illustrated history

Michel Vaillant is the title of a Belgian comics series created in 1957 by French cartoonist Jean Graton and published originally by Le Lombard. Later, Graton published the albums by himself when he founded Graton ├ęditeur in 1982. Michel Vaillant is the main character of the eponymous series, a French racing car driver who competes mainly in Formula One. source



There are many new residential developments in Macau and many more planed for the future. These developments are sold to potential buyers before the first construction work has begun, through promotional videos, websites, and printed brouchures.

Implicit in all of this material is the kind of lifestyle that future residents of the buildings will enjoy. Often in Macau, as elsewhere, building’s are sold with an image of success and luxury, much the way other luxury items, such as watches and cars, are sold to potential buyers. The above photo is taken from an interesting article on the rise of such advertising in China.

A list of some of the major Casino and Housing Developments in Macau:
City of Dreams
The Venetian
One Grantai
One Oasis
One Central
Continue reading Futures