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Ponte City - The Tower In Africa E-mail
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Ponte City - The Tower In Africa

Ponte City Apartments - the highest residential building in Africa. This 54 storey skyscraper, its height - 173 meters, and it was built in 1975. Initially, the Ponte City planned to do jail because the crime rate in the region exceeds the limit, and thieves and murderers should have been somewhere. The authorities decided that the bandits do not want comfort, and it was decided to do so, that the maximum number of people housed at a minimum of space. Hence the idea and went to build this complex. Time passed, and Ponte City turned into a regular apartment house in which comfort is not increased. Next, you'll see how it looks inside, and where the plan had to walk prisoners.

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Top 25 Most Beautiful Hospitals In The World E-mail
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Hospital architecture and designs have transformed over time, from the once sterile white walls and stark decor to vibrant colors and eye-catching materials on the interior and exterior. The elements in today’s best designs have been proven to improve patient care.

Depending on the type of building, tying in elements of style and flair may be harder than expected. Hospitals are one type of building where functionality and design must go hand-in-hand. In developing this list of The 25 Most Beautiful Hospitals in the World, interior and exterior features and their health-promoting qualities were considered. Designs including warm woods and nature-inspired elements, soft color schemes, and exterior facades designed with regards to their natural settings placed these facilities on the list.

The most beautiful hospitals span the globe, including facilities in the United States, Austria, Thailand, Panama, Switzerland, China, and others – evidence that health-focused design has no boundaries.
Here are the 25 most beautiful hospitals in the world:

25. Forest Park Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA

Top 25 Most Beautiful Hospitals In The World

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 24 April 2012 )
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