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London Sites' Olympic Slump

Posted 10.09.2012 | Travel

It seems that the Olympics weren't good for everyone in England after all. The Association of Leading Visitor Attractions is reporting that some si...

A Stylish Guide To London's West End

The Purple Passport | Posted 12.09.2012 | Travel
The Purple Passport

Make for media hub Bloomsbury, where high-profile publishers and digital media firms abound and cultural institutions like the British Museum and University of London set a smart, worldly tone.

PHOTOS: In London, Finding A Great Afternoon Snack

Edward Schneider | Posted 12.05.2012 | Travel
Edward Schneider

London is full of places where you can sit down and have a little savory something at any time of day, but too many of them are outlets of national chains. These are certainly a step up from the international burger chains, but our most delicious and relaxing afternoon mouthfuls have been at all-day restaurants that belong to smaller London-only groups with but a few locations each.

Billionaires Know Where They're Not Wanted

Reuters | Posted 12.04.2012 | Business

* Super-prime house prices flat in 2013 - report * Political uncertainty deters wealthy buyers By Tom Bill and Chris Vel...

Bond at 50: Dr. No Is a Time Capsule From the Early Mad Men Era

William Bradley | Posted 12.04.2012 | Entertainment
William Bradley

While there have been some real clunkers among the Bond films, especially during the the charming but not all that nice version played by Roger Moore, the series has endured through generations of fans, with its 24th film coming up.

Best Places To Visit This Fall

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.04.2012 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

How do you break up the long stretch of time between summer vacation and the holidays? With a fall break, of course. Autumn is a shoulder season for many destinations, which means discounted hotel rooms and cheaper airfare are easy to find.

London Olympics 2012 and the Gold Goes to... the Food!!!

Karine Bakhoum | Posted 10.02.2012 | Home
Karine Bakhoum

My first visit to London was back in 1984 when I was a student at the American University in Paris (AUP) and it was anything but positive. Memorable, ...

Biking Abroad: What Cycling Laws Say Overseas

EuroCheapo | Posted 11.28.2012 | Travel

What can you expect to pay if you get accused of pedaling through a red light? The answers are sometimes surprising and sometimes ambiguous.

Your Start-Up Life: Why Diversity and Freedom Are Good For Business

Rana Florida | Posted 11.26.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

Frank Toskan tends to shy away from the media and rarely boasts about his success, even though he was responsible for opening some 300 MAC Cosmetics stores worldwide in just 15 years. This is the first in-person interview he's granted in more than 15 years.

Gramophone Awards 2012 - A Chat with James Jolly

Albert Imperato | Posted 11.24.2012 | Arts
Albert Imperato

On September 27, Gramophone magazine -- often called the bible of the classical music recording industry -- will host its annual awards ceremony in London.

London Fashion Week Round Up (VIDEO) | Posted 11.21.2012 | Arts

London Fashion Week has become synonymous with innovative design and stand out collections, with London recently being voted, for the second year running, the most watched and read fashion capital in the world.

Jose Pizarro's Spanish Revolution

John Gregory-Smith | Posted 11.19.2012 | Taste
John Gregory-Smith

There is a Spanish food revolution happing in London and leading the pack is Jose Pizarro. Last year, he opened Jose Tapas, an authentic tapas and sherry bar, and followed it up with a sit down restaurant called Pizarro.

Olympians: Higher, Faster, Stronger

Jay Tavare | Posted 11.18.2012 | Sports
Jay Tavare

Above all the glory and the unfulfilled dreams, is the higher purpose of the Olympic Games. For 17 days, the world's nations put away their differences and political and religious issues in order to meet in an arena of competition where winning is not the only goal.

The Phelps Family's Best of London

Elizabeth Thorp | Posted 11.10.2012 | Travel
Elizabeth Thorp

Now that the 2012 Summer Olympics are over, Michael Phelps' family shares their travel tips, highlights of their London trip and some personal photos.

Root for Team USA: Paralympic Highlights

Bonnie St. John | Posted 09.08.2012 | Sports
Bonnie St. John

There's still time to enjoy some of the most amazing feats of athletic achievement: The London Paralympics 2012! As a winner of 3 Paralympic medals, I know firsthand the dedication to training and perseverance required to compete at this level of sport.

Need A Hug?

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 09.05.2012 | Small Business

You can't deny it. Nothing you can do will stop it. Winter is coming. For some, combatting the cold weather and lonely feelings that winter can bri...

Treating Homeless People as Consumers

Mark Horvath | Posted 11.03.2012 | Impact
Mark Horvath

Broadway just may be the first homeless services organization that I know of to actually empower homeless people with social media.

Why One Man Hates Shopping

Alexander Walters | Posted 11.03.2012 | Style
Alexander Walters

It's a Saturday afternoon and, having told me that my wardrobe is a little "tired", my girlfriend decides to take me shopping in Shoreditch. We go to a store called A.P.C. It's French, which is apparently justification for charging £75 for a t-shirt. 

Shakespeare's Beloved Characters Storm London

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 08.30.2012 | Arts

This week, Shakespeare’s most famous characters are storming the streets of London. At various landmarks scattered around the city, unsuspecting...

PHOTOS: Visiting Homes Of Historic Brits Near London

Posted 08.30.2012 | Travel

Visiting the homes of artists, writers, politicians and royalty is a rewarding way of gaining an insight into their private lives. Southeast Engla...

8 Ways To View London From Above

Viator | Posted 10.26.2012 | Travel

From the famous dome of St. Paul's Cathedral to the countless riverside attractions or the looming monuments of Trafalgar Square and Buckingham Palace, London has no shortage of photo-worthy landmarks.

Julian Assange Embassy Controversy Simmers Down

Reuters | Posted 10.25.2012 | Media

* President Correa says 'unfortunate incident' over * WikiLeaks founder Assange still trapped in building By Girish Gupt...

Olympic Notes -- Looking Backward and Forward

Jeffrey Shaffer | Posted 10.21.2012 | Comedy
Jeffrey Shaffer

I named my downstairs sofa 'Olympic Workout.' So when people phoned and asked what I was doing I could truthfully say "I'm devoting a lot of time to my Olympic Workout."

Yoko Ono at the Serpentine Gallery, London

Artwrit | Posted 10.20.2012 | Arts

Installation shot, Serpentine Gallery. By Matthew Steinbrecher. Read the full version of the text on Now in her eighties, Yoko Ono crea...

Hiking The World's Urban Jungles

George Hobica | Posted 10.18.2012 | Travel
George Hobica

From the fringes of New York to the heart of steamy Singapore, nature is everywhere you're not looking in some of Earth's most notoriously crowded big cities.