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London is one of the most visited cities in the world, with a population of over 8.9 million people. It is the capital of England and one of the most vibrant and diverse cities on Earth. London has a rich history that dates back more than 2,000 years, when it was founded by the Romans under the name Londinium. Since then, London has grown to become an important center for trade and culture, as well as a major financial hub.

London is famous for its iconic landmarks such as the Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, the London Eye, and Trafalgar Square. It is also home to some of the world’s best museums and galleries, including the British Museum, National Gallery, and Tate Modern. Additionally, London boasts a wealth of green space and beautiful parks, from the royal Hyde Park to Hampstead Heath.

When it comes to things to do in London, the possibilities are endless. From art galleries and historical sites to theatre performances and nightlife, there’s something for everyone. There are also plenty of shopping opportunities, from high-end luxury stores to quirky independent boutiques.

The best time to visit London is during the spring and summer months (April to September), when the weather is mild and the days are long. The average temperature during these months ranges between 10-20 degrees Celsius.

London is known for its incredible cuisine, ranging from traditional English dishes to international fare. Whether you’re looking for a traditional pub meal or to sample the city’s vast array of ethnic cuisines, you’ll find something to suit your palate.

Getting around London is relatively easy, thanks to its extensive public transportation system. London has six main airports (Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton, City, and Southend) as well as several railway stations (including King’s Cross, Charing Cross, Euston, and Paddington).

London can be quite expensive compared to other cities, so it’s important to plan your budget carefully. However, there are plenty of free attractions, such as parks and museums, as well as plenty of discounts for students and seniors.

London tourist attractions and interesting places

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Tower of London

Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress, more commonly known as the

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Big Ben

Big Ben is the nickname for the great bell of the clock at the

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Sadler's Wells Theatre

Sadler's Wells Theatre is a performing arts venue located in Rosebery

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Garden at Buckingham Palace

The Garden at Buckingham Palace is situated at the rear (west) of

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St Dunstan-in-the-East

St Dunstan-in-the-East was a Church of England parish church on St

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Eltham Palace

Eltham Palace is a large house at Eltham () in southeast London,

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Old Royal Naval College

The Old Royal Naval College is the architectural centrepiece of

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Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in London,

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Prime meridian (Greenwich)

The prime meridian is a geographical reference line that passes

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Royal Festival Hall

The Royal Festival Hall is a 2,900-seat concert, dance and talks venue

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Apollo Victoria Theatre

The Apollo Victoria Theatre is a West End theatre on Wilton Road in

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Her Majesty's Theatre

Her Majesty's Theatre is a West End theatre situated on Haymarket in

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Lambeth Bridge

Lambeth Bridge is a road traffic and footbridge crossing the River

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Leighton House Museum

The Leighton House Museum is an art museum in the Holland Park area of

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LSE Northumberland House

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