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Old September 3rd, 2017, 06:25 PM   #261
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From my live life city Jakarta - Indonesia


Kota Tua by Raldi Rachmadi, on Flickr


Kota Tua by Raldi Rachmadi, on Flickr


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Old November 8th, 2017, 06:30 PM   #263
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Exhibit on Superiors innovative pocket park in Chicago’s historic gallery district.


Exhibit on Superiors innovative pocket park in Chicago’s historic gallery district. The park also features a sculpture by Swedish sculptor, Pal Svensson. This video share the development of the park and an insights into Pal's incredible sculpture, Twisted Triangle.

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Old November 15th, 2017, 07:18 AM   #264
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Plaza de Bolivar
Bolivar Square
(Bogota, Colombia)





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Old November 15th, 2017, 08:53 AM   #265
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For Toronto, it is unquestionably the area around Yonge Dundas Square. Photos by me:






















































But Nathan Philip Square is a close second:

















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Old November 16th, 2017, 10:53 PM   #266
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La plaza del Teatro, Quito, Ecuador.








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RIO DE JANEIRO

Praça Mauá (Maua Square)

About the Maua Square or 'Praça Mauá':

The square is the heart of the new port area of ​​Rio [the Olympic Boulevard]

Attractions:

Rio Art Museum [my favorite art museum in the city]
Museum of Tomorrow [the new icon of Rio and the most visited museum]
Light Rail Transit System
Food Trucks
Bike for rent



Dia da Inauguração da Nova Praça Mauá - Rio de Janeiro - Brasil - Foto: Alexandre Macieira | Riotur by Riotur.Rio, no Flickr


Praça Mauá e o VLT - Rio de Janeiro - Foto: Alexandre Macieira | Riotur by Riotur.Rio, no Flickr


Dia da Inauguração da Nova Praça Mauá - Rio de Janeiro - Brasil - Foto: Alexandre Macieira | Riotur by Riotur.Rio, no Flickr


Museu do Amanhã - Rio de Janeiro - Foto: Alexandre Macieira | Riotur by Riotur.Rio, no Flickr


Dia da Inauguração da Nova Praça Mauá - Rio de Janeiro - Brasil - Foto: Alexandre Macieira | Riotur by Riotur.Rio, no Flickr


Museu do Amanhã - Praça Mauá - Foto: Alexandre Macieira | Riotur by Riotur.Rio, no Flickr


Museu do Amanhã - Praça Mauá - Rio de Janeiro - Brasil - Foto: Alexandre Macieira | Riotur by Riotur.Rio, no Flickr


Museu do Amanhã - Praça Mauá - Rio de Janeiro - Brasil - Foto: Alexandre Macieira | Riotur by Riotur.Rio, no Flickr

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Pôr do Sol na Praça Mauá... RIo de Janeiro, Brasil. by Leonardo Martins, no Flickr


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Plaza de Armas Hondarribia Spain


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Plaza Mayor
Salamanca, Spain

The Plaza Mayor was built in the traditional Spanish baroque style and is a popular gathering area. It is considered the heart of Salamanca and is regarded as one of the most beautiful plazas in Spain. (+info)




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Old May 7th, 2019, 08:21 PM   #271
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Spanish plaza's have no comparison.
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Old July 17th, 2019, 07:28 PM   #273
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For Toronto, it is unquestionably the area around Yonge Dundas Square. Photos by me:






















































But Nathan Philip Square is a close second:

















Nathan Philip's Square for sure, and am happy Dundas Square was created but the visual clutter and so much of it tasteless seems to spoil it.
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Victory Arch" was erected near Madison Square Park in 1919 after World War I ended. It was a temporary structure built of wood, and was eventually torn in the summer of 1920



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Union Square between 14 St and 16 St



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Herald Square in 1923



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Old August 23rd, 2019, 03:29 PM   #275
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Times Square, New York City
Circa 1905



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1937 Times Square, New York City



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once upon a Times Square, New York City



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The Pabst Hotel in Longacre Square . 42nd St Seventh Avenue Broadway circa 1900

Opened in 1899 – demolished in 1902



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Times Square New York City 1957



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Herald Square in 1923



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Pioneer Courthouse Square, Portland, Oregon
"Portland's Living Room"


Pioneer Square, Portland, OR
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Pioneer Courthouse Square
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Steps at Pioneer Courthouse Square, Portland, Ore.
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Old August 29th, 2019, 08:18 PM   #279
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Holy Trinity Square in Osijek, Croatia



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There are two museums, one high school, academy of arts&culture, music school and few pubs.
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Madrid, Plaza Mayor.


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Madrid, Plaza Mayor.
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