Harmony Between The Old And The New

It is somewhat fascinating to view new architecture and older buildings next to each other.


The Shard and Southwark Cathedral

Some facts, courtesy of Wikipedia

Southwark Cathedral

  • Building started in 1839, completed in 1897
  • Anglican Church
  • Designed by Sir Arthur Blomfield


The Shard

  • Building started in 2009, completed in 2012
  • Hotel, restaurants, offices
  • One of the works of Italian architect Renzo Piano


….Oh, and they make delicious drinks, like the ones below….

Drinks with a view

Cocktails with a view



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