towns and cities international

What if?

What if towns and cities had a purpose beyond housing, feeding and an opportunities to earn a living? What if towns and cities had a mission that empowers and unearths potentials? What if we build communities instead of accumulations of houses? What if towns and cities had a focus? Something to aim for? Something to contribute? What if a town or city was alive and thriving?

Welcome to the easy town website for towns and cities international, an easy town project to rethink and inspire towns and cities around the globe, and a demonstration that rethinking towns and cities is a promising option to address the messes humanity is in.

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Featured town ideas

Introducing more ideas for towns with a focus, an idea, even a dream …

Sound City

Sound City

A town that is all about sound & music



A town run for and by people with disabilities



A town which focuses on families

Original Craftsdom

Original Craftsdom

A town which celebrates crafts from around the world

Key scenes and quotes from

the easy town story

The easy town story by Charlie Alice Raya is the source for many town and business ideas.

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The origins of the easy town idea

While all town ideas have their origin in the ideas for easy town, easy town emerged in a time of crisis.

main teams

The team presentations

The presentation of some ideas for easy town from book 1, beginning.

key quotes

Key quotes

Book 1, beginning tells the story of the first weeks of planning a town experiment. The key quotes focus on the essential statements and scenes with regard to the composition of the town, business practices, health, arts, education and more.

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TaCI and the easy town story

The first steps of the idea for TaCI (towns and cities international).


Casey's bookshop

Casey’s bookshop

The story of a town which reinvents itself.

views from around the universe

Views from around the universe

Writers from various planets share their views on towns and cities.

photo series, street life, title: screw you, by Charlie Alice Raya

photo special

street life


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