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London Street, London, UKAbout London: London is the capital city of England and the United Kingdom. London has population of over 13 million peoples in its metropolitan area. The city is standing on the River Thames.
London is one of the world's leading financial centers and has the fifth-or sixth-largest metropolitan area GDP in the world depending on measurement. London is a world cultural capital. It is the world's most-visited city as measured by international arrivals and has the world's largest city airport system measured by passenger traffic. London is a leading global city, with strengths in the arts, commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, finance, healthcare, media, professional services, research and development, tourism and transport all contributing to its prominence. London's 43 universities form the largest concentration of higher education in Europe. In 2012, London became the first city to host the modern Summer Olympic Games three times.

Climate of London: London has a temperate oceanic climate, similar to all of southern Britain. London has reputation as being a rainy city. Summers are generally warm and sometimes hot. Snowfall does occur from time to time, and can cause travel disruption when this happens.

Natural history of the city: Natural History Society of London suggest that London is "one of the World's Greenest Cities" with more than 40% green space or open water. They indicate that 2000 species of flowering plant have been found growing there and that the tidal Thames supports 120 species of fish. They also state that over 60 species oFinancial centres, London, UKf bird nest in central London and that their members have recorded 47 species of butterfly, 1173 moths and more than 270 kinds of spider around London. London's wetland areas support nationally important populations of many water birds. London has 38 Sites of Special Scientific Interest, two National Nature Reserves and 76 Local Nature Reserves.

Economy of London: London's largest industry is finance, and its financial exports make it a large contributor to the UK's Cambridge, London, UKbalance of payments. Around 325,000 people were employed in financial services in London until mid-2007. London has over 480 overseas banks. London is a popular centre for tourism, It is one of its prime industries.

Education in London: London is a major centre of higher education teaching and research. A number of world-leading education institutions are based in London. Imperial College London, The University of Cambridge, University College London (UCL), King's College London (KCL), London School of Economics and London Business School .

London eye, London, UKAttractions in London:

London Eye:

The London Eye is a giant Ferris wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames in London. Also known as the Millennium Wheel. It is currently Europe's tallest Ferris wheel, and offered the highest public viewing point in London. It is the most popular paid tourist attraction in the United Kingdom with over 3.5 million visitors annually.

Natural History museum, London, UKNatural History Museum, London:

The Natural History Museum in London is a museum exhibiting a vast range of specimens from various segments of natural history. The museum is home to life and earth science specimens comprising some 80 million items within five main collections: botany, entomology, mineralogy, palaeontology and zoology. The museum is a world-renowned centre of research specialising in taxonomy, identification and conservation.

buckingham palace, London, UKBuckingham Palace: Buckingham Palace Originally known as Buckingham House  is the London residence and principal workplace of the monarchy of the United Kingdom. Located in the City of Westminster. Today's palace was a large townhouse built for the Duke of Buckingham in 1703 on a site which had been in private ownership for at least 150 years. It was subsequently acquired by King George III in 1761 as a private residence for Queen Charlotte and was known as "The Queen's House".

Tower of london, London, UKTower of London:

Tower of London, is a historic castle located on the north bank of the River Thames in central London. The White Tower, which gives the entire castle its name, was built by William the Conqueror in 1078.

Palace of Westminster:Westminster palace, London, Uk

The Palace of Westminster is the meeting place of the House of Commons and the House of Lords, the two houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. Commonly known as the Houses of Parliament after its tenants, the Palace lies on the Middlesex baUnderground, London, UKnk of the River Thames in the City of Westminster, in central London.

London Underground:

The London Underground also known as the Tube or simply the Underground is a public rapid transit system serving a large part of Greater London and parts of the home counties of Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Essex. The system serves 270 stations and has 402 kilometers (250 miles) of track, 52% of which is above ground.

 

 

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