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Great holmertz 2017-07-09 1:24

Hello Luis,
It's a nice view through the shop window and I see that most of the items for sale have a rather personal touch. Did you know that during the 19th century and even into the 1930's there were many suggestions to pull down almost the entire Gamla Stan, leaving only the palace, the churches and a handful of other buildings? Even the famous architect Le Corbusier in the 30's dismissed Gamla Stan as worthless and wanted to design an area of large buildings surrounded by parks and lawns. Others wanted to build wide motorways across the island to connect other parts of the city.
Kind regards,

Old 07-09-2017, 07:20 PM
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Hi Gert.
For these projects seem to me an outrage, because without this neighborhood the city would have lost its personality.
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