Posts Tagged ‘Hotel Du Lac’

Hotel Du Lac in Tunis, Tunisia

Saturday, March 12th, 2011

Tunis’ Hotel du Lac, above, was apparently the inspiration for the sandcrawlers in Star Wars.

It’s interesting that this example of sci-fi brutalism isn’t very well-known and in fact I can’t even locate the name of the architect or year it was completed. It interests me for a number of reasons.

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