Architecture / British History / Cities / London / photography / Urban Planning

The London You Wouldn’t Recognize–Fab Photos & Narrative

photo courtesy: wired.London.UK This montage story was a link just waiting to be shared!  Thank you BBC.  Enjoy a well-done narrative recap of London across historical periods, describing how the burgeoning population, trends of commerce and business regulation, entertainment and architecture are driving the thriving growth and design of one of the world’s greatest cities. … Continue reading

Airbnb / b&b / branding / London / thames / tiny houses / vacations

Airbnb Celebrates Victory in London with a Floating House!

Airbnb has entered the lexicon quite quickly….It’s one of those stories, almost hacknied these days, where innovators turned a relatively simple idea (knock on the head) into a business worth billions.  Now, when you book flights online, Uber to your Airbnb accommodation and eat at a restaurant you probably also read about and reserved online…..and use the latest app … Continue reading