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  • Published: Jul 13th, 2012
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Classy in the City Garden

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Autumn is the best season ever.

Classy in the city garden

Stunning corner at the city garden.

I’ve always believed one could live many lives through the way we dress and the places we travel to, even if just in our imagination. The world is open to us, and each day is an occasion to reinvent ourselves.
~Ralph Lauren~

  • Author: Tracy
  • Published: Aug 10th, 2011
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Germany’s First Green Town

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Freiburg, southern Germany, is Europe’s most eco-conscious town, environmental protection and green in the whole of Germany ranked first. 250,000 population, geographical known as the “Sun Belt” label, the collection of solar energy is almost equal to the whole of the UK’s total solar energy. German architect Rolf Disch it as a park, he designed a house heated only a year a week, need to pay only electricity, the rest chosen by solar panels on the roof to provide. Environmental protection and green all over Germany ranks first. 
   
Germany's First Green TownSitting in the train arrived in Freiburg at first glance, the eyes full of sunshine. The second eye, a 19-story tower, the 240 components of solar PV facade. 
    
Germany's First Green TownUp the stairs from the platform, is a major city road, north to south. Two rows of long, winding rails stretch into the distance. Painting a variety of colors across a variety of patterns of tram twenty-three minutes from your eyes after a car almost invisible.
Cycling is one of the major wonders of Freiburg: a wide variety of bicycles, very tall. People riding bicycles, long legs, pretty skirts, children raised against the wind, and the body suddenly disappeared in the distance.

Germany's First Green TownFreiburg was built 900 years ago on the vineyard, next to the Upper Rhine, near the French border, is the entrance of the Black Forest. Sunshine favor of the city, up to 1800 hours of sunshine throughout the year to take advantage of solar energy, environmental protection and green all over Germany ranks first. In addition, its efficient energy and public transport is the best in the world.

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  • Published: Aug 10th, 2011
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Zero-emissions City – Malmo

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Malmo in southernmost Sweden, is Sweden’s third largest city. 1914, have been held in Malmö term “Baltic Expo”, the country was involved in only four Nordic countries and Germany. The next year, will represent Sweden Malmo to participate in Shanghai World Expo’s Urban Best Practices Area Case. Malmo in the European Community market and the geographical condition is superior, air, train, automobile and marine development. New deep-water “Sweden and Hong Kong” plays a significant role in transport. At present, between the cities of Malmö and Copenhagen, Denmark, on the sea there is a 16 km long bridge. It’s built for the Swedish – Danish trade, employment, housing, culture, education and research co-market a huge potential for development.

Zero-emissions City - MalmoMalmo has a blue, long coastline, there are impressive on that coastline one after another group of white windmills. Westport Park is located west of the first old port of Malmo, Sweden is the first “zero emissions” community.

Zero-emissions City - MalmoPark in Westport landmark “spiral sculpture”, we saw where the SkÃ¥ne Malmö Deputy Governor Christine A Alexei Mickelson. He told us a month ago Westport was awarded the Metro from the United Nations’ environment Honor Award. ”

Zero-emissions City - Malmo

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  • Published: Aug 10th, 2011
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Foresee the Future of the Town

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Today Japan has begun to emerge against the process of urbanization – urban competition for employment, housing difficulties, the high cost of medical care, no one to take care of the elderly, young children without child care, kindergarten placement, residential housing and only the lack of entertainment facilities, and inaccessible. All this so that the economic downturn of the Japanese young people who live in Tokyo a headache. More and more people back to the place where the charm of satellite towns around Tokyo gradually dim.

Foresee the Future of the TownBut a train from Tokyo 47 minutes from the Kanto circle satellite town, actually in this case to attract waves of young men to settle. Because the town to solve all the problems above, meet all the needs of the residents live and work. Striking is the design of the town started 40 years ago when all these factors have been considered in the inside, even more astonishing is that this is not by the local government planning and design, but by a little-known private real estate company development and design.

Foresee the Future of the Town

Foresee the Future of the Town

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  • Published: Aug 10th, 2011
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Hogarth’s “Butterfly House” Project Launched

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British Hogarth Architects (Hogarth Architects) designed the “butterfly house” (Butterfly House) started. This is in Kilifi, Kenya (Kilifi) in a remote small resort on the first building. The site area of ​​2.4 hectares.

