Thursday, October 19The Voice of London

Category: Travel

Top things to do in Barcelona

A little guide for a short break in one of Spain's most beautiful cities. Reporter: Marta Szymborska | Subeditor: Jack Leslie                                   I. Camp Nou The home of FC Barcelona since 1957. II. Segrada Familia This basilica is in the works since 1882 and is set to be completed in 2026. III. Teleferic de Montjuic This cable car is a great experience accompanied by amazing view of the city. IV. Le Stade Olympique Barcelona hosted the Olympic games in 1992. V. Park Guell One of the major works of Antonio Gaudi. VI. Casa Mila Another of Gaudi's works. The modernist building serves as a a cultural centre...
Millennial – Issue 1

Millennial – Issue 1

Food, Health & Fitness, Lifestyle, Magazines, Tech, Technology, Travel
Welcome to Millennial. This is the premier issue of our new lifestyle magazine directed at young Londoners. It's a publication dedicated to covering the issues you care about and delivering the best tech, food, travel and health features. This is also our Winter edition, so it's packed full of festive Christmas features too. Created as a collaboration between The Voice of London's Lifestyle and Food teams.  

The Design Museum opens today in London

Design, Lifestyle, Travel, World
Reporter: Mariya Grinina | Sub-Editor: Alina Isachenka The Design Museum opens to the public in its new location today. The museum moved from a former banana warehouse in Shad Thames to a mid-century building on Kensington High Street. The former Commonwealth Institute was restored into a spectacular minimalistic space by architectural designer John Pawson. New building is three times bigger than the old one, and is filled with natural light coming from its parabolic copper roof. It houses three exhibition spaces, a designers-in-residence studio, learning spaces, a library and archive, a restaurant and café. And the good news – the permanent exhibition is free, for the first time of the museum’s existence since 1989.

Is London No Longer Attractive for Expats?

Lifestyle, Travel
The United Kingdom’s capital is rated one of the world’s least attractive cities for quality of life, health and personal happiness, the expat survey says. Reporter: Alina Isachenka | Sub-Editor: Mariya Grinina According to InterNations – one of the world’s leading Expat communities – London is rated as one of the worst cities to live for an outsider. Internations surveyed 14,000 participants and found out that people are unhappy living in London granting it 47th place out of 67 countries. London comes in at 34th position for quality of life and still remains one of the most expensive cities to live in landing at 53rd place in survey. Meanwhile, Taiwan is leading the rating this year. Not only did the East Asian country wins first place for quality of life but it is also named as