Entertainment district
An entertainment district is a type of arts district with a high concentration of movie theatres, theatres or other entertainment venues. Such areas may be officially designated by local governments w...
From poor fishing villages and empty stretches of golden sand to skyscraper hotels and packed beaches: How the mega-resorts of Dubai, South Beach and Benidorm evolved
The huge beach resorts that attract hundreds of thousands of tourists every year today were once tiny fishing villages or empty stretches of sand as these fascinating before and after pictures reveal.
"Las Vegas at Dusk and Night " -
360 spherical panorama. After we had taken the first and the third prizes in the contest Epson International Pano Awards, had shot the spherical panorama at a speed of 250 kilometers per hour, had div...
Pee On These Walls And They'll Pee On You
St. Pauli's Community of Interest initiated an action where frequented walls in the neighborhood were sprayed with a super-hydrophobic coating. This coating is so water-repellent that urine splashes r...
St. Pauli
St. Pauli (Sankt Pauli; [ˌzaŋkt ˈpaʊli]), located in the Hamburg-Mitte borough, is one of the 105 quarters of the city of Hamburg, Germany. Situated on the right bank of the Elbe river, the Landungsbr...
Surfers Paradise, Queensland
Surfers Paradise is a suburb within the local government area of Gold Coast City in Queensland, Australia. At the 2006 census, Surfers Paradise had a population of 18,501. Colloquially known as 'Surf...
South Beach
South Beach, also nicknamed SoBe, is a neighborhood in the city of Miami Beach, Florida, United States, located due east of Miami city proper between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. The area enco...
"Las Vegas at Dusk and Night " -
360 spherical panorama. After we had taken the first and the third prizes in the contest Epson International Pano Awards, had shot the spherical panorama at a speed of 250 kilometers per hour, had div...
Uptown Oakland
122°16′14.55″W / 37.8093778°N 122.2707083°W / 37.8093778; -122.2707083Uptown Oakland or The Uptown is a neighborhood in Downtown Oakland, California. Its boundaries are ill-...
Zona Rosa de Bogotá
Zona Rosa de Bogotá (the "Bogotá Pink Zone") is a neighborhood in Bogotá, Colombia with many pubs, restaurants, malls, shops and discos. It is located between Calles 79-85 and Carreras 11-15. The Z...
West End, San Antonio, Ibiza
An area made up of a few streets and one long bar strip in the popular tourist destination of San Antonio, Ibiza is referred to as "The West End". This area is based around Calle Santa Ines.Bars gener...
Washington Square Park (Chicago)
Washington Square, also known as Washington Square Park, is a park in Chicago, Illinois. A registered historic landmark that is better known by its nickname Bughouse Square (derived from the slang of...
İstiklal Avenue
İstiklal Avenue or Istiklal Street (Turkish: İstiklâl Caddesi, French: Grande Rue de Péra, English: Independence Avenue) is one of the most famous avenues in Istanbul, Turkey, visited by nearly 3 mill...
Barrio Húmedo
Barrio Húmedo is the nickname given to an old part of the city of León, Spain, that is concentrated within the largely intact Roman city walls. The translation is usually rendered as the wet district,...
Old Town, Chicago
Old Town is a district in Chicago, Illinois.Old Town is an affluent and historic neighborhood, home to many of Chicago's older, Victorian-era buildings like St. Michael's Church, originally a Bavarian...
Army Stadium, Peshawar
Army Stadium also known as Karnal Sher Khan Stadium (named after Karnal Sher Khan Shaheed) is an open entertainment and recreational area in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan consisting of restau...
Punto Obelisco
Punto Obelisco (Obelisk Point) is a zone around the Obelisk of Buenos Aires and the Plaza de la República. It is a project held by the city's government in order to enrich the surroundings of the monu...
The Bossier Strip
The Bossier Strip is the name for an entertainment district in Bossier City, Louisiana, that is widely known for its nightclubs, bars, strip joints, restaurants, gambling, prostitution, and live music...
Campus Corner
Campus Corner is a college-oriented commercial district in Norman, Oklahoma located directly north of the University of Oklahoma campus. The area is bounded by White Street, University Boulevard, Boy...
Barrio Lastarria
Barrio Lastarria (Lastarria Neighborhood) is an historical neighborhood in the center of Santiago, Chile. Now a popular tourist hub, Barrio Lastarria is a center for cultural activity, with cinemas, t...
Shinjuku Ni-chōme
Shinjuku Ni-chōme (新宿二丁目), referred to colloquially as Ni-chōme or simply Nichō, is Area 2 in the Shinjuku District of the Shinjuku Special Ward of Tokyo, Japan. With Tokyo home to 13 million people,...
Montparnasse
Montparnasse ([mɔ̃paʁnas]) is an area of Paris, France, on the left bank of the river Seine, centred at the crossroads of the Boulevard du Montparnasse and the Rue de Rennes, between the Rue de Rennes...
Cultural District, Pittsburgh
The Cultural District is a fourteen-square block area in Downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA bordered by the Allegheny River on the north, Tenth Street on the east, Stanwix Street on the west, and ...
Richmond Strip
The Richmond Avenue Entertainment District, commonly known as the Richmond Strip, is an entertainment district along Richmond Avenue along in western/southwestern Houston, Texas. It was especially pop...
Deep Ellum, Dallas
Deep Ellum (an adaptation of southern black dialect for "deep Elm Street") is a neighborhood composed largely of arts and entertainment venues near downtown in Old East Dallas, Texas (USA). The neigh...
Old Strathcona
Old Strathcona is an historic district located in south-central Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Once the commercial core of the separate city of Strathcona, the area is now Edmonton's main arts and entert...
Quezon City
Quezon City (Filipino: Lungsod Quezon, also known to Filipinos by its initials as QC) is the most populous city in the Philippines. It is one of the cities that make up Metro Manila, the National ...
Sunset Strip
The Sunset Strip is the name given to the mile-and-a-half (2.4 km) stretch of Sunset Boulevard that passes through West Hollywood, California. It extends from West Hollywood's eastern border with...
Agua Caliente, Tijuana
Agua Caliente is an historic entertainment center and present day district of Tijuana, Baja California, at the southeastern end of the Centro borough. The Agua Caliente Tourist Complex formed in the l...