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20 Most Beautiful Underground Subway Stations Around The World.

Underground subway stations used to know for filthy smell, shady background, noise, garbage, and lots of rats. That’s true because most of the world’s underground subway station are not in good condition. Responsible authorities don’t take good care of them. However, there are few exceptions too.

20 Most Beautiful Underground Subway Stations Around The World.

There are few underground subway stations in the world that go against our usual thinking, keeping themselves above the rest, shining out as excellent examples of brilliant architecture.

These beautiful underground subway stations are perfect example of creative thinking and superb interiors that can be constructed in underground spaces.

World’s Most Beautiful Underground Subway Stations

Hope you enjoy them all. Let us know in comments which one is your favorite.

1. City Hall Station, New York

City Hall Station, New York

City Hall Station, New York
Image credits: nycsubway.org

2. Bund Sightseeing Tunnel, Shanghai, China

Bund Sightseeing Tunnel, Shanghai, China

Bund Sightseeing Tunnel, Shanghai, China

Bund Sightseeing Tunnel, Shanghai, China
Image credits: mic-ro.com

3. Kievskaya, Mayakovskaya And Park Pobedy Stations, Moscow, Russia

Kievskaya, Mayakovskaya And Park Pobedy Stations, Moscow, Russia

Kievskaya, Mayakovskaya And Park Pobedy Stations, Moscow, Russia

Kievskaya, Mayakovskaya And Park Pobedy Stations, Moscow, Russia
Image credits: imgur.com

4. Formosa Boulevard Station, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Formosa Boulevard Station, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Formosa Boulevard Station, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Formosa Boulevard Station, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Image credits: getintravel.com

5. T-Centralen Station, Stockholm, Sweden

T-Centralen Station, Stockholm, Sweden

T-Centralen Station, Stockholm, Sweden
Image credits: adragunov.com

6. Solna Station, Stockholm, Sweden

Solna Station, Stockholm, Sweden

Solna Station, Stockholm, Sweden

Solna Station, Stockholm, Sweden
Image credits: imgur.com

7. University Of Naples Subway Station, Italy

University Of Naples Subway Station, Italy

University Of Naples Subway Station, Italy

University Of Naples Subway Station, Italy
Image credits: dezeen.com

8. Malostranská Station In Prague.

Malostranská Station In Prague.

Malostranská Station In Prague.
Image credits: adragunov.com

9. Tilework In Szent Gellért Square, Budapest, Hungary

Tilework In Szent Gellért Square, Budapest, Hungary

Tilework In Szent Gellért Square, Budapest, Hungary
Image credits: architizer.com

10. Toledo Metro Station, Naples, Italy

Toledo Metro Station, Naples, Italy

Toledo Metro Station, Naples, Italy

Toledo Metro Station, Naples, Italy
Image credits: telegraph.co.uk

11. Stockholm, the Water Lily Station – Näckrosen

Stockholm, the Water Lily Station – Näckrosen
Image credits: fnurra.wordpress.com

