Author:

Maic Oudejans

Architecture Art & Design

The building that ‘sings’ in the rain

By on 16th March 2017

We all feel a little down sometimes when it rains, but Dresden has a building that might cheer you up when it starts pouring. There’s a blue house with…

Photography

The prescious decay of an abandonded Orient Express train

By on 9th March 2017

The Orient Express once was the most luxurious way of travel between countries in Europe. From 1883 till 2009 the passenger train service rode between Paris and Istanbul. Now…

Lifestyle

Manchester announces plan for first LGBT retirement home

By on 23rd February 2017

More good stuff from Manchester. Its city council has revealed a plan to build the UK’s first retirement community aimed at the aging LGBT population of the city.

Manchester…

Architecture Travel

Funny one-star reviews of famous landmarks: Rome

By on 18th February 2017

Rome is basically a big open air museum. Everywhere you look there’s history to be seen, but unfortunately not everyone can appreciate it. Just like in our previous editions…

Working & Living

How Manchester is becoming the City of Trees

By on 11th February 2017

Planting one tree for every man, woman and child that lives in Manchester’s City Region within one generation. That’s the objective of Manchester’s project City of Trees. So far…