Swimming pools in the Seine, restaurants in old metro stations, and more.
The country is launching a lottery that recipients can enter every time they make a purchase.
They're getting away with it because the scale of the country's real estate problems is just so big.
Istanbul is on pace to become Europe's most populous metro between 2017 and 2018. How will the city handle it?
A tongue-in-cheek video makes the case that even an average Swede is better off than an upper-class American.
The world's most beautiful city just keeps getting attacked in the English language press.
Outcry over irresponsible spending on a beautification project have led to 40 arrests in the city of Burgos already.
Valencia's City of Arts and Sciences was built to lure visitors. Instead, it's caused nothing but problems.
Lisbon can be hard to navigate on two wheels. But the city is launching a bike system anyway.
An explosive struggle has pitted developers against the city's ultra-left.
A new mayor in Brussels wants to turn a central axis into a pedestrian-only zone.
The Irish capital is pockmarked with empty parcels. With tough new property laws planned for this year, that could change.
Transport for London is working on a plan to replace its ticket offices with pick-up points for online shopping.
Alas, city transport bosses do not seem to have enjoyed this stunt as much as their riders.
The ceiling collapse at the Apollo is a sad reminder of the sorry state of West End infrastructure.
It's actually the pub industry's tough practices that are giving local boozers the greatest problems.
The system is losing riders, and now its major sponsor has backed out. Can it be saved?
The post-industrial city has been crowned Germany's Austin. But it might be more like Germany's Detroit.
The country largely ignores a 2010 ban. This Christmas, that could change.