In classical architecture, a colonnade denotes a long sequence of columns joined by their entablature, often free-standing, or part of a building. When in front of a building, screening the door (Latin porta), it is called a portico, when enclosing an open court, a peristyle. (Wikipedia)
Group rules and description
Photos of a row of evenly spaced columns, or a structure composed of a series of arches supported by columns... Especially welcome photos of non-classical European architecture, as Japanese, Chinese, Arabic, Egyptian, Indian or modern art.
Single columns, pilasters, arches with bearers (not columns), balustrades, verandas, loggias, windows, interiors e. g. naves, etc. are not accepted here.