Mexico City from the Eyes of Australian Peter Davies
Peter Davies, an Australian writer and teacher, recently finished embarking on a 7 month journey of a lifetime. The idea behind the endeavor was to experience the assorted aspects of Mexico City through its weaving and diverse metro lines underground. During his journey, Davies passed through approximately 147 stations within the Mexico City Metro system. MexicoToday.org had a chance to speak with Davies about his experience and the many people and things he encountered along the way. Davies…
Vintage Berlin Map U-Bahn Antique German Subway | Etsy
The colourful lines of this map detail the U-Bahn, the underground transport system of Berlin, Germany. This is an giclee reproduction of a vintage image. ...TITLE...U-Bahn *Find more Europe inspired art here: http://etsy.me/1hN4a6W *Find more maps here: http://etsy.me/1Ma7N8I ...ABOUT MY
A map of San Francisco's subway system that almost was
The original 1956 plan for the Bay Area Rapid Transit system was way more complex on paper than it is in reality. Designer Jake Coolidge has imagined a universe in which this full plan was implemented. And even though it doesn't involve filling in the Bay or underground rocket trains or pyramids, it does complement world-building for any tales about an alternate reality San Francisco rather nicely.
Having been living in big cities throughout my life, one thing I took for granted before settling down in Calgary is the well-connected public transit system. I was so spoiled by the highly integrated transit systems that I could travel to any corner of the cities without having to drive. I didn't realize how dependent I was on public transit until I moved to Calgary. Even after 2 years, I still miss how convenient life was in NYC, in Vancouver and, in my home town Taipei, Taiwan. If you're…