Casting a shadow over East 24th Street is something that passes for a unique sight in Manhattan these days. A sky bridge spans two towers between Park and Madison avenues occupied by Credit... To view the full story, click the title link.
Ever wondered who oversees it?
In the accompanying photo, a man steps into a large puddle while the Golden Gate Bridge towers in the background. “I don’t know anything about any renovations aside from this sign,” said Mike Moore of Oakland, herding five sandy dogs...Show More Summary
And it’s taken some liberties with it There’s the Eiffel Tower, a quaint British village, a landlocked Titanic, and super-sized Tower Bridge—that’s right, we’re in the territory of copycat Chinese architecture. The debate has begun anew...Show More Summary
China is infamous for copying famous architecture from other countries - according to The New York Times the country boasts 10 White Houses, a couple of Great Sphinxes, four Arcs de Triomphe, and at minimum one Eiffel Tower. Now in the...Show More Summary
In case you were unaware, Suzhou has an exact copy of London's Tower Bridge -- only better. [ more › ]
In glorious 4K.
Trading Words at London Dock is a major public art installation by renowned artist Gordon Young, unveiled at an exciting new development in Wapping, close to St Katharine Docks, Tower Bridge and the City. Designed by architects Patel...Show More Summary
I was cycling past Tower Bridge the other day so I went to visit the old Design Museum. I don't think the Blue Print Cafe are a big fan of the move to Kensington. Low hum of critics of the...
More posh flats in the sky.
Add to the legacy of the Bridge.
Travelers heading to London are likely in the market for a healthy dose of history—and from the Tower Bridge to Kensington Palace, there's no shortage of it. But the history lesson doesn't have to end with after a walking tour. Many of London's oldest—and most esteemed—hotels offer their own type of history lesson. Show More Summary
Should probably look away if you’re afraid of heights. Actually, if you’re afraid of heights, why did you even click on this (...)
At the bizarre Window of the World “global village” you will find a life-size Mount Rushmore, London’s Tower Bridge, the Great Pyramids of Giza, a miniature version of Myanmar’s Shwedagon Pagoda, and a scaled-down Taj Mahal replica—all...Show More Summary
There's something horribly real about watching a man scale the arches of a gigantic bridge through the eyes of a GoPro. It's like you're there doing it, and — in the case of the video above — "there doing it" is not a place we'd particularly...Show More Summary
LONDON — To send Donald Trump a message from across the Atlantic on the day of his inauguration, a group of about 30 volunteers picked one of the most dramatic settings in all of London: Tower Bridge. The crew assembled before dawn on a bitterly cold London morning. During a misty sunrise that saw Tower Bridge’s […]
LONDON (Reuters) - A banner reading "Build bridges not walls" was draped across London's Tower Bridge as part of several protests in Europe and Asia on Friday against the inauguration of Donald Trump as U.S. president. Soon after sunrise,...Show More Summary
A banner reading “Build bridges not walls” was draped across London’s Tower Bridge on Friday as part of a series of protests across the world aimed at expressing displeasure at the inauguration of Donald Trump as U.S. president. Protesters on the drawbridge, with its two...
Millau Viaduct is the world's tallest bridge, a claim is based on the height of the towers, which are taller than the Eiffel Tower. The height of the bridge deck itself is only the 17th tallest in the world, yet driving over it still...Show More Summary