Amanda Erickson

What England Wore to London's Fashion Week

Inflatable hair, zebra-striped pants, and more.

The Temple Where Indians Go to Get Exorcised

This is where you bring your possessed relatives.

The Monotony of Gentrification: Best #Cityreads of the Week

Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.

The Scary Truth About Climate Change: Best #Cityreads of the Week

Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.

Odd Places to Spend the Night

Haven't you always wanted to sleep in a rusty car lofted over Amsterdam?

How Capital Cities Distort Reality

What's lost when the only lens into a place is its major metropolis?

Germans' Anti-Stuttgart 21 Protests May Pay Off, 2 Years Later

The country reconsiders a massive rail project.

The Pre-Lunar New Year Travel Crunch

China's rail systems will handle an average of 5.2 million trips a day.

Europe's Largest Fire Festival Culminates in a Boat Burning Bonanza

Up Helly Aa lights up Scotland.

Water Overwhelms a Saudi Arabian Town

Veritable rivers gushed down streets and into homes.

What Daily Life Looks Like in Syria

The daily indignity of life at war.

Architecture That's Too Nice: The Best #Cityreads of the Week

Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.

A Brief History of Dolphins Turning Up in New York City

The city's waterways have also been known to host sharks and whales.

A Graffiti Artist's Ode to Oscar

Eduardo Kobra honors Oscar Niemeyer with a gigantic mural in Sao Paulo.

The Amazing Amount of Damage Sandy Left Behind

Almost three months later, there's still much to do.

The World's Biggest Pop-Up City

As many as 100 million people could gather for Kumbh Mela in the northern Indian city of Allahabad.

Strip Down and Ride the Subway

Improv Everywhere's annual no-pants transit ride goes international.

It's Official: The Weather Is Extremely Insane Right Now

Extreme heat in Australia, snow in the Middle East.

Can't Get Enough of Giant, Gaping Holes in the Middle of Cities?

Reuters has you covered.