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Balloons over the City of London.
Do not be fooled by its looks that won many international architecture prizes. Although affectionately nicknamed the “Gherkin” due to its oval shape, this tower called 30 St Mary Axe is an actual skyscraper of London’s financial district. The building is currently occupied by insurance companies that want to secure a return on London’s most expensive office building, so no time to glaze out the glass windows. Thanks to our colleagues quillcards.com, find out more about where to take other great pictures in London.