House of the People-pride Romania

After the earthquake in 1977, Nicolae Ceauşescu ordered the "reconstruction" of Bucharest (Romania's capital) with a new city, so that from the years 1978-79, held the national competition for the reconstruction of Bucharest. House of the People has a length of 270 m and a width of 240 m, total height of the building is 178 m including 86 m from the ground and 92 m underground. With 12 floors the surface and underground 8 People's House is last in the Guinness Book of Records as the 2 building that area in the world (first being the Pentagon) and the third volume. The building has about 1,000 rooms, including 440 offices across 30 halls and saloons, 4 restaurants, 3 libraries, two underground parking, a concert hall, the rest of the room service. In 1989 the building costs were estimated at 1.75 billion U.S. dollars U.S., and in 2006 to 3 billion. Legend has it that - chief architect house initially, Cezar Lazarescu, rector of architecture, was demolished by accident, following the event, Lazarescu has made a stroke, leaving the place Anca Petrescu (architect seconds).

Romania is a tourist attraction worth visiting.

written bejeus

6 comentarii:

  1. I don't understand your language but I really enjoy the pictures!

    I'm from Argentina and my english is not very good, sorry about that.

    I want to tell you that I liked so much to visit your space! You can visit my blog if you want it...


  2. Beatifullllllll. Very nice the picture.

  3. Awesome to look at, I want to visit there.


  4. όμορφη χώρα .φαινετε πως αγαπάτε πολύ τη χώρα σας .το blog αυτό αποτελεί πολύ καλή διαφήμιση για αυτήν .θα ταξιδέψω σίγουρα σε σας κάποια στιγμή . σας γράφω στην γλώσσα μου γιατί τα αγγλικά μου δεν είναι καθόλου καλά ,συγνώμη

  5. Obrigada por estar no Chá das Cinco!
    Gemária Sampaio

  6. Multumesc ptru info. dar House of the People nu e bine construit de "vânt-apa" a Orientalului.
    Cu drag.