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10 of London’s modern icons…2. 30 St Mary Axe (aka 'The Gherkin')

This rocket-ship shaped glass skyscraper made its mark on the City of London skyline in the early Noughties after plans to build a much taller building on the site were shelved. 270 more words

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Berlin - Reichstag

The Reichstag is one Berlins most famous and iconic buildings and has been the home of the German Parliament since 1999

It’s free to enter and climb the dome if you book a ticket online so we did just that and took our cue on time in the late afternoon… 562 more words

Cities

The Streets Of London – Part Fifty Six

St Mary’s Axe, EC3

One of the most iconic images of modern London is Sir Norman Foster’s 180-metre tall Gherkin which is to be found at 30, St Mary’s Axe. 598 more words

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