Tag: Architecture

British Airways i360 | Brighton

“People love to see a landscape from above. Anyone who’s ever visited the Eiffel Tower, the Empire State Building or the London Eye knows that a bird’s eye view of a famous city is a sight that never leaves you.” David Marks

The Brighton skyline has changed forever last week with the opening of British Airways i360, the world’s first vertical cable car. So what is this futuristic feat of architecture and engineering?

Zayed National Museum

“Nobody can live the present without recalling the past. It is from history that we learn and acquire excellence.” Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan

Last week I attended the first Multaqa (meaning ‘The Gathering’ in Arabic) previewing Abu Dhabi’s latest addition to Saadiyat Cultural District, Zayed National Museum. This Multaqa was the first of a series of five different themed talks scheduled to be held all over the emirate until May to keep the public informed prior to the opening of the new facility next year.