m. PT on 24 April 2018.

2) Write a couple of lines about your discovery. This could be details about the destination or activity, tips on how to find it or what to do there, or any interesting facts or stories about your discovery. Include “#Details” in the description field.

3) Et voila! You’re entered to win the $1500 Expedia voucher!

This is a Sweepstakes. The more eligible photos you upload, the higher your chance of winning!

This sweepstake is only open to NEW Trover photos. Add yours by April 24th to be considered! 

Read sweepstakes terms and conditions.

Questions? Talk to us at feedback@trover.com.