Articles tagged “landmarks”

Cairo’s Landmark Egyptian Museum Tries to Celebrate 113th Anniversary

Cairo’s Landmark Egyptian Museum Tries to Celebrate 113th Anniversary

Maram Mazen, Associated Press

Egypt's failed leadership is turning its tourism industry into a relic as well.

3 years ago

Las Vegas Adds Peeing Boy Statue to Collection of Landmarks Not Really in Vegas

Las Vegas Adds Peeing Boy Statue to Collection of Landmarks Not Really in Vegas

Associated Press

A fitting object to represent behavior for which Vegas is well known.

4 years ago

Dylan Thomas Fans Vs. the New Owners of the Landmark Chelsea Hotel

Dylan Thomas Fans Vs. the New Owners of the Landmark Chelsea Hotel

Associated Press

We know that it can't be easy owning a historic landmark, but there's a reason why nobody else would take on this landmark property, and it simply starts with issues like this. Skift is easily #TeamThomas.

4 years ago

How a Beer Can-Covered Home Became a Houston Landmark

How a Beer Can-Covered Home Became a Houston Landmark

Ramit Plushnick-Masi, Associated Press

A testament to individual taste, DIY design, and beer -- this landmark is the perfect American monument.

6 years ago

Statue of Liberty will finally reopen on Independence Day

Statue of Liberty will finally reopen on Independence Day

The Associated Press

After several months and millions in construction - and a little worse for the wear - the U.S. landmark will open just in time for July 4 celebrations.

6 years ago

The two different $2 billion unsolicited bids to buy the Empire State Building

6 years ago

The royal touch leads landmark London hotel into debt driven by decorating costs

Jonathan Russell, The Daily Telegraph

Considering the property's pedigree and newfound fame among a younger set, this debt will likely be but a minor setback in an otherwise long career of making sure both royalty and the nouveau riche have a stunning place to stay.

6 years ago