A hard-to-impress friend posted about this blog the other day, so I knew it was had to be impressive. Irregularly updated, but pretty fascinating. I’ll have to check in on this one in the future.
The Walled City gained a reputation as a sort of den of iniquity—there were high levels of prostitution, gambling, mafia activity, and rampant unlicensed dentistry.
But an order did emerge. There was an informal kindergarten. A resident’s organization settled disputes. And there was lots of industry.
You could even receive mail in the Walled City.
via 99% Invisible.