Leisure Travel

Ick-factor: London fatberg goes from sewer to museum

Feb 8, 2018

London's newest museum attraction is greasy, smelly _ and a glimpse at the hidden underside of urban life

Golden age of ocean travel celebrated at London museum

Jan 31, 2018

Museum visitors will soon be able to enjoy the golden age of ocean travel at London's Victoria and Albert Museum

Reports: London's Harrods to remove Diana memorial

Jan 13, 2018

Harrods, the luxury London department store and tourist destination, is reportedly to remove a memorial of Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed

Fetid attraction: London fatberg to go on museum display

Dec 12, 2017

Part of a monster fatberg that clogged one of London's sewers is destined for fame in a museum

Brexit benefit: Lower pound boosts tourism to Britain

Nov 17, 2017

While much of the British economy is suffering from uncertainty over Brexit, there's one industry that is enjoying a bounce, the tourism sector

Managing overtourism an increasing feature of global travel

Nov 15, 2017

Venice has laid out plans to divert massive cruise liners that sweep into the city while Barcelona has cracked down on apartment rentals and initiated a novel and holistic approach in how to manage its status as a tourism city

Prince's shoes go on display at London's V&A museum

Oct 24, 2017

A pair of floral-patterned satin shoes worn by Prince has stepped into the collection of Britain's Victoria & Albert Museum

Battersea Power Station re-development underway in London

Oct 2, 2017

The Battersea Power Station is the centerpiece of a dramatic new residential and office development that will include 4,000 homes, retail shops, tourist attractions as well as Apple's London headquarters

UK approves Stonehenge tunnel, diverted to ease druid dismay

Sep 12, 2017

British authorities have approved a contentious road tunnel under Stonehenge, but altered its route so it doesn't impede views of the sun during the winter solstice

London's Notting Hill Carnival honors tower fire victims

Aug 28, 2017

Hundreds of thousands of revelers paused during London's annual Notting Hill Carnival to remember victims of the deadly Grenfell Tower fire

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