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Lagouira: Notable buildings of the Gharbiyyan capital + huge mosaic

elavery

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abracadabraz85: Thanks!

ggamgus: The number keeps getting bigger!

Evillions: Thanks! I am a big fan of your work!

sucram17: Thanks! I like desert cities.

TowerDude: Yes you can swim, the beaches are not too crowded at all.

TekindusT: I hope to continue setting the bar higher.

Treka: Thanks!

10000000000000: I use a sidewalk mod. If you STEX sidewalk mod you should find it. I had forgotten about those horrible red brick textures. I use nothing from maxis anymore except the roads pretty much. I love Atlantsia by the way.

MamaLuigi945: With such a shortage of middle eastern/north african buildings you really have to blend in many others to prevent constant repetition.

folokashi: Thanks, it is a school from a japanese site.

emperordaniel: I hope you have recovered so you can see the latest update!

hahei: Thanks!

ladybug2: Thanks!

tankmank: Yes we do need more BATs for this part of the world. Unfortunately I cannot BAT and don't have the time to learn.

simfreak1998: Thanks!

VMIUJcadet09: Thanks!

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Lagouira's skyline mostly consists of low-rise commercial and residential buildings built in a typical north african architectural style.

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Lagouira however does have a few notable skyscrapers including the Gharbiyyan Interior Ministry building which was built in the 1970s and towers 113m (371ft) above the city.

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The Gharbiyyan Parliamentary Building is perhaps the most modern-looking structure in the city and houses offices of all the most important people in the country. Across the road from the Parliamentary Building is Gharbiyya's largest shopping complex.

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Near the Medina is the Djama'a al-Kebir Mosque which gently illuminates the night sky.

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Finally, I will leave you with an overview of the city...

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and a huge mosaic. Thank you again for visiting the great country of Gharbiyya and the city of Lagouira.

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That is one heck of a mosaic! And stunning work overall. The mosque looks amazing. I am not as much intrigued by the desert theme (although it is very nice) as I am by the way you utilize it. I like it! :thumb:

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[color="#FF00FF"]That overall view of the city is amazing.

I love the last mosaic too .. that is one big picture!!

Your city is very inspiring!
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