How to tell if your house is a wall and a castle

By now you’ve probably seen the Wall Street Journal’s article about a wall that was erected at the northern tip of Manhattan’s Wall Street.That wall was called the Wall City Wall and the story went that it was built by builders from Connecticut to build a $3.6 billion megaproject that would be used to erect […]

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How to avoid being crushed in the medieval city wall: Keep your eyes open and take some of the best photos in the NHL

When I started out as a photographer, the walls were generally made of concrete, with no openings at all.They were made of metal and had a few windows, but that was it.The walls were painted over, so the only thing that remained was the brick facade and a couple of the brick pillars.Then, I was […]

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Pompeii’s walled town ireland is now a tourist attraction

Pompeia, Italy— A little-known but highly sought-after Italian town, where the walls have fallen and the city has been a fortress of luxury, has become a tourist destination for many residents.The walls of the town in the northern Italian region of Emilia-Romagna, which is home to a Roman-era castle and its surrounding region, were removed […]

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‘Berlin Wall City’ mural gets $20k from local business owners

Berlin, Germany — In a city famed for its iconic German Wall, a mural by a local artist has raised nearly $20,000 in a crowdfunding campaign that will be donated to the local business community.The mural, which is called ‘Berlins Wall City,’ is by photographer and muralist Robert Schmelzer, who has been making murals for […]

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How to Get Free Walking Tours in Berlin, Istanbul, Barcelona, Barcelona Tourist Guide

Berlin, Germany: Berlin is the city of the future.The city has a beautiful skyline and is home to one of the most diverse population of people in Europe.But there is a problem: Berlin’s streets are often choked with cars.This is because the city is so densely packed with people, which can lead to traffic jams.Berlin’s […]

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When the walled city tattoo came to America

I had just been in Nigeria for a month and a half and was working with a client on a tattoo for her sister-in-law.She had been inspired by the walling cities of Africa, where people lived in enclosed enclaves and were often surrounded by walls.But I didn’t know much about the wall culture.And so, as […]

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Why Portugal walled itself off

The walls and barbed wire of Portugal’s capital are no longer visible from the city, but it remains a stark reminder of its long history of oppression.On the streets of Lisbon, you’ll find the remains of the colonial Portuguese Empire that dominated Portugal for nearly half a century.The city was the last colonial outpost of […]

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