Tbilisi Mapping. Extending Along a River Bank, This Ancient City On The Old Silk Road | The Plan
  1. Home
  2. Magazine 2015
  3. The Plan 086 [11-2015]
  4. Tbilisi Mapping. Extending Along a River Bank, This Ancient City On The Old Silk Road

Tbilisi Mapping. Extending Along a River Bank, This Ancient City On The Old Silk Road

Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, is the subject of this issue’s TheCityPlan. Founded in the 5th Century, this extraordinary city at the eastern edge of the European continent was a natural stopover along the Silk Road leading to the Far East. Little wonder that Tbilisi is a great “melting pot” of the cultures that came and settled here over the course of history, a place where West and East meet.

As usual, our analysis avails itself of the five GIS-generated maps, which are subsequently graphically enhanced to highlight the structure, form and workings of the city in question.

Once again, the population density map is the blueprint against which to read the other four maps showing, respectively, the geographical features, services, public transport and availability of natural vegetation. The first map reveals the long narrow silhouette...

Proceed with your preferred purchase option to continue reading

Digital

4.49 €

Print

15.00 €

Subscription

From 35.00 €
Keep up with the latest trends in the architecture and design world
Tag
#Tbilisi  #Georgia  #Europe  #2015  #TheCityPlan  #The Plan 086 

© Maggioli SpA • THE PLAN • Via del Pratello 8 • 40122 Bologna, Italy • T +39 051 227634 • P. IVA 02066400405 • ISSN 2499-6602 • E-ISSN 2385-2054