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  1. Urban Showcase
    New York City needs no introduction, enormous metropolis that makes the heart race with its magnetic energy. The last day of my trip in March 2020 was the day the shops were ordered to close before the city started to shut down. Scenes of a quiet Central Park and Fifth Avenue before I headed to...
  2. Além-Fronteiras / Around The World
    O Sul dos Estados Unidos (conhecidos localmente como American South, Dixie, Down South ou simplesmente the South, "o Sul") é uma região distinta, de grande extensão territorial, situada no sudeste e centro-sul dos Estados Unidos. Devido à herança cultural e histórica característica da região...
  3. Travels Abroad
    Greetings! This year, in May, I went to the US for a three and a half weeks holiday. I've been there three times before, but this was the first time I visited solely as a tourist, and for so long. The plan was like this: fly to Chicago and spend about a week there. Then, get a car and drive to...
  4. West Coast and Interior West
    Sedona Sedona's main attraction is its array of red sandstone formations. The formations appear to glow in brilliant orange and red when illuminated by the rising or setting sun. The red rocks form a popular backdrop for many activities, ranging from spiritual pursuits to the hundreds of hiking...
  5. Foreign Topics
    Друг из Сиэтла прислал, вид из здания Space needle
  6. Arquitectura y urbanismo
    Descripción de los escudos otorgados por los Reyes Católicos Añadido por mí: Un esterístico significa que esta ciudad ya no existe mientras un <HT> significa que hoy día es una ciudad haitiana y añado el nombre moderno. Las ciudades dominicanas han conservado sus escudos coloniales, si bien en...
  7. General Photography
    This thread is for presenting pictures of individual states. I noticed that in the other threads there is a preponderance of pics from the coastal states and very few pictures from the Heartland. So this thread is aimed at bridging that gap and showcasing pictures from all American states. I...
  8. Serious Talk & Other Topics
    I am currently doing a project for a multicultural class at school, and if any of you can answer any of these questions, that would be a big help! Have any of you been treated differently by Americans (good or bad) just because you are Cambodian? Have any of you been denied anything or treated...
  9. United States Urban Issues
    I heard a lot of hustle and bustle that Georgia, South Carolina, and Idaho have very kind people. Although, I wanna hear from you. So, which states do you think are the friendliest?
  10. United States Urban Issues
    Most people know or noticed the “grid” design of most American cities. The blueprint for this design – Philadelphia, Pa. It was created by William Penn around 1683 when he first laid plans for this city. Reason for this type of design? “Grid” was easier to “defend” and protect against...
  11. The Urban Tourist and Much More
    " Aerial Photographs Around The World "
  12. Architecture
    I created this thread to find and join all moorish/morisco architecture in America. In Brazil, I only know three buildings: 1) Rio de Janeiro - The Castle of the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation 2) Rio de Janeiro - Basilica of the Immaculate Heart of Mary 3) Salvador da Bahia - Lapinha Church. The...
  13. Ciudades y Urbanismo
    Hola! Gracias por visitar el thread. Seguramente te ha pasado de quedarte maravillado por un proyecto cuando ves un render, para luego ver el resultado final y desilusionarte. O también, por que no, cuantas veces has criticado un proyecto en base a un render para terminar contento con el...
  14. Shopping Architecture
    " Shops On The Streets Around The World "
  15. Classic Architecture
    Hello, I noticed that too many beautiful buildings were demolished in America. So I thought that we could collect some of these buildings. At first, the "Singer Building" (1908) in New York City: "Pennsylvania Station" (1910) in New York City:
  16. Highways & Autobahns
    Panama Panama's roads, traffic and transportation systems are generally safe, with traffic lights having undergone a recent overhaul and most have been replaced by intelligent traffic lights, even at busy intersections where they are not needed. Driving during the midday is usually slow and...
  17. United States Urban Issues
    For me, My Favorite would be NYC (probably a common one) and my least would be Charlotte NC (I don't consider it to me much of a city at all, plus they have taken many southeast branches of banks and such that used to be in my hometown.
  18. Mundo Afora
    Área Urbana || Ciudad Juárez Ciudad Juárez es por definición una ciudad de negocios. Debido a su gran cercanía a El Paso, Texas, Ciudad Juárez se distingue por el ser el principal centro maquilador del país. Ciudad Juárez es hogar de múltiples maquiladoras, que junto con el comercio, forman...
  19. Ciudades y Urbanismo
    Este thread esta hecho para presentar las ciudades con su entorno natural, ya sean lagunas, humedales, bosques, montañas, entre otros y a la vez mostrar sus edificios. reglas: maximo 7 fotos por post evitar discusiones
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