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London is located in south-east part of England, lying astride the River Thames some 80km upstream from its tidal mouth of a large river on the North Sea. It is the economic, political and cultural capital of Britain, and it has world-class tourist attractions are renowned across the globe. The Greater London area is a rupture with attractions for visitors of all ages. With 30 historic gardens and 123 historic buildings, London also has more than 200 museums,. London has four UNESCO world heritage sites: Tower of London, MaritiGreenwich, Westminster Palace and Kew’s Royal Botanic Gardens.At its centre stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster abbey, site of British monarch coronations. Across the Thames River, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the South Bank cultural complex, and the entire city.And about one-third of London is devoted to parks and open spaces, so there are plenty of places to relax on fine days.
London is incredibly well-connected, with five international airports and the high-speed Eurostar rail link, More than 50 countries are within a three-hour flight time and 310 international destinations have direct links to London.It has Many World heritage Sites these include the Tower of London a favorite among visitors. The historic fortress dates back many centuries having witnessed a number of historical events of great importance over the years. It is a home to the famous crown jewels, a spectacular collection of valuable objects that have been worn by royalty over the centuries.Still so many things to see and do in London, getting around is very important. There are various options,a lot of London can be seen by foot so for those that like to explore there is the opportunity to see the great sights & sounds of London and keep fit! Seeing London by foot usually is combined with taking the tube (Underground), the network is extensive especially in central London and a combination of Tube and walking will mean you can just about see everything there is to see