Κυριακή, 24 Απριλίου 2016

Traveling while gluten free: a survival guide
Awareness of celiac disease is on the rise, but many places have never heard of it, so patience is required – both in explaining the issue and handling mistakes


Παρασκευή, 22 Απριλίου 2016

EXHIBITIONS
MUSEUM BUILDING KAAP SKIL
The new museum building Kaap Skil is an experience which makes a visit to the museum more than special.
n 2012 the new museum building Kaap Skil was opened to the public. It is designed by Mecanoo architects from Delft. The building has four linked-up, whimsical peaked roofs that merge into the rhythm of the village’s roofs that, seen from the sea, seem to rise above the dyke. The wooden façade of Kaap Skil illustrates the ancient tradition of recycling. The vertical lamellae have been made of sawn hardwood sheet piling from the Noord-Hollands Kanaal, getting a second life this way, just like the museum’s collection items that were once washed ashore.

Τρίτη, 12 Απριλίου 2016

10 of the best gardens … that you’ve probably never heard of

Forget big names such as Kew and Versailles, these almost-secret gardens around the world are worth tracking down, for lovers of horticulture, sculpture – and the bizarre





Παρασκευή, 8 Απριλίου 2016



Story of cities #18: Vienna's 'wild settlers' kickstart a social housing revolution
Left homeless and destitute by war, the Austrian capital’s hordes of self-building settlers revealed the potential for an unprecedented reorganisation of urban society. Its impact is still felt today, in ‘Red Vienna’ and far beyond