Safdie had hoped his diagram would become an opus to affordable housing and prefabrication, but its desirability transformed it into a very successful coop.
How can I not order the Oriental Omelette at Byblos Petit Cafe, an Iranian restaurant in the bohemian neighborhood of Plateau Mont-Royal? This popular breakfast spot delivers; perfectly scrambled eggs, sprinkled with cardamon, rose petals and crushed nuts, are paired with sweet bread embedded with traces of black sesame paste, all washed down with a bitter strong tea.
In no time, I’m racing toward the nearly 50-year-old Habitat 67, Moshe Safdie’s thesis at Mc Gill University turned model housing project for the World Fair Expo.Image via Proliferations The relentless material singularity of 354 prefabricated concrete boxes cantilevering in multiple directions makes me dizzy with pleasure.Outside, it’s overcast, foreboding with rain, yet this Brutalist complex begins to emit a yellow glow between narrow window slits as residents awake and raise their shades to St. Photos by author With private terraces, multilevel units, gardens, and partially-covered walkways, Habitat 67 was a victim of its own success.Circuit Zandvoort is inextricably linked to Zandvoort.A legendary and internationally famous track with a history going back more than 70 years.Going on a fun date with an enjoyable companion can be fun and exhilarating.