This Is Not A Waste-To-Energy Plant

‘Hedonistic sustainability’ is a concept introduced by Bjarke Ingels, embodying the idea that sustainability is not a burden, but that a sustainable city in fact can improve the quality of life of its citizens. I would immediately refer to several initiatives that we have highlighed here on Pop-Up City, for instance the

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Experience-Based Traveling With Wanderfly

Yesterday a brand new trip advisor named Wanderfly grabbed my attention. Wanderfly is a travel website, but then different. Instead of typing in the name of the place you want to go, the website says to help people discover new and exciting experiences based on their interests (what are you up to?) and budget. The…

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Zuidas Pleasure Landscape

The economic crisis has led to delays in further development of Amsterdam’s new business district and second city center, the Zuidas (South Axis). But what to do with the large amounts of unused land? With some help from artists from the nearby Sandberg Institute, local authorities turned an empty building site into both an urban agriculture…

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