EXPO 2010 day THREE

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May 24th 2010
Published: May 30th 2010EDIT THIS ENTRY

...like we decided, our last day of the expo we visited the rest of the Best Urban Practices area, again being very comfortable to visit compared to the crowds on the other side of the river and again, giving us a lot of good stuff! I was amazed by all the different info I got served here literally "in the face": 80 projects from around the world that demonstrate innovative solutions to urban issu... Read Full Entry

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Rhone-Alpes Case PavillionRhone-Alpes Case Pavillion
Rhone-Alpes Case Pavillion

...with a rose garden infront of it
Hamburg HouseHamburg House
Hamburg House

The house will use solar and geothermal energies as well as natural ventilation systems to make its energy consumption 86 percent less than ordinary buildings of the same size.
Chengdu CaseChengdu Case
Chengdu Case

...a wetland park that uses soil and vegetation to purify rainwater. Each day, the 2,680m2 park will be able to purify about 30 m3 of water that will be used to flush toilets at the area. The park shaped like a fish will remain as a public space.
Theme Pavillion of Future Theme Pavillion of Future
Theme Pavillion of Future

The 110-year-old power plant, featuring a 165-meter-tall chimney, will be turned into a big shopping mall. A conference hall in the plant used as presentation rooms for some UBPA cases will become a concert hall or cinema.
lunch, entreelunch, entree
lunch, entree

gambasprawns with citrus fruits, avocado guacamole, orange jelly with sichuan pepper
lunch, first courselunch, first course
lunch, first course

poached salmon, tomato & sorrel polenta, watercress butter

2nd February 2011

The Ultimate Tourist
My name is Jennie and i would just like to inform you that there now is a webpage called http://theultimatetourist.com, where tourists around the world finally can get some use out of all the photos they have, posing by different tourist attractions. Here you can choose from over one hundred attractions and typical touristic activities, upload your photos and collect one tourist point for each photo. Reach different levels and everybody over 80 points will become Ultimate Tourists (Remember you have to be in the photos yourself, to prove you were actually there.. :). So if you want to compete with your photos, or just spread the word, go into theultimatetourist.com Swedes are dominating the top 20-list for the moment. Challenge them!

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