LONDON, THE EMPIRE APEX
A 19th century globe-trotter
An episode from the series PUTIPHAR'S TRAVEL GUIDE
In the 19th century, London is the capital of an empire on which the sun never sets.
Under its thick fog, the giant city holds many secrets: the chic shop windows of Harrods, the speakers of Hyde Park, the breathtaking Crystal Palace and the brand new Big Ben.
At the cutting edge of modernity, the world's first metro travels to the most prestigious or darkest places.