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The new city of Murcia in Saudi Arabia

The new Murcia in Saudi Arabia A few days ago the news of a new urban development macro-project in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia was published. What is striking is not the project itself, but the chosen name: The Murcia Project. The new Arab city of Murcia will be located near Riyadh and will feature read more...

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The crown of the city

This post will explain the concept of the Crown of the city, one of the antecedents of the Modern Movement. A century has passed since this utopian approach, expressed in response to the rapid social changes caused by the Great War. An analogy can be established by bridging the gap with read more...

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Mapa de Murcia en 2000

Urban development of Murcia city III

Continuing the previous post on the urban development of Murcia, we are in the 19th century. The 19th century The 19th century brought the building of the last walled enclosure of the city in 1809 and the demolition of the wall in the middle of the century. With the outbreak of war read more...

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