In The Spirit of Cities, author Daniel A. Bell tries to capture a city's essence, in brief
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French snobbery about their own cuisine has led the city to become a mecca of mediocre pan-Asian offerings
Shipping container designs have become so ubiquitous they've merited their own exhibition
A pair of slideshows illuminating what makes a public gathering space work and what doesn't
An actual illness can apparently result upon realizing Paris isn't all its cracked up to be
Which city hall buildings manage to capture something specific about a city's culture?
Taking lessons from its predecessors, America's largest city has crafted a three-pronged approach for bike-share deployment
Autolib offers compact, all-electric vehicles modeled after Velib
20 mass transit maps worthy of hanging on your wall
In a global survey of 20 cities, finding a spot ranks toughest in New Delhi, easiest in the Windy City
Four urban elevated railroad parks in progress
A pair of New York-based filmmakers marvel in, and just above, the underground
New website combines vintage photography with Google Street View
Most of the world's capacity for economic growth is centered in its metro areas. Which cities top the list?