Mikael Colville-Andersen in "Life-Sized City"

Paris

Beyond the clichés of the Eiffel Tower, there is another Paris - one of solidarity, wittiness, and repurposing public space.

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Toronto

Mikael Colville-Andersen lands in Toronto to meet the urban heroes working to make Canada's largest city more livable.

Paris

Beyond the clichés of the Eiffel Tower, there is another Paris - one of solidarity, wittiness, and repurposing public space.

Bangkok

Bangkok's future seems paralyzed by political upheaval, but social instability hasn't undermined the locals' fierce will to better their city.

Tel-Aviv

Few modern cities evoke as much division as Tel Aviv, with its reputation as a laid-back party town in a hotbed of conflict and turmoil.

Tokyo

Modern Tokyo is a fascinating urban mystery. The largest urban agglomeration in the world, it is home to 38 million people.

Cape Town

South Africa's Cape Town makes headlines for its beauty and laidback lifestyle, but traces of a dark past still linger.