The Five Billion Person Party

Notes of a wandering American soccer fan

I’ve found my retirement home!

Posted by steigs on December 4, 2007

From a Financial Times article on preparations for Euro 2008 (Emphasis added.):

Geneva, Basel and Bern had new arenas, requiring little extra work. The latter two are what he calls “new generation” stadiums, in that they include shopping centres and other non-traditional amenities. Basel even incorporates an old people’s home, with residents looking directly on to the match.

That’s the way to treat your elders!


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