Category: Architecture & Landscape Architecture

28
Sep 2015
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Architecture & Landscape Architecture, landscape architecture, Travel by Design
Floriade 2015

If you happen to be in Sydney, Australia this spring, why not head out to Canberra for Floriade 2015? Dubbed as Australia’s biggest celebration of spring, Floriade 2015 is set in Commonwealth Park, Canberra, ACT and is open daily from 8 am. Entrance is free and the park closes at 5 pm ...


15
Sep 2013
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Architecture & Landscape Architecture, Travel by Design
The World's Tallest: Burj Khalifa

If you have been following us for quite some time, you may have read about getting to Taipei 101, the world’s 2nd tallest Building and a post on stuff you can do in Taipei, including visiting Ikea. This post introduces the World’s Tallest Building (as of today): Dubai’s Burj ...


6
Sep 2012
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Architecture & Landscape Architecture, Travel by Design
Must See Kansai (Part 2)

For part 1, read here. After Kyoto, the other parts we wanted to see are Nara and Himeji. We availed ourselves of a three-day pass for West JR Line (JPY5500/person) at the Kyoto Station early the following day. We read that the Inari Station is on the same line as Nara. So we decided to […]


21
Aug 2012
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Architecture & Landscape Architecture, Travel by Design
Must See Kansai (Part 1)

If you love World Heritage Sites like we do, the Kansai region of Japan is a must visit. But if like us you have a limited time (and a limited budget), these are the sites we suggest you see, specially if you go on a summer. Thursday: Arrive in Kansai Airport (KIX) – Travel to […]


30
May 2012
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Architecture & Landscape Architecture, Travel by Design
Weekend Design Getaway: Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar

One can only imagine the challenge of moving an old, ancestral house from one place to another. The structure itself is quite fragile and the attention it will get (both positive and otherwise) can be overwhelming. To have 27 historically significant structures (and counting) effectively ...