Paris

Say Goodbye to One of the Most Popular Graffiti Spots Near Paris

One of France's most famous tagging destinations, an old warehouse in Pantin, is scheduled to become just another mixed-use development.

The World's Best Cities for Students

If you're in college, these are the cities where you want to be.

What Does a Subway Entrance Say About its City?

A photographic survey of the world's metro gateways.

In France, a Model Sustainable Suburb

A livable, walkable suburb offers a lesson in green living.

Why Don't Americans Riot Anymore?

Unlike Europe, the U.S. hasn't had a rash of mass urban violence in a generation.

Why So Many Romantic Comedies Are Set in Cities

Snapshots of cities most love-inducing qualities.

Scenes From Europe's Frozen Cities

A photographic tour of the freezing cold consuming much of the continent.

Postcard From Paris

The city's mayor launches Paris Tourist Day to convince residents to treat visitors a little more cordially, and other news.

Why You Should Buy an iPad in Bangkok Instead of Buenos Aires

Comparing the price of an iPad and more than 20 other consumer goods across a selection of the world's major cities.

The Surprisingly Complex Art of Urban Wayfinding

Why some signs help you get where you're going while others get you lost.

An Artistic Comparison of Paris and New York

A side-by-side take of the cities' quirks.

What Pictures Can Teach Us About Walkability

Sometimes the best insights come from looking at pictures of a space.

Paris Adorns an Iconic Building In Condoms

The Pompidou Centre tunnel-like staircase is decked out to raise awareness of AIDS.

Good Deed of the Day: A Parisian Bank Pays It Forward

One of the world's oldest micro-lenders cancels the debt of 3,500 clients

Great and Not-So-Great Subway Logos

A look at the best and worst designs from around the world

What the Eurostar's Success Means for California HSR

A new study shows just how much high-speed rail dominates the Paris-to-London trip and concludes it would compete with air travel from Los Angeles to San Francisco

The City as Urban Whirlpool

A new Google map hack lets you create wild, trippy images of your favorite city streets 

The Best City Time Lapse Videos of 2011

From New York to Los Angeles to Barcelona to Seoul and beyond

11 New Buildings to Visit in 2012

You might have missed these new buildings, but they're definitely worth checking out in 2012