May 27, 2024 9:35 AM

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Skeletons At London's Train Tunnels To Be Displayed At Museum Of London Docklands

An excavation project in 2009 at the London Crossrail tunnel for the Elizabeth Line to open in 2018 had revealed 8,000 years of London history when archaeologists discovered what consists of human remains, porcelain ginger jar, and Mesolithic flint scraper among many others in the underground train tunnel. Now, 500 of the more than 10,000 discovered artifacts would be put on display at the Museum of London Docklands this Friday.

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These Countries Are The Happiest, Richest, Most Crime-Free In The World

A London based, think tank group released the resullt of its study on 142 countries on determining the richest, happiest and most crime-free countries.

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Proposal For War Office Becoming A Five-star Hotel Draws Ire And Resentment Among The Public

The Grade II War Office Building at London's Whitehall will be turned into a £1 billion five-star hotel, and the people are not pleased with the idea of the developers 'mutilating' the Edwardian edifice. The Hinduja Group and OHL Developments would like another basement, three more floors, 1,100 rooms and a couple of amenities like spa, gym, and restaurants much to the dismay of Londoners.

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China Creating Vertical Forest Buildings To Combat Pollution

China is building vertical forest buildings in Nanjing city to fight it's worsening air pollution.

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Every Time It Rains In London, This Brewery Would Serve Free Beer

A certain London Brewery would hand out free beer every time it rains and if people would live Tweet it pouring down for proof. Fullers Brewery just wants everybody to tweet @London_Pride to get a nice pint of drink at their place.

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Five Affordable Places To Visit In Europe

Sometimes, the more affordable travel promos lets you experience more the true local culture. Here are five affordable places to visit in Europe.

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York’s Royal Castle To Have Shop and Information Center Underneath The Hill

The City of York Council approved the £2m plan of English Heritage to build a shop and information center under the hill of Clifford's Tower. However, there has been an outcry among the public that it should stop because it defaces the ruins.

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London Bed Tax Irritates Would Be Sleepers

Bloody hell, London's bed tax sparked ire among hoteliers calling the new policy as "absolute folly." About 2,100 hotels will be affected by London mayor Sadiq Khan's initiative which could add up as much as £3.40 per night to the recent cost.

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Dubai & London: Travelers' Most Hated Country For The Second Time

Some places like London and Dubai can't just seem to get on many tourists standards. Find out here why!

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From King Solomon’s Mine To Treasure Hunt App In London, 2017 Is Good Year For Archaeology

Archaeologists will find more interesting dig ups this year and would like the public to know more of their history and culture. More expeditions and creative initiatives have 2017 say it's the year of archaeology.

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Art In London Vending Machines Introduces Culture To The Masses

Where do you usually see art other than in the galleries? The idea of having them confined in high-end, professional art spaces has let the masses feel unwelcome or left out.

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Amsterdam, Copenhagen, & London Tours: The Best Affordable European Alternatives

Amsterdam, Copenhagen, and London now have European counterparts in Turin, Utrecht, and Manchester. See why they can be better for an affordable vacation.

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Europe’s Top Vegetarian-Friendly Hotels

Looking for hotel with vegetarian twists? Find here all the top vegetarian-friendly hotels in Europe.

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London To Be Dominated By Robots

More than 100 robots will come to the Science Museum exhibition slated on February 8, hoping to "explore this very human obsession to recreate ourselves, revealing the remarkable 500-year story of humanoid robots."

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World War I Ambulance Turned Into Posh Restaurant

It has a dark history and has seen so many deaths, but one World War I train ambulance was given a new mission as a restored little cozy restaurant that invites people to come inside. Built 116 years ago, the train used to bring British soldiers back to London until couple Ross and Claire Moore fixed it to add to their existing railway-themed business.

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