Stockholm's Kungsträdgården fills its annual calendar with plenty of programming for all types of visitors. A permanent stage with all requisite sound and lighting equipment allows privately devised and sponsored events possible, like this runway show pictured above. Talk about a platform for community participation! #Placemaking #LQC
Huacachina, Peru. Huacachina is a village in southwestern Peru, built around a small oasis surrounded by sand dunes. It is in the Ica Province, about five kilometers the city of Ica in the Ica District. The oasis features on the back of the 50 Nuevo Sol note. Huacachina has a permanent population of around 100 although it hosts many tens of thousands of tourists each year.