Tuesday, 9 December 2008

The eighth ugliest building in the world...


....according to the Scotsman and Virtualtourist.com that is.

What do we think? Is it that ugly? Or should we just, in true Scottish style, be gutted that we only finished eighth in the list?

ps - apologies for the lite blogging - I'm trying to juggle Christmas, reading, writing and blogging, and not succeeding all that much. Must try harder!

4 comments:

James 9 December 2008 at 16:09  

The Times described it as "a thrilling masterpiece", a "cathedral of devolution", and "a work of art of extraordinary complexity and craftsmanship", which is good enough for me.

Sam 9 December 2008 at 20:23  

I'm surprised the Aber Library didn't make it in the list.

Holyrood Patter 9 December 2008 at 20:31  

I think the parliament is fantastic, both inside and out, though perhaps a little pricey!

McChatterer 10 December 2008 at 10:27  

Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral also made it onto that top ten ugly buildings list.

The compilers have a strange idea of what constitutes ugly!

Although that Peter the Great statue makes my eyes hurt...

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