Here in Britain at least, cement has been deemed to be part of our heritage, too.
A filmmaking contest reveals the complexities of life in one of the world's most expensive cities.
You have to remember that the cable news network maintains a highly peripheral position in Europe.
The U.K. is testing a cleaner, quieter electric rail line that doesn't require power lines.
The city's famed arts-and-sleaze district is set for major redevelopment. But all the movie-star advocates and nostalgia in the world can't preserve what's already gone.
With a manhunt still underway, the city's usual bustle has been replaced with a sense of shock and heightened security.
The U.K. capital is set to break its population record. Is the city doing enough to prepare?
As the country follows France with hardline protections for lower-income renters, new laws prohibit some property upgrades. And for many Germans, that's just fine.
The French capital has announced a plan to stop housing displacement in gentrifying neighborhoods. It might be the most radical proposal Europe has seen.
A group of Berlin nightclub owners are now joking about turning the failing Mall of Berlin into a "techno temple." Here's why.
To emerge from its toxic fug, Paris is enacting what could be the most drastic anti-pollution measures seen in any major world city.
Denmark’s capital wants to put 10 manmade islands along the shoreline of its inner-city harbor. But opponents warn it will end up a "rich man's ghetto."
Two years after hosting the Olympics, London is putting down more cash to build an arts and education facility on the former site. Will the city's poorest residents benefit this time?
Illegal! magazine allows its vendors to keep sales profits so they can buy drugs rather than stealing to fund their habits.
If you love cheap beer, steer clear of Oslo and head for Warsaw.
The Ampelfrau and her commanding yet adorable braid will be phased in, but opponents look askance for varied reasons.
A new survey reveals optimistic attitudes across Germany's capital, though there are still distinct differences between Easterners and Westerners.
Wide Path Campers make bike-camping more accessible (and comfortable).
The new book London: The Information Capital, brings data on the city's economics, housing, and tourism to life through stunning graphic visualizations.