Hogarth's "Butterfly House" Project LaunchedThis six-bedroom holiday homes around a central courtyard garden design. The garden will breed butterflies.

Hogarth's "Butterfly House" Project LaunchedThis holiday home as in remote areas means that it must be possible to “self” and easy to maintain. Recycling of coral blocks are the main building materials.

Hogarth's "Butterfly House" Project Launched

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  • Published: Jul 20th, 2011
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Vertical Eco Design Gallery in Bangkok, Thailand

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Vertical Eco Design Gallery in Bangkok, ThailandArchitect: Shma + Sansiri PCL + SdA

Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Project Year: 2011

Project Area: 430 sqm

Photography: Wison Tungthunya

Vertical Eco Design Gallery in Bangkok, ThailandWalking in the building and feel natural on the side. Increasing living space in Bangkok, while the residential area of the green area is growing slowly. The case of the external structure of green building to house a sales office gallery, a showcase where new
urban life.

Vertical Eco Design Gallery in Bangkok, ThailandGreen crates wall modules made ​​of stainless steel construction is simple. Hanging pots and drip irrigation system installed in the back of carpet products. The system is cheap, easy to install. Taking into account the location of the project, the architect selected native plants – Tokyo dwarf plants. This plant in the ground everywhere, Bangkok can be a good defense against extreme environmental
conditions. Plants also soften the texture of the building rigid, complex structures in Bangkok stand out.

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  • Published: Jul 20th, 2011
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Shenyang Expo 2011 Exhibition Held in Lily

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Shenyang Expo lily show in early July to late July in the Lily Park Expo showcased an area of ​​50,000 square meters, a total of 30 kinds of lily display, the total amount of more than 40 million trees. Asia, which shows the original species planted, a total of 13 kinds of hybrid lily; Oriental Series of the original species and hybrids of 12 species, 20 kinds of other lily varieties is the largest number in recent years, a lily show.

Shenyang Expo 2011 Exhibition Held in LilyShenyang Botanical Garden since 1998, the outdoor test planting lilies, after 13 years, has accumulated rich experience in organizing outdoor lily show. Due to the high-quality multi-line hybrid varieties of lilies, bulbs need to be updated annually invest substantial human and financial resources and material resources, so nearly a thousand domestic area, Shenyang Botanical Garden is the only large area of ​​lily flower show held in the open field area.

Shenyang Expo 2011 Exhibition Held in LilyThe main exhibition of the lily with “love” as the theme, a large European-style buildings and the surrounding area lilies echoes the lawns as the background, highlighting the three-dimensional effects, color coordination, will spend exhibition halls dressed as love, people in a strong romantic atmosphere to feel lily “love for All Seasons,” the meaning and allow people to witness a sea of ​​flowers in true love, pure friendship and unlimited affection.

Shenyang Expo 2011 Exhibition Held in LilyLily color-rich, according to the suit can be divided into red, pink, white, yellow, apricot, a total of six re-color color, were on display in this exhibition lilies. The red of Bristol Jansson, sun umbrellas, pink Carrie, white musk, lily, yellow coconut Rollins,
apricot Indian diamonds, gold-colored complex city, so highly representative.

The flower show in the past on the basis of, and the introduction of several new varieties, such as hybrids in the sub-one hundred “advantage, India’s diamond”, the East one hundred hybrids “Baitian Tang” and so on. Traveled in the lily leaves, colored lily or a relaxing head erect or slightly jaw, graceful leaves glowing green, petals rolling on pure dew, fresh and tranquil, so you can enjoy the fragrance of lily mellowness, a deep sense of romance.

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  • Published: Jul 20th, 2011
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LYVR Designed Shelters Groningen

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Urban designer Lysbeth de Groot in 2007 Groningen city bus stop interchange designed a station waiting area. In 2008, Lysbeth LYVR founded her own design company LYVR. Groningen city commission LYVR further enrich the design and supervise the implementation of the project. The project is located in Groningen and Drenthe at the junction of the A7 near the village of Peizermade Highway south. The ride parking area could accommodate 600 cars and bicycles for rural and urban public transport interchange to provide a variety of options.

LYVR Designed Shelters GroningenThe waiting room located on the edge of parking and bus lanes, direct access to the Groningen Central Station. Waiting area is a partial closure of the public space, and by a square building with waiting facilities pose.

