They approach one of the first of many balconied
buildings along the street.
Designed before Dubai went into realtor meltdown, it is made up of 80 irregularly balconied
floors that rotate at 6m an hour around a central core, powered by wind turbines.
Passengers can harness themselves onto the "zip line" and soar across the ship above an open-air atrium nine decks high and lined with balconied
We were staying at Cannes Beach resort, run by Pierre & Vacances, self-catering in a top floor, balconied
apartment, eight storeys up, overlooking a central swimming pool area and stepping-stoned water feature.
In the monumental print - the photographs in this show are printed very large, about 40 inches by 60 inches - a river of factory workers flows, as though on parade, between midrise balconied
concrete buildings marked, with businesslike charm, "B," "C" and "E."
The main room is a double-level, balconied
affair with an Asian motif.
"You have an entry with 20- or 24-foot ceilings, and above eight feet it's just space," he laments, adding that undersized decorating is even more egregious in homes with balconied
living rooms and tall, white stone mantels.
Wherever it is, the Kingmaker is a very pleasant, crisply modern, balconied
room - albeit too small - boasting a wonderfully exotic menu, including caramelised purple onion, papaya and chervil William pear, and wilted rocket - presumably old lettuce.
To further strengthen its North American presence, MSC announced at presstime a billion-euro order for two post-Panamax vessels--3,300-pax/133,500-grt with 75 percent balconied
staterooms--due in 2008 and 2009.
The 34 balconied
units will range from 900 to 2,700 SF, with penthouse units taking up the top two floors.
, white-washed houses and churches give the old town a definite Moorish feel -I half expected Charlton Heston in El Cid costume to gallop along the shimmering surf line.