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Part comparison.  Andalucían urbansim:
 
self-emergant Albacin urban fabric + climate
 
 
Day 1: Tuesday
++ leave  Barcelona apartments 6:00pm,  arrive Prat Airport 8:00pm, flight  ++

   ++Arrival  9:00pm at Granada airport++

1a  morning

Walk downtown, pickup Bono turistico tickets, advantages click here,  pick-up location here;  Explore Centro and Gran Via

Nasrid Palaces (Alhambra), Alcazaba (Alhambra), on the same day you visit the Nasrid Palaces, Generalife (Alhambra), during the opening hours indicated by the Alhambra , Cathedral, Royal chapel, La Cartuja Monastery, San Jerónimo Monastery, Science Park

++ lunch ++

++check-in to Best Western Hotel++  click here  for hotel details

1b  afternoon

Centro exploration, individual oraganization catchup

Alvaro Siza 

Day 2: Wednesday

2a  morning

Alhambra:  Nazrid Palaces, Generalife gardens, Alcazaba Tower

sketching exercise of plan: 30-60 intervals to diagram space, persectives of people / occupation variations over time

Nazrid Palaca, 11hoo, 12h00, 11h30

++ lunch ++

Generalife

sketching exercise outside of fortress documenting materiality: 60 second sketches of wall and paving materials (geometry, texture, shading)

 Albacin climb, first exploration and arrival at overlook plaza to Alhambra at sunset and Plaza San Nicolas

++dinner++

plazita at north side of Albacin, view night occupation / activation of placitas (rear plazitas have far more restaurant and day to day commercial activity

Day 3: Thursday

3a  morning

Albacin

initial sketching exercise 30-60 seconds of perspective frame with people, and persepctive with shades

Albacin 1:  groups of 1 and 2, legend of hillside of Albacin, then map together 3-4 plazitas with main plan, diagram plans, perspectives of people occupation, perspectives of shadow, materiality

Banyols Arabes

 

++ lunch ++   Riverfront

3b  afternoon

 Albacin 2:  groups of 1 and 2, legend of backside of Albacin, then map together 3-4 plazitas with main plan, diagram plans, perspectives of people occupation, perspectives of shadow, materiality

 Day 4: Friday

++ check-out of hotel 10am++

4a  morning

Catedral and Capilla of Ferdiand and Isabella

Museu Caja Granada + Parque de Ciensias  (edge city public event spaces)  urban vehicular, large-scale, quasi- LA, California scale or SF Gateway Park

      Alberto Campo Baeza, Carlos Ferrater

 

 

++ lunch ++

  4b  afternoon

Sketching experisize of Centro including plazita at Catedral and Roman plaza with combined plaza via block demolition

legend of Centro, then map together 2 plazitas with main plan, diagram plans, perspectives of people occupation, perspectives of shadow, materiality AND symbols

       be sure to organize page and consistent orientation of plan images

++ pm bus to airport, pm flight ++

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