Santalaia – 9 Story Residential Building Wrapped in Green

This nine story apartment building in Bogotá, Columbia is clad almost entirely in beautiful green walls. The large project is a collaboration between builder and designer Exacta Proyecto Total, Paisajismo Urbano and Groncol. In a dense area like this, I would imagine also the neighbours to be delighted about the green walls. The whole system is pretty impressive and the video is very informative about the benefits of the living walls.

Vuosaarenhuippu – Man Made Wilderness

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Vuosaarenhuippu - Man Made Wilderness

Vuosaarenhuippu hill in eastern Helsinki is an ecologically interesting destination. The 65 meter high hill used to be a dumping ground for construction waste until the late '80s.  During the '90s and early '00s the area was converted into a wild fell-like recreational area.  Today the hill has an impressive wealth of flora and fauna. Read More...