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Old 19th Jul 2018, 8:20 PM #26
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The new layout looks good! I like the parade street with the parks. Having houses along the canal will give it a more dense atmosphere, but the view certainly would be better with a sidewalk only
Old 19th Jul 2018, 11:17 PM #27
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The new layout looks good! I like the parade street with the parks. Having houses along the canal will give it a more dense atmosphere, but the view certainly would be better with a sidewalk only


Yes that's it ... I have to give this some thought, but I think I might go for a promenade along the canal and move the houses to the other side of the canal.
Old 20th Jul 2018, 7:14 AM #28
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What type of neighbourhood is it? If it's an upscale, representative area, they will sure have a promenade withouth houses blocking their view.
Old 20th Jul 2018, 11:01 AM #29
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What type of neighbourhood is it? If it's an upscale, representative area, they will sure have a promenade withouth houses blocking their view.


I haven't quite decided on that either, yesterday I had a leg stuck in the testhouse I made for Angkor Wat. This morning I'm in upscale house territory.

I have to think about the shops along the Paradestreet as well. My original thought was some kind of asian market stores selling turist stuff, and I can't really see how upscale modern is going to look, but I don't have to decide on that now.

As a lovely looking paradestreet to the middle island, it's probably going to look better with a clean wall along the canal, so I think I go for the promenade instead.
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Old 20th Jul 2018, 10:28 PM #30
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OOH, an update! I am glad to see you are working on this. Looks good!
Old 21st Jul 2018, 1:20 PM #31
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While it's too early to have it's own personality or theme yet, there is the beginnings of something really really nice here. Well done Volvenom.

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Old 21st Jul 2018, 2:33 PM #32
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OOH, an update! I am glad to see you are working on this. Looks good!


Thank you, I might be fiddling too much with planning and redoing things, but I tend get stuck in a cul-de-sack, and can't get out. I have to start doing something.
Old 21st Jul 2018, 2:34 PM #33
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While it's too early to have it's own personality or theme yet, there is the beginnings of something really really nice here. Well done Volvenom.


Thank you, I'm glad you like it
Old 29th Jul 2018, 5:57 AM #34
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You are back building in TS3! I love the idea of a promenade.

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