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Built in 2009 around The High Line, the hotel offers unobstructed views of the City, Hudson river, people visiting restrooms and, scandalously, hot amorous couples showing off through the floor-to-ceiling windows in their rooms, turning unsuspecting passersby into unintended peeping toms. 69 more words
Robert O Mahony, 114414572.
The development of modernity throughout history has had a profound effect on the varied experience of living in a city. Although modernity was born from the Enlightenment, which lead to the shattering of the religious ceiling which hindered social progress (Linehan 2009), the process has given rise to an urban architecture which has enabled churches in Ireland to maintain some power by imbuing it in the urban landscape. 574 more words
By Laura O’Connell 114464688
Upon visiting the contemporary and modern city of Milan it is quite clear that the urban architecture present there, particularly within the stunning Piazza del Duomo represents the transition of Milan from a historic to a modern city. 513 more words