Why UK Rappers Keep Mentioning Harrods
The 171-year-old luxury department store is all over British rap music. This is how we ended up here.
I Tested the Harrods Dress Code By Dressing Like a Complete Idiot
I wanted to see which subcultures Harrods would discriminate against: Mods? Beach bums? Cyber punks?
People Are Protesting Harrods for Keeping Its Waitstaff's Tips
The London department store has been accused of pocketing 75 percent of the tips earned by staff in its cafes and restaurants.
Gulls' Egg Harvesters Are Masters of Infiltration
The ultimate luxury, gulls' eggs are available for three or four weeks a year, and only 25 people, or “pickers,” are licensed to harvest them.
Here's the World’s Brightest Fabergé Egg
The giant 3D egg is so bright that it's visible even in daylight.
I Spent a Night Pretending to Be a Tourist in London
I spent a night seeing what London nightlife looks like for tourists. As it turns out, it's full of tacky pubs and overpriced transportation.
How to Eat for Free in London’s Fanciest Department Stores
Everyone loves a free meal. And despite its artifice of glitz and sophistication, you can show up to Harrods unshaven and in a sweaty T-shirt with no intentions of spending money, and still holler at some duck rillettes.
Marc Rich & Me
My name is Mark and I want to be Rich. His name was easy to remember.
An American’s First Visit to Harrods
When the only department store you’ve been to is Walmart on your weekly soda ‘n’ guns run, Harrods comes as a bit of a shock.