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With an influential audience of city mayors, urban planners and architects, this is Monocle’s guide to making better cities, be it new technology, state-of-the-art subways or compact apartments.

Monocle 24: The Urbanist Monocle

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.4 • 311 Ratings

With an influential audience of city mayors, urban planners and architects, this is Monocle’s guide to making better cities, be it new technology, state-of-the-art subways or compact apartments.

    Tall Stories 262: Central Harbourfront Event Space, Hong Kong

    Tall Stories 262: Central Harbourfront Event Space, Hong Kong

    James Chambers goes for a stroll along a prime piece of Hong Kong real estate that’s due to be sold.

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    • 4 min
    Urban ideas

    Urban ideas

    Urban ideas and inventions to improve the places we call home. We hear about Sitopia Farm in London, learn about wellbeing with ‘Know Your Health’ and look at accessibility innovation with Kone and Leo-Pekka Tähti.



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    • 30 min
    Tall Stories 261: The statue of Egerton Ryerson, Toronto

    Tall Stories 261: The statue of Egerton Ryerson, Toronto

    Monocle’s Toronto bureau chief Tomos Lewis visits one of the protest sites following the recent discovery of indigenous children’s remains at a former residential school in Kamloops, British Columbia.

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    • 8 min
    London’s Low Line

    London’s Low Line

    We’re out and about as we explore an urban trail woven along the Victorian rail arches in London’s Bankside area.


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    • 30 min
    Tall Stories 260: Montevideo’s plazas

    Tall Stories 260: Montevideo’s plazas

    Monocle’s Lucinda Elliott observes how plazas in the Uruguayan capital weave together the city’s communities.

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    • 6 min
    Transport special

    Transport special

    We celebrate the June transport special of Monocle magazine with a look at a few innovations and oddities from the world of mobility.


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    • 30 min

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