The twentieth century was about getting around. The twenty-first century will be about staying in a place worth staying in.
The Generative Power of Place
Generative: capable of producing or creating
Great people places are also great for business and represent the culture of their respective cities. Some places seem to have happened upon the magic formula of being “a great people place” while other places need to work at it.
Most often the places that are inherently fabulous have had time, decades even, to develop and evolve. others are the result of the community’s hard work, government policy, strategic planning or any number of factors that deliberately focus their energies on making that place great.
ABOVE: Cafe de Flore, Paris