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Julian Assange Bypasses Mainstream To Sell Book

The Huffington Post | Jason Cherkis | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Julian Assange is wasting little time while shut inside Ecuador's embassy in London. The WikiLeaks founder has recently released a book ...

Charles Dickens' Home Reopens

Posted 12.05.2012 | Travel

Following a £3.1 million ($5 million) refurbishment, the London abode of author Charles Dickens will reopen to the public next week, reports The Inde...

PHOTOS: 25 Great Destinations For The Holidays

Viator | Posted 02.04.2013 | Travel

There's no place more traditional to spend Christmastime than in Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus and the center of nativity scenes worldwide.

PHOTOS: An Abandoned Tube Station Opens Up

Posted 12.03.2012 | Travel

Below London, there sits a network of 18 "ghost stations" of the city's Underground that are closed for various reasons, ranging from disrepair to lac...

Mark de Clive Lowe: Orbiter of Sound

Wyatt Closs | Posted 01.30.2013 | DC
Wyatt Closs

Too bad Mark de Clive Lowe doesn't own a soul spaceship. He could've used one. It might not have taken him so long to pick up all that he has learned and shared from so many musical places

How To Save On Holiday Travel

U.S. News Travel | Posted 01.29.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

According to Bason, taking off from Tuesday to Tuesday is your best bet.

The Poetry Of Travel

Peter Mandel | Posted 01.28.2013 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Poetry. Poetry and travel. Do they go together? Are they secret lovers -- or at least good pals?

Mighty Spice vs. BarChick -- Round 3

John Gregory-Smith | Posted 01.27.2013 | Taste
John Gregory-Smith

I have teamed up with the awesome BarChick ladies to bring you a definitive A to Z guide of eating and drinking in London. I do the food and they do the booze. Enjoy.

Lucia Topalian: Running An Art Oasis in Kuwait

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.26.2013 | Arts
Magda Abu-Fadil

Mention Kuwait and you elicit talk of oil wealth, desert sands, and Iraq's invasion of the emirate in 1990. Interestingly, it's been a center for art and culture since before the aggression.

CCTV Shows Teen Girl Knocked Unconscious In Unprovoked Attack

Posted 11.20.2012 | Crime

In this disturbing CCTV footage, a man is seen jogging up to a young girl and punching her in the head. According to the Daily Mail, the unprovoke...

PHOTOS: London's Michelin-Starred Restaurants

Oyster | Posted 01.20.2013 | Travel

Chefs from around the globe have made this rainy corner of the world their home and created a unique restaurant scene that, despite local fare's boring reputation, rivals those in other bustling metropolises.

Why London Is the World's Most Stimulating City

David Wygant | Posted 01.20.2013 | Travel
David Wygant

I currently live in Los Angeles, by way of New York City: two very large, very self-focused metropolitan megacities. But London... London is my favorite city in the world by far.

Mighty Spice vs. BarChick -- Round 2

John Gregory-Smith | Posted 01.19.2013 | Taste
John Gregory-Smith

I have teamed up with the awesome BarChick ladies to bring you a definitive A-Z guide of eating and drinking in the capital - Mighty Spice vs. BarChick. I do the food, and they do the booze. Enjoy.

Foxy Thief Makes Off With Ill-Gotten Treats

HuffPost | Davi Lohr | Posted 11.15.2012 | Crime

A mother-of-two in South East London was recently the victim of a bold mugging by a crafty animal as she walked home from a grocery store. Accordin...

A Luxurious Skyfall Itinerary | Posted 01.15.2013 | Travel

When it comes to your movie heroes, there aren't many whose shoes--when you really think about it--you'd actually want to fill. Indiana Jones? Ophi...

Mighty Spice vs. BarChick

John Gregory-Smith | Posted 01.13.2013 | Taste
John Gregory-Smith

London has been on fire this year with the Olympics and the Queen's Jubilee. The city is still buzzing and the food and drink scene has never been better.

PHOTOS: Celebrity-Approved Hotels

Oyster | Posted 01.12.2013 | Travel

Discover stars' not-too-shabby digs!

Bed, Bath And Beyond London

Vitamin Daily | Posted 01.10.2013 | Travel
Vitamin Daily

You can't enter the original Roman baths, unfortunately, but there is a consolation prize across the street: Thermae Bath Spa.

AFI Review: The Personal War of Ginger and Rosa

Brian Formo | Posted 01.09.2013 | Los Angeles
Brian Formo

Writer/director Sally Potter has switched the shift typical of films set in the 1960s from personal and sexual enlightenment to stone-still disillusionment in Ginger and Rosa, which begins with the mushroom cloud of Hiroshima.

PHOTOS: A Bond Inspired Trip To England

Kristan Schiller | Posted 01.09.2013 | Travel
Kristan Schiller

As I clutch the wheel of a silver Aston Martin V8 Vantage S and watch the speedometer straddle the 100 mile mark, I feel a smirk coming on.

Discover James Bond's London

Fodor's | Posted 01.09.2013 | Travel

I've always wanted to be a Bond girl... who hasn't? Glam gowns, swanky hotels, a healthy dose of danger and the chance to go head-to-head with 007 in exotic locales. Here's my four-day guide to the spy's life in London.

Look: Banker Racks Up Outrageous Bar Tab

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.08.2012 | Money

It's no surprise that rich people will go to ridiculous lengths to show off how wealthy they are. But one London banker just took ridiculousness to a ...

Stockholm's Unique Pop-Up Restaurant

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 01.08.2013 | Travel
Dr. Irene S. Levine

After a wait of several minutes, the doors of a no-frills construction elevator open precisely at noon. We enter the metal-framed box that scales the outside rear of the Royal Opera House (Kungliga Operan) of Stockholm, transporting us from the street to our rooftop destination, The Electrolux Cube.

REED + RADER; Cretaceous Returns (PHOTOS)

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 11.06.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff


A Tale of Two Tuesdays: This Election Tuesday, I Look Forward to Another Tuesday

Dov Seidman | Posted 01.06.2013 | Impact
Dov Seidman

This Election Tuesday, I celebrate our American tradition of exercising the right to vote. While there will certainly be a lot of talk about voter tur...