London

Celebrating the Skyscrapers of London

The United Kingdom isn't traditionally thought of as a place to house gigantic skyscrapers in the way that the likes of New York, Dubai and Shanghai are known for—but take a look at the modern skyline of London, and you'd be surprised at just how many of the shiny, gleaming monoliths there are.

10 Areas in Which Britain Outranks America

Everyone is good at something, whether it’s playing the tuba or standing on one leg. And it’s the same with countries. Iceland, for example, are not so great at coconuts but marvelous with puffins.

10 Hybrid Images of Festive London

Merry Christmas from everyone at Anglophenia! Here, to set your festive morning off with a blast from the past, are 10 images created by the photographer Peter Macdiarmid, after scouring London for the locations of various Christmassy …

10 Must-Try Cake Shops in London

America may be home to world-famous bakeries like the Sprinkles empire, but we’re newbies compared with the Brits, who’ve been baking luxury cakes since the Middle Ages. London, in particular, has an intense cake game—not …

'Unfinished London' is a Lighter Look at City Transport

London has one of the largest and most complex transport systems of anywhere in the world — and that’s even before getting in to the countless ambitious plans for alternative routes and stations that were, for one reason or …

Your London Guide to ’24: Live Another Day’

Yesterday, Jack Bauer returned to the world’s TV screens in a new series of 24, which is Bond-ishly entitled 24: Live Another Day. It is entirely set in London, which gives us the perfect excuse to take a tour of the city as seen …