May 26, 2013

London Skyline

Photograph by Scott E. Barbour, Getty Images

Adding its own distinctive silhouette to the London skyline is the Eye—at 443 feet high, the world's tallest cantilevered observation wheel. Riders inside its cabins get a fantastic view of the Houses of Parliament, at left, and Big Ben, as well as much of the city.

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