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16 Best Coffee Shops in London

These are 16 best coffee shops in London. From great coffee art to amazing ambiance and superlative style, they're all worth a visit.

EU rules force Britain to hand secret intelligence to terror suspects

Safer in the EU ? I don't think so. EU rules force Britain to hand secret intelligence to terror suspects

Scariest Places on Earth: The Paris Catacombs

For urban explorers, few places are more coveted than the Catacombs of Paris. Long sealed off to the public, these harrowing subterranean chambers house an 18th century cemetery – essentially an anonymous mass grave. Beyond this, a labyrinth of tunnels extends for 280km beneath Paris in a network of disused stone mines and galleries.

There was a shortage of prison accommodation in the Victorian era, so long-term prisoners were transferred to provincial prisons, or to the dreaded hulks. The hulks were decommissioned warships anchored in the mud off Woolwich. They were dark, damp and verminous and few prisoners managed to escape. This is a cross-section of a hulk called the Defence, published in Henry Mayhew’s The Criminal Prisons of London, in 1862.

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh, Scotland scotland seems like such a wonderful place to visit, i hope i get to go there at some point