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Track Records: The Beginning

Benedict Cooper | Posted 08.25.2012 | Travel
Benedict Cooper

The great cities of Europe, Mongolia, China and Vietnam are ahead of me, but introspection is my default, the trait that got me in this mess.

Peace Prize Winners Meet In London

AP | Posted 06.20.2012 | World

LONDON -- Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama says he has held talks with Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi in London. In a messa...

Airport Returns Duchess' Lost Diamond Tiara

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 06.19.2012 | Travel

The perils of traveling often begin with lost luggage, and it seems even British nobility can't escape that woe. It all began six years ago when th...

London Walking Tours Offer Peek At Olympic Park

AP | STEPHANIE NANO | Posted 08.18.2012 | Travel

LONDON — Going to London before the Olympics? You can still share in the excitement and get a peek at Olympic Park on a walking tour through nei...

20 Ridiculous Quotes From The Lastest Episode Of 'The Bachelorette'

Natasha Burton | Posted 08.12.2012 | Weddings
Natasha Burton

Now that feelings are no longer just developing, but "progressing," the episode left us perplexed as to whom Emily will ultimately chose to be her knight in shining armor. (Another question we had: Were the British common folk intimidated by, or in awe of Emily's blinding veneers?)

PHOTOS: England's Royal Getaways

Natalie Pace | Posted 08.09.2012 | Travel
Natalie Pace

While all eyes are on London for the Diamond Jubilee and the Summer Olympics, here are a bunch of royal getaways that you don't want to miss.

London Subway System Launches WiFi Service

AP | DANICA KIRKA | Posted 08.07.2012 | Travel

LONDON — Travelers on London's Underground need no longer fear being out of touch. The subway network began launching WiFi on Thursday, rolling...

A Retro Guide To Modern London

Fathom | Posted 08.06.2012 | Travel

The places we choose to include are not deliberately odd or offbeat, nor are they limited to major tourist sights.

My Jaguar Time

Lea Lane | Posted 08.05.2012 | Home
Lea Lane

Sometimes a material thing that resonates and defines us, if even for a time, if only in a certain way. For me, this extraordinarily beautiful, extraordinarily undependable car was one of those things.

Ai Weiwei Absent From Opening of New Serpentine Pavilion (VIDEO) | Posted 08.04.2012 | Arts

The Serpentine Gallery in London's Hyde Park unveiled their annual pavilion at a press conference last Thursday. Though architects Jacques Herzog an...

Creative Spaces: Waterfronts That Make a Splash

Rana Florida | Posted 08.04.2012 | Home
Rana Florida

2012-06-04-Screenshot20120604at8.28.27AM.jpgLet's celebrate the cities that have done the work and spent the money to make vibrant and dynamic waterfronts -- great spots where tourists and locals alike can gather, play and reflect.

PHOTOS: Is This London's Chicest Boutique Hotel?

Jill Fergus | Posted 08.02.2012 | Travel
Jill Fergus

Actors and producers from surrounding West End theaters are known to imbibe post-curtain here along with business people and fashion execs.

A Brush With Royalty In Westminster

The Purple Passport | Posted 08.02.2012 | Travel
The Purple Passport

With all the activity around the Diamond Jubilee, we can't help but think about the best places in London to have a brush with royalty.

Next Stop, The 2012 Olympics -- But First, High School

The Huffington Post | Hannah Orenstein | Posted 06.01.2012 | Teen

Balancing competitive sports with schoolwork can be a difficult task for even the most organized student (particularly with such early start times in ...

Beyond the Scream: May Auction Highlights

MutualArt | Posted 07.31.2012 | Arts

This record-breaking month of May closes the strongest annual Spring auction season since the 2008 recession started. The art market has bounced back strongly as the world's super rich seek blue-chip artists, particularly seduced by modern and contemporary works.

Your Start-Up Life: World's 100 Most Powerful Women, Zaha Hadid on the Struggle to Succeed

Rana Florida | Posted 07.31.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

A conversation with world renowned architect and designer Zaha Hadid explores the struggle to succeed as a woman, the importance of collaboration in realizing a complex vision, and the rewards of mentoring and working with the next generation.

Police Arrest 6 For Starting Riots

AP | Posted 07.31.2012 | World

Associated Press LONDON -- British police say six people have been arrested on suspicion of instigating the riots that swept London last summer. ...

Police Arrest 6 For Starting Riots

AP | Posted 07.31.2012 | World

Associated Press LONDON -- British police say six people have been arrested on suspicion of instigating the riots that swept London last summer. ...

PHOTOS: London This Summer

Sivan Askayo | Posted 07.31.2012 | Travel
Sivan Askayo

The weather might be tricky and rainy at times, but one thing is sure: London is definitely going to be buzzing and hot this summer.

Freudian Matters (Video) | Posted 07.30.2012 | Arts

What's in a name? For the Freud clan it would seem that theirs denotes both notoriety and intrinsic creativity. Relatives of the original Sigmund Freu...

Olympic Lessons for an Imperial America

David Coates | Posted 07.30.2012 | Home
David Coates

As American eyes turn to London, it will be worth remembering that this will be London's second post-World War II Olympic Games, not the first, and that there are also medals to be won by comparing the condition of the UK during the last time the Games were held in London with its condition now.

PHOTOS: 10 Great Spots To Celebrate The Queen's Jubilee

Oyster | Posted 07.29.2012 | Travel

There's really nothing more English than afternoon tea, and so in honor of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee this June, we've rounded up some of our favorite spots to indulge -- in London and the Commonwealth.

Protest At London's Globe Theater

AP | Posted 07.28.2012 | Arts

LONDON — British police say a man has been arrested after pro-Palestinian protesters disrupted a performance by the Israeli national theater com...

Georgina Harding, Author of Orange Prize for Fiction Shortlisted Painter of Silence (VIDEO) | Posted 07.25.2012 | Arts

Painter of Silence, Georgina Harding's third novel -- recently shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction -- is set in Romania in the early fifties ...

6 Can't-Miss London Experiences

Viator | Posted 07.25.2012 | Travel

London takes center stage this year thanks to its role as host for the 2012 Olympics, but that's not the only reason to swap your money for pounds and head to Europe's most-loved city.