Dubai has always been a hub for some pretty amazing architecture, but this thing is something else.
The new ‘vertical village’ complex looks more like it has just been landed than constructed, but we love it. Inside is a full-scale entertainment complex, a hotel and some residential housing.
Even better than the space-age design is the fact that it has actually been planned with the environment in mind. Every surface is covered in solar panels. We don’t really understand the technology, but they’re meant to be very good ones, and the fact that we’re talking about the Dubai desert means they will get plenty of use.
Even without all that, this is one impressive building. We want the penthouse flat…