London

 

A city of strong traditions, capital of the United Kingdom and Great Britain’s largest city. Located on both sides of the Thames River, 64 km from its mouth, and covering an area of over 1611 km².

London was the most influent city of the world during the 18th and 19th centuries. Today, it is a major political, financial, commercial, industrial and cultural center. Tourism is also a major industry.

See also: Information about UK and a map of UK.

 

 

Charming places

 

The National Gallery

 

Above, the center of London.

Below, the Big Ben, one of the main symbols of the city.

 

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Big Ben London

 

National Gallery

 

Westminster

 

Albert Memorial, Kensington Gardens, London.

 

Saint Paul

 

Westminster Abbey

 

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Albert Memorial

 

London Cable Car

 

Westminster Abbey.

 

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St. Paul's Cathedral.

 

Westminster from the south bank of the Thames.

 

 

 

The London's cable car, running between North Greenwich and the Royal Docks, with a journey time of less than 10 minutes, the cable car provides easy access to the North Greenwich Arena and Excel Centre. The terminals are close to the Tube, DLR, buses and river boat services.

 

London has plenty of charming pubs and places.

 

London Images

 

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Emirates Air Line