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Edmonton Arena District is the fastest growing arena district in the history of such mega-projects

Something remarkable and historic is happening on the formerly derelict north edge of downtown Edmonton.

North America’s most successful arena districts in Los Angeles and Columbus, Ohio,  saw related development around their new arenas, such as hotels, condo towers and officer towers, but things didn’t take off nearly so fast as is now happening in the Edmonton arena district. 3,042 more words

Cult Of Hockey

1256 / Museo Principe Felipe / Valencia 

Yesterday, at the Museo Principe Felipe, one of the big projects from Calatrava at Valencia, at the Ciudad de las Artes y Ciencias. Interior and exterior sketch.

Sketch

The city of arts and sciences

A few months ago, I got the opportunity to visit Valencia, Spain. Thank to my friends (and awesome tour guides), Alberto and Ilse , my boyfriend and I went to the… 380 more words

Travel

Where Tomorrowland actually exists: the City of Arts and Sciences in Valencia

Concrete may not be the most glamorous of materials, and is not usually thought of as a big draw for tourists, but it might just do for Valencia what titanium has done for Bilbao, with Frank Gehry’s Guggenheim museum. 447 more words

Spain

What Do You Get When You Cross a Sundial with a Bridge? Beauty.

It seems like I have been driving through Redding, California forever— traveling back and forth between Southern Oregon and Northern California, heading into the beautiful Trinity Alps on backpacking adventures, and once, even starting a seven-day canoe trek down the Sacramento River from the town. 507 more words

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