LYVR Designed Shelters GroningenTriangle Square is characterized, like a lily leaf pattern extends into the building. Lily leaves a huge aspect of the country implied ditches, the building is located here. Square was slightly elevated. Disabled via the ramp into the square, with the road in
the Blind.

LYVR Designed Shelters GroningenConstruction of the main structure is a three-shell concrete dome surface sawn. Its shape no right angles, but by round, curved and spherical form. Which is a triangular metal core, including the disabled toilet, utility room and driver lounge. Central core is also a major part of the structure as an independent structure.

Like a statue of the architectural features in the surrounding areas is very noticeable. Open design creates a safe public place. Lighting also plays an important role. Recessed part partially filled with glass components, selection of three different color scheme,
 said the bus brings together from three directions. At the same time, the glass walls also played a sheltered function. At night, lit building in several ways, or directly or indirectly, so it looks like a colorful lighthouse. Circular concrete seat room for passengers brought dry sheltered waiting area. In the waiting room of the indoor and outdoor can be seen through the integrated digital information system bus schedule.

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  • Published: Jul 11th, 2011
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Museum of Contemporary Art in Milan

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Museum of Contemporary Art in Milan4By world-renowned architect daniel libeskind design of the new Museum of Contemporary Art program has now been officially approved as the Milan, Italy, former fiera region citylife planning project. Followed by five square slab continuous rotation, creating a flow geometry. This program was inspired by Leonardo da Vinci’s Vitruvian proportion of people, to reverse the physical stress of those who are already deep into the daily life in Milan, design, fashion and furniture design trends and concepts. Planning of public transport will and prosperity of the city cultural center center together.

 

Museum of Contemporary Art in Milan The museum will be 5,000 square meters of exhibition hall and 7,000 square meters of garden terrace form. The lowest point of the indoor ceiling 5.5 meters high, so you can display any form of gallery exhibits and specifications. 8-meter high atrium can be used to hang the special works of art, and to promote the gallery’s upper air circulation. Regular arrangement of indoor and outdoor skinpanels for curtain walls visitors can feel plenty of natural light. The aluminum panels combined into a slender like the wings of the sun shade, avoid direct exposure to natural light the progress hall.

 Museum of Contemporary Art in Milan

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  • Published: Jul 11th, 2011
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Civic Center in Nanjing designed by the CK Studio

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As part of the overall plan 20 square kilometers, the citizens of Nanjing Center is one of six major projects, entertainment, municipal, community functions as one.

 CK Designworks to the building as a sculpture, and from local stone and butterflies on the story of inspiration: the stone is said to be falling down from the cloud of flowers into the pebbles on the ground curing. In some stories, the stone and with the butterflies together. To this end, architectural sculpture-like appearance to show the moment solidified into a pebble.

 Construction is set retail and entertainment district, municipal offices, theaters, cinemas, lecture halls and community centers. The highest in the 60 meters. Its appearance, there is some overhang on the ground, forming a welcome gesture. Walls and floors
decorated with complex patterns, looks like wave ripples, the emphasis is constantly changing movement.

 Within the range of daylight into the interior light wells, in the courts, the changes in the internal space with light and shadowto form a dynamic multi-functional area.

Civic Center in Nanjing designed by the CK Studio

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  • Published: May 7th, 2010
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Eiffel Tower Deam Come True

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Eiffel Tower

Everyone has a different paris in his mind, what’s yours ?

When you never been there, it’s like paris is some sacred word, parelled to romance, ellegance…. So when Terry is in Eruope, he has to fullfill this dream, to come to paris, it’s a one life time experience.

This photo is taken by him, very nice. Eiffel towel is so huge and exquisite, quite a piece of art, there were so many people waiting to get to the top for better view, so they quit the chance to go top, time is so limited, paris got so many to see.

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  • Published: May 7th, 2010
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Dogs in Paris are so Happy

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dogs in paris

There are so many people raising dogs in Paris and they are treating dogs so nice, walk them enough time, accompany them when they got time, so the dogs in paris must be the happiest dogs in the world.

By the way, they makes the city so stink sometimes, when I say this word, so many people who never went to paris may talk me as nonsense, but terry tell me that paris is, definitely not smell good :(

The dogs caused many problems for the govenment, and they are fighting against the dog shit eveyday.

Travellers, look your steps for the dog shit in paris.

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