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Charming normality: two blue doors in London, UK

London, UK, images, daily life, daily living, “my home is my castle”, “home, sweet home”, “home is where the heart is”, “green, green ivy of home”, houses, buildings, ordinary London buildings, front gardens, stairs, entrances without porch, blue doors in different shades of blue, neighbours 6 more words


Review of low-income housing incentives underway

Kitchener councillors voted unanimously this week to review a series of incentives that will help increase the city’s supply of low-income housing.

The approval to hire a planning student who will assemble information about incentive-bonus housing programs used by municipalities came during a 13-hour budget meeting. 220 more words

Low-Cost Housing


Montmartre is a beautiful neighbourhood in Paris that overlooks the city and that has been known for many decades as the place where all the artists live, find inspiration and spend their time in Paris. 310 more words


"Open gates and removal van" in London, UK

London, UK, images, properties, moving house, areas, buildings, architecture, style, neighbourhoods, atmosphere, ambience, lamppost, street lighting, trees, open iron gate, removal van


A visit to Bukchon hanok village

Tucked away in the centre of Seoul is one piece of living history- Bukchon hanok village. This 600-year-old neighbourhood, situated north of Cheonggye Stream and between Gyeongbok and Changdeok palaces, once contained several dozen villas housing Seoul’s higher-status officials. 244 more words


Pick Up

Seoul’s gay scene has been evolving with the rest of the city, getting more varied and sophisticated. Itaewon itself, the nexus of this community, has changed in recent years almost beyond recognition. 420 more words

Streets of London, UK: Broad Sanctuary, SW 1

London, UK, images, addresses, street finder, areas, buildings, house numbers, house names, streets, neighbourhoods, areas, atmosphere, picture, Broad Sanctuary, City of Westminster, post code, SW 1; Parliament Square, Guildhall, QE II Conference Centre, Storey’s Gate, Parker Street, Caxton House, Tothill Street, Dartmouth Street, Old Queen Street, Birdcage Walk, St James’ s Park, Horse Guards Road, Guards Memorial, The Mall, Lancaster House, Catherine Wheel Yard, Spencer House,  Clarence House, St James’ s Palace, Marlborough Road, Marlborough House, Commonwealth Conference Centre, King George VI Memorial, Duke of York Memorial, Pall Mall, St James’ s Square, Institute of Contemporary Arts, Cockspur Court, Old Admirality Offices, Trafalgar Square, Nelson’s Column, Canada House, National Gallery, National Portrait Gallery, Charing Cross, Northumberland Avenue, Old War Office, Whitehall Court, Victoria Embankment Gardens, Ministry of Defence, Cenotaph, Banqueting House, Downing Street, 10 Downing Street, Foreign Office, Government, King Charles Street, Churchill Museum, Great George Street, Whitehall, Canon Row, River Thames, Westminster Bridge, New Palace Yard, Westminster Hall, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, The Cloister, Dean’s Yard 7 more words