Henry Wismayer

  • I'm Middle Class and Even I'm Being Pushed Out of London

    I'm here with a pathetic deposit, a two-year-old child and another kid on the way. It doesn't take long to realize that South London, which I've always called home, can't be home for much longer.

  • Inside the Ridiculous Palace of a Tyrant

    It's been 25 years since Romanian president Nicolae Ceaușescu and his wife, Elena, were executed by their disgruntled citizens.

  • When Tourism Turns into Narcissism

    Like the dude on safari who doesn't lift his head from the lens, many of us have started vacation to accumulate stories, photos, and experiences rather than just letting the unfamiliar wash over us, and reveling in the surprise of unexpected things.