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The Golden Gate Bridge isn't the only site architects had other plans for.

12 photos that show what New York, London, and other major cities almost looked like, based on old city designs

The Golden Gate Bridge, the Times Square Tower, and the House of Parliament could have looked very different based on these unburied city plans.
Dubrovnik, Croatia, has placed a restriction on cars in the city center.

14 cities around the world that are better for pedestrians than people with cars

When traveling, it's common to find areas that have restricted cars. These destinations are leading the charge to prioritize pedestrians.
Photographer Weimin Chu's "Greenlandic Winter" earned this year's Grand Prize.

The winner of this year’s National Geographic Travel Photo Contest is a picture of a tiny village in Greenland where the building colors signify...

Photographer Weimin Chu's "Greenlandic Winter" depicts a family walking past the colorful buildings of Upernavik, Greenland.
Rising waters from Hurricane Sandy flooded the streets of New York in 2012.

Disturbing before-and-after photos show how US cities — and their famous landmarks — could be underwater in 80 years

As the planet and its oceans warm, sea-levels around the world are rising. By 2100, US cities like San Francisco and New York could be underwater.
People bike near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California.

The most environmentally friendly cities in the US

We consulted research by Siemens, WalletHub, and other sources to find the most environmentally friendly cities in America.
Rising waters from Hurricane Sandy flooded the streets of New York in 2012.

Disturbing before-and-after photos show how US cities — and their famous landmarks — could be underwater in 80 years

As the planet and its oceans warm, sea-levels around the world are rising. By 2100, US cities like San Francisco and New York could be underwater.
People are sleeping cars because they can't afford rent.

Rents in cities across the US are more expensive than ever before. Here are 5 drastic measures people are taking to avoid rising housing costs.

Housing in America's biggest cities are unaffordable for many residents — and they're living in basements, cars, and houseboats instead.

The 15 least expensive cities to live in America

According to this map, a big number of the most affordable cities in America are in the South and Midwest.

The 20 best cities for college grads looking to start their lives

These cities scored well on five indicators showing large and thriving populations of recent college grads and young adults.
Justin Bieber's music video led to the destruction of a famous canyon in Iceland.

16 places around the world that are being ruined by tourism

From damaging monuments to overcrowding neighborhoods, tourists have caused some serious harm in these popular travel destinations.