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A Stroll Through the Brisbane’s Botanical Gardens

[The tropical forest] encourages among its settlers a healthy respect for and harmony with the natural environment, equality among beings, and an evident lack of hierarchy. The forest is compact with diverse flora and fauna which translates into high tolerance to crowded space and increased variation in street users. Forest-based streets do not segregate but rather integrate its elements and takes on a temporal segregation of activites.

-Derlie Mateo-Babiano in “Street Space Sustainability in Asia: The Role of the Asian Pedestrian and Street Culture”