Can social media help us better understand our relationship with historic buildings?

Cities are carpeted with pictures, but these pictures are not public art or the work of a subversive street artist. They are the geo-tagged photos continuously being uploaded to sites like Flickr and Twitter. This is creating a new world to explore. A world which could change how we think about the built environment and its heritage. We know that people engage with heritage (around half the adult English population visit for pleasure a historic town or city in aRead more