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Europa – A Green City for the Future

Europa – A Green City for the Future

Winners of international design competition, Manuelle Gautrand Architects have put forth an amazing vision for the future for France’s latest city which could turn Paris into a metropolis. The site for Europa lies north of Paris near Charles de Gaulle Airport and some 20+ kilometers from Versailles. Conceived as a destination in itself, with an … Continue reading

An Alternative Rooftop Garden

An Alternative Rooftop Garden

As the RHS Chelsea Flower Show comes to a close, and the Chelsea Fringe, gets well under way, I started to consider options for next year and stumbled upon this great idea. For those of you that can’t create your own roof garden, there may well be a solution for you as can be seen in this … Continue reading

Rooftop Gardens in the Big Apple

Rooftop Gardens in the Big Apple

Featured today in The Daily Mail are a series of aerial views of rooftop gardens across Manhattan. From colleges and apartment blocks to hotels and corporate buildings – everyone is getting involved. And it shows that whatever the structure, you can invariably get some kind of green space onto the roof. There may be insufficient … Continue reading