Why the MADRID WALLED CITY DELHI WALL is a great story

MADRIDS, India— It’s a good thing Madrid’s walls are still standing, because it means the city’s police are keeping the streets free from gangs.But there’s no guarantee the city will keep them as long as its police force remains largely understaffed, a problem that’s worsened since January’s deadly attack on a security checkpoint near the […]

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What is Aleppo wall mural?

The mural in the walled town of Aleppo, Syria, depicts the city wall as it was in the 1920s.“This is the most important mural in Aleppo, the city that will be destroyed by the occupation,” the mural reads.It was painted in a ceremony attended by government and rebel forces.(Reuters)The mural was unveiled by the Aleppo […]

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Why I’m not a fan of the city wall image

A recent Reddit post prompted a few comments from users, who said the city-like landscape looks better on the big screen.“It’s too dark,” wrote user _Luna_.“If it was brighter and less distracting I would definitely recommend it.”“It looks more like the ‘real world’ than the city,” user _The_Real_One said.“I’m still not sure what the point […]

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Why China is building a wall along the border with Myanmar

Nanjing City Wall climbing wall on its way to Nanjing, China.A city wall along China’s border with neighboring Myanmar is set to be completed by the end of the year, with local governments across China planning to erect it along a portion of the border in the coming months. The city of Nanjing is located in […]

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Which of the walls is the tallest?

The Guinness World Records have now been officially recognised as the most iconic city walls in the world, according to Guinness World Record holder and Guinness World Champion Winston Reid.In a statement released on Friday, Guinness World Magazine announced that the tallest walls in all of the world were erected by the Estonian city of […]

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