Referred to as ‘the shard’ and formally named ‘the london bridge tower’ by italian architect renzo piano is now complete and open to the public in london, england. currently the tallest building in Europe, the skyscraper stands 309.6 meters above ground. The 72-storey mixed use tower was inaugurated with a nighttime light show, which combined 12 lasers and 30 searchlights to celebrate the skyline’s newest addition.
People think I’m kidding when I say the BT Tower is my favorite London landmark, but I’m dead serious.
Some guy installed the London Underground in his bathroom. Badass.
Jesus, I didn’t know they put fireworks IN Big Ben…that’s kind of intense for an old thing, it like shoots out of the holes around the top.