Rome

With about 353 tourists per resident in the historic city center of Venice, many residents are fleeing the crowds and moving onto the mainland, making the city a "monument-attraction," rather than a viable living space.
4 days ago   Global Site Plans
Jay Walljasper reflects on the glorious urbanism of Rome, and what planners and architects in North America can learn from it. Exclusive
Dec 7, 2009  By Jay Walljasper
By combing through images on Flickr, a team of researchers has created a 3-D model of the city of Rome constructed from 150,000 tourist snapshots.
Sep 19, 2009   Gizmag
A new mapping project is creating a comprehensive 3D image of the catacombs beneath Rome.
May 7, 2009   BBC
The only modern building in Rome's historic center, a Richard Meier designed museum, is considered offensive enough that it may not last in its current form.
Aug 14, 2008   Reuters