Tag: Historic Architecture
August 14, 2020
Home Is Where the Heart Is: Top 5 Places for Digital Nomads and Freelancers in Europe

Digital nomads and freelancers find that Europe can be a welcoming place to work, live, and enjoy life. However, for those who want to make the most of their free lifestyle, knowing the best of the best locations is key. Keep reading to learn what these are. 1. Budapest, Hungary While renting a property in […]

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July 22, 2020
Smallest Cities in the World: Visit Them to Have a Simple and Peaceful Vacation

There are many locations in the world that we might want to explore during our vacation period or to go on for fun. Normally, all the big cities often come up in our vacant mind to enjoy but the small cities also need some exposure to the world. Today with Travelila we will be having […]

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July 21, 2020
China seeks to regulate “weird” architecture

White Houses. Arcs de Triomphe. Eiffel Tower. Pantslike structures. Phallic structures. Structures such as these litter the Chinese landscape. But 2016 might be the year China’s strange architecture comes to an end. As cities grow uncontrollably, China struggles to regulate the growth of urbanization. A directive issued on Sunday by the State Council, China’s cabinet, […]

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July 16, 2020
Famous 15 Ireland whiskey distilleries to visit by road

Ireland is one of the places in the world blessed with many whiskey distilleries, and they also produce some of the best whiskey. It does not matter your position in Ireland; the location of a whiskey distillery can never be far from you. So, if you are a lover of whiskey and you are wondering […]

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April 23, 2020
Common Well Drilling Problems And What To Look Out For

Borehole or well drilling has become a common practice for people trying to fight the water shortages in their areas. It isn't hard to find a family that isn't frustrated with the inconsistent and suffocated water supply that they are getting against spending a hefty amount on those utility bills. People were open to alternatives […]

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April 8, 2020
Get Approved for Your Apartment With This Apartment Rental Checklist

People don't typically like to stay in one place for too long. In fact, the average American will move 11 times in their life. If you're about to embark on one of your 11, you'll need to make sure everything is in order first. Keep reading for an apartment rental checklist covering everything you need before moving. Rental […]

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April 1, 2020
What Makes Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Such a Great Place to Live?

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia is part of Greater Halifax, just a short ferry ride away across the harbo. The merged metro area has a great lifestyle and amazing sites. Nova Scotia is the jewel of Canada. Located along the Atlantic Coast, the province is quickly becoming a hotspot for Canadians and foreigners alike.   One of […]

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March 31, 2020
Traveling During the Coronavirus Outbreak: Is it Still Safe?

Traveling During the Coronavirus Outbreak: Is it Still Safe? As the coronavirus pandemic spreads across the globe, every day brings with it new changes and closures. Naturally, this fluid situation can render information from the day before completely obsolete. What does that mean for your travel plans? Unfortunately, international travel has ground to a halt. […]

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March 25, 2020
How to Ensure Second-Hand Pallets Are Safe for Reuse

Globally, two billion pallets are used every day for storing or transporting products from A to B. Meanwhile, many more pallets lie discarded and broken in warehouses and back docks, awaiting recycling or disposal. A popular trend is to reuse or upcycle these disused pallets to make some wonderful DIY projects, such as coffee tables, […]

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March 11, 2020
Gate Valve vs Ball Valve: Which One Do I Need?

When you think of a valve, you probably think of the type that shuts off the flow of water immediately. You might be thinking of a ball valve. However, it's important to consider gate valve vs ball valve and their uses. Both systems have their uses, and they're better at different things. What Is a Gate […]

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January 16, 2020
Ultimate Rajasthan Tour Guide

Rajasthan's magnificent State boasts glorious towns filled with sparkling palaces, crumbling forts, and picturesque sunsets. Rajasthan can easily steal your heart with its mystical beauty, walk the alleys of Bundi, stroll around Udaipur's lakes and walk around Pushkar's sacred ghats in wonder. Each city in Rajasthan has its unique specifications and features which involuntarily attract […]

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September 20, 2019
What you need to know about historical natural gas prices in Alberta

What You Need to Know About Historical Natural Gas Prices In Alberta You can access and study the historical pricing for Direct Energy natural gas in Alberta at any time and it reveals some interesting facts. Keep reading to learn all of the good things you can determine by historical pricing figures. The Price for […]

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June 21, 2019
5 things to do in San Jose

San Jose is the capital of Costa Rica. Although it is not its main attraction, it is worth knowing some of the treasures of the most important city in the country. You will not be short of things to do in San Jose: from strolling down Central Avenue to disconnecting in La Sabana. In this […]

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May 29, 2019
Where Window Shutters Can Be Used Architecturally

Every day we pass tons of houses whether they are in your neighborhood or just seeing them from the roads. Architecture has come a long way over the last few decades, and the designs are getting better and better. You will often find yourself fascinated by the different models you see from one-stories to multiple […]

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November 13, 2013
Underground Pedway System Chicago - Everything you Need to Know

Part of thriving within an urban setting is discovering crazy, mind blowing factoids about the city that you call home. Urban Splatter is only scratching the surface of what this world's urban development has to offer to you. So get off the computer and start discovering! Well actually first read this article. You might be […]

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February 3, 2013
The Marshall Fields Building Chicago Architecture

The Marshall Fields Building Chicago is a masterpiece that is one of a kind. From all the history to the cool stores that are now inside, take a look below at some amazing facts and pictures. Overall Structure Although the building seems to be one complete building, its actually 5 separate ones blinded together seamlessly. […]

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November 21, 2012
Are McMansions Becoming Extinct?

  The answer is most likely yes. McMansion is a slang term for a large newly built house that is poorly designed and too big for its surroundings. These houses were first constructed in the 1990's in America. They are compared to McDonald's for being built so fast. These types of houses were massively constructed in the early […]

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November 16, 2012
Pullman: Unique Historic Town in Chicago Neighborhood

Initially constructed to house workers of his railcar company, George Pullman’s model community is one of Chicago’s most unique neighborhoods. In its prime, this ‘town within a town’ had its own amenities catering to citizens of Pullman’s French-inspired row houses and colonnade apartments. Today, an information center and the country’s first African-American labor history museum […]

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November 9, 2012
The Bloomingdale Rail Line Converted Into Greenway/Linear Park Chicago

Transforming retired railroad lines is a new trend within cities. As you might remember the same type of transformation also took place in New York: Click here to see the post. CDOT, along with numerous community partners, is constructing the Bloomingdale Trail and Park-- a multi-use linear park that will be the first of its […]

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