Celebrity Travel Files: The Olympic edition


London is on the home-stretch of very successfully hosting the 2012 Olympic games, so it is no wonder that it currently is the heartbeat of the world. Much to our delight – some more than others – the Olympians and other celebrities are making the most out their time in this city.

World-class and world-record holders Kenyan David Rudisha and Ethiopian Haile Gebrselassie at Westfield London. Photo courtesy of @rudishadavid.

Olympic gold medalist and swimmer Ryan Lochte looking a bit worse for wear after taking his Olympic gold celebrations to the next level.

First Lady Michelle Obama is picked up by U.S. Olympic wrestler Elena Pirozhkova during a greet with Team USA Olympic athletes competing in the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, at the U.S. Olympic Training Facility at the University of East London in London, England, July 27, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Sonya N. Hebert)

Usain Bolt posing with three members of the Swedish Handball team on the night he successfully defended his Olympic gold title in the 100m. Photo courtesy of the athlete’s Twitter account.

While David Beckham and his sons have been taking in several Olympic events (and squeezing in some picture-taking) in the city…

…his wife Victoria Beckham and the rest of The Spice Girls have been hard at work practicing for their performance at tonight’s Olympic closing ceremony.

Double-Olympic medalists Gabby Douglas and Aly Raisman of the American gymnastics squad at an underground station in London. Photo courtesy of @alyraisman’s Instagram account.

Norwegian track and field sprint athlete at the New Bond Street branch of Louis Vuitton. Photo courtesy of the athlete’s Facebook page.

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