Tag: turismo

Worker holidays. Tourism infrastructure in socialist countries | Jelena Prokopljević
01-07-2019 No Comments

Worker holidays. Tourism infrastructure in socialist countries | Jelena Prokopljević

Like the right to work, the 8-hour day and two days of weekly rest, the socialist working class had a number of days off for annual rest. The number of days depended on the type of work they performed, their difficulty or danger to health, the level of responsibility of the worker within their unit of work or their position […]

Unpublished Madrid (V) | Cristina García-Rosales
25-08-2017 No Comments

Unpublished Madrid (V) | Cristina García-Rosales

Continuation of Unpublished Madrid (IV)  The Warehouse in Castile Square is an installation belonging to the Canal de Isabel II. He is placed, from 1952 at the end of the walk of the Castilian one in the municipal area of the one that was the fourth warehouse of the Plaza of Castile (constructed in the year 1939), and with a capacity […]

Unpublished Madrid (IV) | Cristina García-Rosales
18-08-2017 No Comments

Unpublished Madrid (IV) | Cristina García-Rosales

Continuation of Unpublished Madrid (III)  In Emilio Castelar’s Summer-house we will be able to admire some notable architectures. As the building Castelar (Catalan headquarters of the Insurances of West), with his prop that supports the rest of the set. It was projected by the architect Rafael de La-Hoz Arderius in 1975. In 2010 it was reformed under the direction of […]

Unpublished Madrid (III) | Cristina García-Rosales
11-08-2017 No Comments

Unpublished Madrid (III) | Cristina García-Rosales

Continuation of Unpublished Madrid (II)  The Colon Towers (previously Jerez Towers) are two twin skyscrapers with 116 meters of height and 23 plants. They were constructed by the architect of Madrid Antonio Lamela and the engineers Leonardo Fernandez Troyano, Javier Manterola and Carlos Fernandez Casado. They have a structure suspended from two big props joined in the high thing by a platform, […]

Cultural factory throws 9 scholarships for his new program of incubation EmprendeArquitectura
08-08-2017 No Comments

Cultural factory throws 9 scholarships for his new program of incubation EmprendeArquitectura

Factoría Cultural, Vivero de Industrias Creativas de Matadero Madrid joins his forces with the Architects’ Official College of Madrid (COAM) in the EmprendeArquitectura’s first edition, a program of support to innovative offers that they bet for the sustainability, the cooperativism, the organic architecture, the use of new technologies, materials and virtual spaces, between other initiatives. The term of project presentation […]

Unpublished Madrid (II) | Cristina García-Rosales
04-08-2017 No Comments

Unpublished Madrid (II) | Cristina García-Rosales

Continuation of Unpublished Madrid (I)  We continue the tour for the Barceló Cinema, opposite the Barceló Market, restored lately and, therefore, much more modern. The Barceló Cinema is in the Barceló street, doing forms a corner with Larra, and it was constructed, opposite to the gardens of the Hospice of Madrid as cinema of neighborhood. The architect was Luis Gutiérrez Soto. […]

Unpublished Madrid (I) | Cristina García-Rosales
28-07-2017 No Comments

Unpublished Madrid (I) | Cristina García-Rosales

We are going to realize a tour for Unpublished Madrid, where we will discover buildings that correspond to the modern movement in the architecture. Beginning for some racionalist buildings of the 30s or 40s of the 20th century, and ending for four skyscrapers of the Paseo de la Castellana, near the Castilla Square. Buildings, many of them, very recognized in […]

Blanca Espigares Rooney · MasQueTours
01-06-2017 No Comments

Blanca Espigares Rooney · MasQueTours

And now that approaches the season of good time and leisure we travel to Granada to know MasQueTours and to interview Blanca Espigares Rooney, the doctor arquitecta that has started this project. “MasQueTours transforms the concept of visit guided to turn her into an experience of local knowledge, realized in spiral, across different scales: from the territory and his geography up […]

