This month, we are celebrating our one hundredth issue. We would like to express our sincere gratitude to all our readers and colleagues in the Landscaping industry.
To celebrate our growing achievements, in this issue we take a look at Mena House and Old Cataract - two of the most historically prominent hotels in Egypt and reveal its new renovations. See page 38. We also profile Desert Leisure Swimming Pools on page 26.
Every once in a while, a project comes along that is truly remarkable and on page 32 we uncover one such vision, with Luca Curci Architects latest proposal Vertical City. The building is designed on the sea bottom, with a series of underwater floors and includes facilities such as spas, mediation centres and gym and luxury hotels rooms with underwater views.
Speaking of cities, Lusail City is one of the most anticipated and most ambitious projects in Doha, Qatar by Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company. Go to page 22 to see how they used Mashrabiya as a traditional design element.
Head to page 12, and see what the Promenade development on Al Marjan Island Corniche in Ras Al Khaimah has in store for the public.
Some of our previous issue covers: