The capital of England, situated on the River Thames, London is one of the most vibrant, cosmopolitan and commercially successful cities in the world. Once the heart of the British Empire, London is THE tourist destination in Britain.
It has many world-renowned districts:
The City is the commercial and financial heart of greater London. It is the headquarters of many of the top global corporations and has many modern skyscrapers: the Shard, the Gherkin, & Canary Wharf.
Oxford St/Regent St/Knightsbridge is the shopping area with all the top stores. Hamleys, Libertys, John Lewis, Fortnum & Masons and Harvey Nichols are some of the best known.
Mayfair/Knightsbridge are crammed with some of the most expensive properties in the world, including Harrods Department store.
Soho is full of exciting nightlife, packed with bars and clubs open until the early hours.
The West End Theatre district around Shaftesbury Avenue, The Strand & The Aldwych has a host of world class theatres including The National, The London Palladium The Adelphi & The Palace.
Top tourist sites include the Houses of Parliament, The London Eye, Madam Taussauds, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, Trafalgar Square London Zoo and many more.
There are numerous museums where you can while away a rainy day: Natural History Museum, Science Museum, Imperial War Museum, The Portrait Gallery.
The historic Royal Palaces include Buckingham Palace, St James Palace, Kensington Palace, Kew Palace & Hampton Court.
London is full of wonderful green parks such as Hyde Park, St James`s Park, Richmond Park, Regents Park and the wonderful Kew Gardens.
Some of the best hotels in the world are located in central London: The Ritz, Claridges, The Dorchester & The Hilton are but a few.
Whatever your interests, there is more than enough to see & experience in London.
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