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A City in Flow Motion: An Architecture Cruise Through Space and Time

Jack Skelley | Posted 07.28.2016 | Travel
Jack Skelley

Perhaps most notable are London's iconic new skyscrapers popularly renamed for their shapes. The Shard is the Renzo Piano-designed 87-storey sheath piercing the sky. (And shattering sales records, reportedly, for its condominium apartments.)

Caught Up in a Dark and Twisted Tide -- Sharon Bolton's Latest

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 08.02.2014 | Home
Nina Sankovitch

This time the mystery is manifold: Who is drowning these young women, where did the women come from, who (or what?) is leaving threats (or promises?) on the deck of Lacey's houseboat, what is Mark Joesbury up to -- and does a mermaid really exist in the waters of the Thames?

The Most Unforgettable Experiences in London

Viator | Posted 07.19.2014 | Travel
Viator

Whether you're looking to check off the top sights, hit the shops or discover the British capital through the eyes of the locals, here are 50 unforgettable experiences to have in London.

WATCH: You Can Own Your Very Own Island Home

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 06.25.2013 | HuffPost Home

This is probably the stuff that fairytales are made of.

Lost in Front of Our Eyes

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 08.04.2013 | Home
Nina Sankovitch

I've called S.J. Bolton the Queen before and I proclaim it again: Bolton rules the world of psychological thrillers. She presents the evidence, year a...

Daily Life in Britain (PHOTOS)

Posted 01.10.2012 | Home

AP photographers document daily life in Britain. To see more great photography visit HuffPost Exposure....

PHOTOS: Cities That Are Ripoffs Of Other Cities

Infrastructurist | Posted 12.05.2011 | Travel
Infrastructurist

Urban design has never been more exciting. As the migration to cities continues worldwide, it has resulted in a renaissance of urban design and creative infrastructure. But -- even with all the growth and ingenuity and innovation -- there are still some interesting cases of copying.

Royal Wedding Fever - Bespoke Style

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 06.12.2011 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

A vendor at London's Covent Garden Market said to me, "We don't really care about the royal wedding because we have Mother's Day and Easter both around the same time." Not true. The Brits care plenty.

The Lethal River

William Boyd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
William Boyd

In London, I walk by the Thames almost every day. On this riverine walk -- it's about two miles -- I keep my eyes open for dead bodies.