Construction has begun on the Shard, a skyscraper that will be the tallest building in Western Europe and will provide amazing views of London. Designed by Renzo Piano Building Workshop (who was also responsible for the California Academy of Sciences), the Shard was inspired by towering church spires and the masts of ships that once anchored on the Thames.
13 Things I Found on the Internet Today (Vol. LXI)
1. The Swing at the End of the World, Ecuador The Swing At The End Of The World Lets You Swing 2,600 Meters Above Sea Level The swing’s unique location 2,600 meters above sea level offers visitors a beautiful and terrifying view of the Tungurahua Volcano. Although it might look like it hangs o
The 14th century timber framed Cooperage, on the quayside Newcastle upon Tyne. Doesn't look like it, but this is a pub. One of the oldest buildings in Newcastle it was a coopers workshop from 1876 to 1974.