Ariel Cavilli-Fabiana Palmero-Núria Oliver and Paz Molinari · Tours and activities of architecture | Architour
23-12-2014 No Comments

Ariel Cavilli-Fabiana Palmero-Núria Oliver and Paz Molinari · Tours and activities of architecture | Architour

oday we move up to Barcelona, to know the members of Architour, Ariel Cavilli, Fabiana Palmero, Núria Oliver and Paz Molinari, an architects’ office that from 2010 realizes diverse activities in relation with the architecture and the city. Principally they centre on organizing holding a permit tours of architecture for the city. Nowadays they are present in Barcelona, Vic, Madrid and Tarragona. […]

Tourist-cultural diffusion | ArchiBikes. Barcelona architecture on two wheels
20-11-2014 No Comments

Tourist-cultural diffusion | ArchiBikes. Barcelona architecture on two wheels

Hoy nos desplazamos hasta Barcelona para charlar con Viki Llinares, Jaume Asensi y Rafael Berengena, sobre su iniciativa turístico-cultural llamada ArchiBikes. Su objetivo es difundir el patrimonio urbanístico y arquitectónico de la ciudad de Barcelona a través de la selección de unos itinerarios alejados de los destinos turísticos habituales. Para desplazarse y realizar estos itinerarios atípicos, que mejor manera que […]

Enrique Padial-Sonia Sanz-Carlos Rincón · Tourism | arquiRUTAS
13-06-2013 No Comments

Enrique Padial-Sonia Sanz-Carlos Rincón · Tourism | arquiRUTAS

Sonia Sanz Gavián and Enrique Padial Hidalgo dealed his studies of Architecture in Madrid and for more than one decade, they direct his own Study of Architecture, “Padial Gavián Study. Architecture and Urbanism, S.L” and Carlos Rincón Perez, Technical Architect, has been collaborating, every time with more assiduity. Which has been your formation and professional path before Arquirutas? Enrique Padial […]

The city (IV) | epR
29-04-2013 No Comments

The city (IV) | epR

‘While there is death there is hope’, was affirming Fabrizio Corbera, the terse prince of Lampedusa’s novel. Nevertheless the cemeteries, these cities of the dead men, reproduce the same excesses and desigualdades that his analogous cities of alive: some have to be piled up or to share an exiguous piece of land in order that to his side the big […]

The city (III) | epR
29-03-2013 No Comments

The city (III) | epR

Some time ago that to travel stopped being an experience to turn into a business. The tourism is a part of a system that turns a culture into product, a country into brand. And, certainly, the laws of the market demand that everything is comfortable and immediate. Nevertheless, the ruins, as the cities, are neither restaurants of snack food nor […]

The city (I) | epR
29-01-2013 No Comments

The city (I) | epR

I have seen it here and there: a fishing port in the middle of the great city. Buenos Aires, Marseilles, Copenhagen. I have looked at it with disdain, since to this toy that already I do not use because I have made myself major, since to the grandfather kept silent on the corner of the table. I forgot to wonder […]

20 buildings of madrid with more than 400 years of history
12-11-2012 No Comments

20 buildings of madrid with more than 400 years of history

Idealista news offers you the opportunity to realize a tour for the buildings more ancient of madrid that still remain in foot. Across this article of photos realized by the equipment of idealist, you will be able to know the 20 most singular historical buildings of the capital with photos, maps, history and information on his architecture obtained with the […]

I International Days on the Portuguese Hispanic Border and his Fortificaciones
06-11-2012 No Comments

I International Days on the Portuguese Hispanic Border and his Fortificaciones

Cause the conception and integral perception of the group of fortificaciones of the border like unitary system between Spain and Portugal. Between the intervinientes find  some that have developed paths tied to the group of the border and others with territorial or punctual specialisations in the same. In this second case pretends  show these experiences like elements of interest or […]