The new face of the Grepolis Wall

Walled City Philippines has been declared the first of its kind in the world, and has a population of around 3,000 people.The city of Grepoli, in the eastern Philippine province of Lanao del Norte, is just two kilometres from the Philippines-US border.Its name means ‘walled city’, and it has its own army, police and defence […]

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How do you build your own walled cities?

In the U.S., there are many cities with a walled urban fabric, a barrier between the urban core and the surrounding countryside.Some of these cities are built as public works projects to enhance the urban experience and to protect public health and safety.Others, like Philadelphia, New York, Boston, and Austin, have been constructed in public […]

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Which city walls are the most haunted in Romania?

The Romanian city of Siena has long been a popular tourist destination, but recent events have caused some of the city’s most famous landmarks to be haunted.Here are some of their most haunted attractions.Forbidden City wall A massive structure of red brick, red stone and bronze, built by the Roman Emperor Tiberius in the mid-2nd […]

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