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Countdown to Montréal: Habitat 67 – Moshe Safdie’s residential landmark

It started as a pilot project for Israeli/Canadian architect Moshe Safdie but once created, Habitat 67 became an instant architectural landmark. The buildings were the subject of Safdie’s master thesis and built as one of the 90 pavilions for Montréal’s Read on! →

Saint Lawrence River

Countdown to Montréal: Saint Lawrence River

Montréal’s mighty Saint Lawrence River is a landmark both quintessential in Canadian history and intrinsically linked to the city’s culture, health, beauty and livelihood. French explorer Jacques Cartier was the first European to visit the Saint Lawrence River and to Read on! →