Key Question One
Historically the Textile centre in the world.
Now has Legal serivces, (Six of the largest firms out of london)
Building Societies (Yorshire is the centre for them)
Expanding on telephone-based professional services
Historically The diamond centre for South America
Used to trade sugar, how city formed around port.
Now has a large Tourism and Finacial industry
Recreation and Leisure;
25 minute drive for Yorkshire dales
Concorvado Mountain 'statue of Christ'
Beaches (Near tropic of Capricorn)
The trinity centre
Mills renovated into boutique hotels
La Americans football stadium
Old victorian factories renovated into luxury flats
High class gated residentials into the centre of Rio
La Barra suburb
Land use patterns that develop in urban areas;
CBD district (Central Business district);
Large shops and offices, Resturants, cafes,theatres ect.
Luxury housing, bussinesses ect
housing estates, new shopping centres, parks and other areas.
Favellas, recent informal housing LEDC.