Not the Louvre

Botanical Gardens, SydneyWe all know the people at the Louvre in Paris did not invent the pyramid, but they built an impressive glass version to house their underground entrance.

The picture above is not the Louvre, but it bears a striking resemblance. It is to be found at the Botanical Gardens in Sydney, Australia, and houses a variety of tropical plants.

Banff Hotel

Hotel, Banff, AlbertaThis hotel looks like it has been photoshopped onto the wide Canadian vista.

However it is real enough and this hotel in Banff, Alberta is a veritable resort.

Banff Springs HotelBanff Springs Hotel can be accessed by rail, and must be one of the most spectacularly located hotels imaginable.