esieged by continuing delays, this hotel in one of London's tallest buildings has finally opened.
Problems with the hotel's builders caused the initial delay. It was supposed to be open for the Olympic Games in 2012, but that deadline was missed by nearly two years.
The Renzo Piano-designed Shard, located in London's Southwick borough just south of the Thames River, is the tallest in Western Europe. The 202-room hotel occupies the 34th-52nd floors of the Shard, whose 72nd-floor observation...