Monaco is famed for its glamorous Grand Prix, exclusive Casino's and mega-wealthy occupants.
From catamarans made out of plastic bottles hoping to cross the Pacific Ocean to the recession-busting extravagance of billion-dollar superyachts, 2009 has been the year of crazy boats.
"Ocean Emerald" is a superyacht with added wow-factor. Her startling appearance has made sure of that and in real life she is every bit as dramatic as she appears in these photographs.
Many sights in Germany and Austria have been renovated in the last year or two to better display this region's rich heritage, making 2009 a good time to visit.
China's new found wealth has seen an explosion in the number of new developments springing up in what is, arguably, the world's biggest building boom.
Space travel, security threats and increasing passenger numbers are forcing major changes in the way airports are designed.
Construction work has stopped on Europe's tallest building after developers said their lofty ambitions had been hit by the global financial crisis, a Russian news agency reported Friday.
In November we step inside the world of design as show host Becky Anderson searches for the Spirit of Architecture.
How do you pick the best buildings in the world? And what makes them stand out from the rest?
The delay of a new building couldn't have come at a worse time: a rash of new office developments are hitting the UK market
It's easy to overlook the impact buildings have on greenhouse gas emissions, but the places where we live and work contribute over 30 percent of global greenhouse emissions.
There can be few less glamorous modern problems in the world than traffic congestion and often the solution of a bypass displaces people, wildlife and creates a vast ugly swathe of concrete through what was once a picturesque landscape.
The setting is a snowy valley in the Italian Alps, overlooked by the ski slopes specially prepared for the world's fastest downhill racers.
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From aircrafts to airports, luggage to lounges, design is a key part of every business trip.
When it comes to air travel surveys, there's only issue that really matters -- which is the world's best airline?
The walls of the Reichstag building -- the seat of the German parliament -- in Berlin have survived wars, fires and political upheaval, although not unscathed.
Since opening a month ahead of schedule in December, the Millau Viaduct has gained international recognition as a major engineering feat and one of the most stunning bridges ever built, greatly red...
Like other European metropolises, London has relatively few high-rise office buildings compared to cities in the U.S. and Asia. But it is catching up.
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