Urban geography
Urban geography is the subdiscipline of Geography which concentrates on those parts of the Earth's surface that have a high concentration of buildings and infrastructure. Predominantly towns and citi...
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The History of Urbanization, 3700 BC - 2000 AD
This map visualizes the history of urban settlements over 6000 years.
Commuting
Commuting is regular travel between one's place of residence and place of work or full-time study. It sometimes refers to any regular or often repeated traveling between locations, even when not work-...
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Street culture
Street culture may refer to:
Town
A town is a human settlement larger than a village but smaller than a city. The size definition for what constitutes a "town" varies considerably in different parts of the world.
The word town sha...
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Urban area
An urban area is a location characterized by high human population density and vast human-built features in comparison to the areas surrounding it. Urban areas may be cities, towns or conurbations, bu...
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Urban studies and planning
Urban planning (urban, merged urban regions, regional, city, and town planning) is a technical and political process concerned with the use of land and design of the urban environment, including air, ...
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Haufendorf
A Haufendorf is an enclosed village with irregular plots of land and farms of greatly differing scale, usually surrounded by a stockade fence (German: Ortsetter). They are typically found in Germany, ...
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Monotown
A monotown (a calque from Russian моногород, monogorod; gorod="town") is a city/town whose economy is dominated by a single industry or company. The term is especially often used in Russia, where the ...
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Los Angeles School
The Los Angeles School of Urbanism is an academic movement which emerged during the mid-1980s, loosely based at UCLA and the University of Southern California, which centers urban analysis on Los Ange...
History of urban planning
The history of urban planning focuses on the people, places, concepts, and practices of planning of urban development over time.
In the Neolithic period, agriculture and other techniques facilitat...
Osadia
Osadia is a street theatre company formed in Barcelona, Spain in 1966 by artist Alex Rendon and featuring hair art.
Osadia perform an innovative concept of hair art. Artists actively seek the audi...
State Street (Madison)
State Street is a pedestrian zone located in downtown Madison, Wisconsin, United States, near the Wisconsin State Capitol. The road proper extends from the west corner of land comprising the Capitol (...
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Malecón, Puerto Vallarta
The Malecón is a 12-block, mile-long esplanade in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico.
The walkway features numerous sculptures, including works by Ramiz Barquet (La nostalgia; English: "Nostalgi...
Granville Mall, Vancouver
Granville Mall is a transit mall and pedestrian mall in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It comprises the section of Granville Street in Downtown Vancouver between Hastings and Smithe streets. The...
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Urban agglomeration
In the study of human settlements, an urban agglomeration is an extended city or town area comprising the built-up area of a central place (usually a municipality) and any suburbs linked by continuou...
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Solano County, California
Solano County is a county located in the U.S. state of California. As of the 2010 census, the population was 413,344. The county seat is Fairfield, and the largest city is Vallejo.Solano County compri...
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Daba (settlement)
Daba (Georgian: დაბა) is a type of human settlement in Georgia, a “small city”. It is equivalent to an urban-type settlement in some other countries of the former Soviet Union.In present-day Georg...
World Habitat Day
World Habitat Day is observed every year on the first Monday of October throughout the world. It was officially designated by the United Nations and first celebrated in 1986. The purpose of the day i...
Kishlak
Kishlak or qishlaq (Uzbek: qishloq, Turkmen: gyşlag, Turkish: kışlak, Azerbaijani: qışlaq, Persian: قشلاق‎) is a rural settlement of semi-nomadic Turkic peoples of Central Asia and ...
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Urban-type settlement
Urban-type settlement (Russian: посёлок городско́го ти́па - posyolok gorodskogo tipa, abbreviated: п.г.т. - p.g.t.; Ukrainian: селище міського типу - selyshche mis'koho typu, abbreviated: с.м....
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Spa
A spa is a location where mineral-rich spring water (and sometimes sea water) is used to give medicinal baths. Spa towns or spa resorts (including hot springs resorts) typically offer various health t...
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Pentapolis
A pentapolis, from the Greek words πέντε (pente), "five" and πόλις (polis), "city(-state)" is a geographic and/or institutional grouping of five cities. Cities in the ancient world probably formed suc...
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