All posts tagged Cape Town

Books under Bridge
In-between spaces, perceived as frontiers and borders, are the spaces that divide territories within our cities, neighbourhoods and towns. In our minds, they are understood as "non-places", under-utilised spaces that are often associated with dirty, derelict and unsafe areas of the city. Read more
The gourmet food truck movement in San Francisco is thriving. Most trucks focus on a particular cuisine - indian, japanese, mexican, you name it - and this street food is bring life to the streets. Food trucks make the street a destination and not just a necessary function of the city. Read more
The first BRT in the world was implemented in 1974 in Curitiba, Brazil, and high-speed, bus-priority public transport systems have been cropping up in cities all over the world since then. Here's five that followed Latin America's lead. Read more