Edin Petersen

A health and care centre in Northern Ireland by Hoskins Architects and Keppie Design engages

Commisioned by Northern Ireland Health Estates, Ballymena Health & Care Centre by Hoskins Architects and Keppie Design is located on the existing Braid Valley Hospital site, about one mile from the town centre. Organised around a triple-height atrium and adjacent open-air courtyard, the 8800-square-metre scheme provides a wide range of primary, intermediary, diagnostic, and community health facilities. The development...

Hopkins Architects’ Institute in the Park at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital is designed

Won in competition, Institute in the Park at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool by Hopkins Architect is dedicated to developing safer and more effective medicines for children and young people. Forming the first phase of the hospital’s Reasearch & Education facility, the 6,950 square metre scheme houses around 100 education, research and clinical staff. The three-storey timber and...

5 Spectacular Places to Watch the Sunrise and Sunset

Vintage wall art is great and all, but what if the backdrop to that special activity was the most perfect sunrise or sunset? Here are the best places to soak up the golden scene. No filter necessary. Gold Coast, Queensland The early bird catches the worm—or at least the perfect sunrise. For Australians, surfer culture means riding the waves...

The World’s 6 Most Famous Streets

Whether it’s for their historic nature, inherent uniqueness, or simply because they are the heart and soul of their city, these 6 famous streets are worth the journey in and of themselves. 1. Lombard Street This famed San Francisco street is truly one of the city’s coolest spots to visit. After all, with a one-block stretch on Russian Hill that includes eight...

6 Most Beautiful Natural Pools in the World

From a swimming hole atop a 355-foot waterfall in Africa to a cobalt blue lagoon in the Dominican Republic, these six attractions will more than convince you to jump in the water this summer. The Devil’s Pool Twice the height of Niagara Falls, Victoria Falls in southeastern Africa is the largest waterfall in the world. But for some brave souls,...