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Danish design work by Arne Jacobsen. Photo courtesy of seier+seier.
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Top Places In Copenhagen For Danish Design Nerds

One thing Copenhagen, Denmark, is well-known for its functionalist design and Neo-Modernist architecture. While buildings incorporate steel, glass, wood, natural stone, brick and gravity-defying layouts into their designs, local artists continuously make advancements with inventions like the Egg Chair and the Swan Chair. For those who want to explore Danish […]

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Tacony Palmyra Bridge
Art / Culture / North America / Travel / Trip Journal

Philadelphia: The City That Asks The Question, ‘Why Not?’

“This city will always have my heart,” D says to me, as we drive across the Delaware River into Philadelphia by way of our favorite two-dollar bridge. “Ann Arbor might be your new home for the next four years, but your roots are here in Philadelphia.” I respond, smiling. Best […]

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Through The Lens: The Yankee Hat Rock Art Walking Track Near Canberra, Australia
Oceania / Photo Of The Day

Through The Lens: The Yankee Hat Rock Art Walking Track Near Canberra, Australia

A local teaching children to play music in Maboneng
Africa / Art / Culture / Travel / Travel Guides / Trip Journal

Maboneng: Johannesburg’s Hipster Hub

Hipster probably isn’t the first word you think of when you picture Johannesburg. While the city has a turbulent past that still affects the way people perceive it, Joburg is home to a number of neighborhoods with worthwhile offerings: Upscale shopping in Sandton, nightlife in Soweto, street art and heritage […]

Public art is everywhere in Newtown
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Creative Culture: Exploring Johannesburg’s Art Scene In Eclectic Newtown

“The art in Johannesburg has a big focus on context. People respect and appreciate things more when they have a meaning.” I’m currently on a walking tour through Joburg’s suburb of Newtown with Tania of Past Experiences. A born and bred local herself — as well as a street artist […]