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La Croix Rousse

With my final week in Lyon looming, I’ve decided that I need more posts about Lyon!

La Croix Rousse is the neighbourhood that I live in. 375 more words


Agrihood... what's that??

Oh, wow.

Wait, an agrihood? It’s an alternative neighborhood growth model, positioning agriculture as the centerpiece of a mixed-use development. There are some agrihoods around the country, but in rural areas.

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Community Garden

The Jordaan and Nine Streets

The Jordaan is probably Amsterdam’s most famous neighbourhood – and with very good reason. An historic area of cobbled lanes, canals, tumbling houses and secret gardens, the Jordaan is the quintessential picture postcard image of Amsterdam. 180 more words

Hanging Out

Artisplein and de Plantage

Over in the east of Amsterdam, De Plantage is an elegant, leafy 19th century neighbourhood that feels a world away from the canals and cobbles of the centre. 98 more words

Hanging Out

NDSM Wharf

Hop on a free ferry from behind Central Station and in 15 minutes you’ll find yourself at NDSM Wharf – a former shipyard turned creative haven on the banks of the IJ. 149 more words

Hanging Out

Pop-up shopping in the neighbourhood in December

Holiday shopping made easy: three locations, all locally made products, right here in the middle of Midtown. Hyper-local!

A Little Bird Told Me

Annual Eco Handmade Holiday Sale… 128 more words

Midtown Kw

5 hip neighbourhoods for young Singapore renters

(Source: www.99.co)

Typical rental descriptions include an apartment’s cost, size and distance to public transport nodes. But more often than not, the flavour of a neighbourhood plays a large part in determining where to settle. 251 more words

Money Matters