Skip Nav
Soothe Your Work-Addled Brain With This Website of Sounds
6 Reasons a Cruise Ship Is the Best Retirement Option
Budget Tips
12 Personal Finance Moves You Should Make by Age 30

How Much Did It Cost London to Host Olympics?

How Much Is It Costing London to Host the Olympics?

Every four years, the host country of the Olympics pulls out all the stops for one of the most celebrated sporting events. The country foots the bill for extravagant displays and performances during the opening ceremony and the construction of new infrastructure to accommodate the influx of people.

Although each country does a great job of organizing this prestigious event, the price they pay will take your breath away. Take a stab at how much the UK is spending to host the Olympics this year.

Image Source: Getty
1 of 1

How much is it costing London to host the Olympics?

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Oscar Pistorius Accused of Murdering Girlfriend
2012 Olympics Coverage
Biggest 2012 Olympic Moments
Sexy Olympic Athletes of 2012
Queen Elizabeth's Corgi Monty Dies
Jay-Z at Paralympics Closing Ceremony
How to Dress Like Kate Middleton, Kate Moss, and Alexa Chung

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Career
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds