London, England’s capital, set on the River Thames, is a 21st century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its centre stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic “Big Ben” clock tower, Westminster Abbey, site of British monarch coronations. The famous ‘mall’ leading to Buckingham Palace, home of Queen Elizabeth II, Across the Thames, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the entire city.
History and tradition greet you at every turn, it’s one of the coolest, most modern exciting cities in the world. People come to glimpse the Royals, top by the galleries and museums, take in the theatre, sample tea and scones or visit those interesting watering holes known as ‘pubs’.
It is a city with architectural icons, Tower of London, St Pauls Cathedral. The British Museum, National Gallery of Art, Tate Modern, and more. Not to be forgotten the distinctive parks and squares, green spaces large and small are civilized retreats...