London Vacation Information:
London the capital of England is the largest and most populated city of the country and the European Union.
London is the leading global city and one of the largest financial centres in the world. London is also a major touristic destination for local and foreign visitors. The city is also multicultural center with more than 300 languages being spoken within its boundaries and home to more than 7.5 million people.
The London Heathrow is the world's busiest airport; most visitors to England will land in this airport. London is full of historic buildings, and attractions. Famous landmarks like Big Ben, Tower Bridge and the Houses of Parliament are among the most visited in London. St Paul's Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, the London Eye, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus and Convent Garden are also must see places.
Culture seekers must not miss visiting the British Museum with more than seven million objects it would take you months to see all of it, the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square, the Science Museum, and the National Portrait Gallery also popular is the London sightseeing tour with open top buses and the London Zoo to enjoy with the family.
Soccer fanatics can catch a Premier League game during the weekend, one of the hottest tickets in town.
- Population: 51.09 million
- Capital: London
- Area: 130,395 sq km
- Language: English
- Government type: Constitutional Monarchy
- Major religion: Christian (71%)
- Monetary unit: Euro
- Internet domain: .uk
- International dialling code: +44
- Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada: Travel Report of England
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