12. Arts Et Métiers Station, Paris, France

Arts Et Métiers Station, Paris, France

Arts Et Métiers Station, Paris, France
Image credits: flickr.com

13. Tunel, Istanbul Old Metro, Turkey

Tunel, Istanbul Old Metro, Turkey
Image credits: wikimedia.org

14. Slavyansky Bulvar Station, Moscow, Russia

Slavyansky Bulvar Station, Moscow, Russia

Slavyansky Bulvar Station, Moscow, Russia
Image credits: ntvmsnbc.com

15. Avtovo Metro Station, St. Petersburg, Russia

Avtovo Metro Station, St. Petersburg, Russia

Avtovo Metro Station, St. Petersburg, Russia

Avtovo Metro Station, St. Petersburg, Russia
Image credits: asergeev.com

16. Olaias Station, Lisbon, Portugal

Olaias Station, Lisbon, Portugal

Olaias Station, Lisbon, Portugal
Image credits: telegraph.co.uk

17. Kungstradgarden Metro Station, Stokholm, Sweden

Kungstradgarden Metro Station, Stokholm, Sweden

Kungstradgarden Metro Station, Stokholm, Sweden
Image credits: adragunov.com

18. U-bahn Station, Munich, Germany

U-bahn Station, Munich, Germany

U-bahn Station, Munich, Germany

U-bahn Station, Munich, Germany
Image credits: flickr.com

19. Liège Guillemins, Belgium

Liège Guillemins, Belgium
Image credits: e-architect.co.uk

20. Stadion Station, Stockholm, Sweden

Stadion Station, Stockholm, Sweden

Stadion Station, Stockholm, Sweden
Image credits: telegraph.co.uk

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FontShop AG, the renowned type foundry, conducted a survey based on historical relevance, sales at FontShop.com, and aesthetic quality. With a few additions from the experts at Creative Bloq and Computer Arts magazine, the best fonts ever were selected for the new book, 100 Best Typefaces Ever.




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US tried to undermine Cuba by infiltrating its underground hip-hop scene

A US government agency spent more than two years trying to fuel political change in Cuba by covertly manipulating the country’s underground hip-hop scene, according to an investigative report from the Associated Press. Documents obtained by the AP show that contractors hired by the US Agency for International Development (USAID) tried to promote certain Cuban hip-hop artists within the country in the hopes of bolstering a youth movement against the communist government of Raúl Castro. But the program backfired, putting targets at greater risk, forcing some musicians to flee the country, and threatening Cuba’s thriving underground rap community.

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Village Underground Lisboa: Abandoned shipping containers turned into a creative hub and outdoor event space on Lisbon’s northern edge

Village Underground Lisboa


by Ross Belfer In Lisbon, cultural prowess and creativity are as omnipresent as the prego sandwiches and Super Bock found on nearly every street corner. The Portuguese capital city has seen a surge in new innovative enterprises opening over the past year, indicating…

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Sustain-Release Music Festival: An immersive experience for the underground music community, limited to 500 people in upstate New York

Sustain-Release Music Festival


With festival lineups looking more and more identical, and the overall experience becoming synonymous with struggle and exhaustion, two underground music veterans are offering a new kind of escape that ensures an intimate experience for their familial community—not to mention reasonable bathroom lines…

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Link About It: This Week’s Picks : COS comes to America, soccer mania at Dazed, a Plutonian moon’s underground ocean and more in our weekly look at the web

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1. Porcelain Pieces Combine Street Fighter with Ai Weiwei’s 1995 “Dropping a Han Dynasty Urn” piece and you get the work of German artist Martin Klimas. In his “Porcelain Figurines,” the Düsseldorf-based photographer drops the fragile…

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Scientists discover massive ocean of water 400 miles underground

Researchers at Northwestern University have found evidence for a massive reservoir of water deep within the Earth’s mantle. The reservoir, which is said to be three times the volume of the oceans on the surface, is contained within highly-pressurized rock known as ringwoodite. The scientists hope that their findings, recently published in the journal Science, can shed light on where Earth’s oceans came from.

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Charged: Lowline and the Remote Skylight: A closer look at the progressive project’s innovative solution to bringing natural light underground

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           As the most talked about urban planning project in NYC of recent times—alongside the Plus Pool, perhaps—the Lowline continues to capture the…<br />
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Lowline Young Designers Program: Local school kids reveal their vision for an underground park on the Lower East Side

Lowline Young Designers Program


This weekend, at NYC’s Mark Miller Gallery, an enthusiastic and clever bunch of middle-schoolers shared their visions—and plans—for the future of the city. The exhibit, which will run through March 9 and is sponsored by the…

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Ink, Beijing: The Hong Kong-based men’s concept store brings its anti-commercial, underground yet high fashion labels to Beijing

Ink, Beijing


It’s easy to imagine how important the concept of VIP is in a country where individuality is easily lost in an immense multitude of people. Among Chinese men, the older generations are still quite status-oriented and fashion is often simply a tool used…

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