Archive for October 10th, 2007

The Gherkin of London

When you find yourself somewhere in the vicinity of London’s financial district, you may notice an odd-looking building that towers above the maze of other buildings in the area. Its unique oblong shape has made it quite a noticeable landmark in the city. It is a building known as 30 St. Mary Axe, more popularly known as “The Gherkin”. The Gherkin is a 180-meter tall building located in London’s busy financial district, also considered as the city’s second tallest building after Tower 42. Its pr…