The 5 Roof Gardens We Just Love

By Thursday, August 14, 2014 1 45

Instead of thinking horizontally or laterally, designers are thinking much more vertically when it comes to expanding our urban green spaces. The rooftop garden is now a familiar sight across many of world’s most overcrowded modern metropolises, and they’re not just trendy bars with an outdoor roof terrace either.

Trees, wild flowers and even the odd farm are now being grown above our heads. With demand for rooftop gardens increasing by 60% in the last few years . . . we thought we’d see what all the fuss is about!

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10 Favourite Inner City Gardens

By Wednesday, July 9, 2014 0 43

 Do you often find yourself pacing about the city’s streets, wanting to slip down a side street and escape the roar of the concrete jungle? Well, many of our major cities now feature urban escapes that act as the perfect departure lounge for those wanting to simply get away from it all.

So, whether it’s for a couple of hours or the full day, and whether you’ve heard of them or not, here’s our 10 favourite inner city gardens . . .

 

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