Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, and Madame Tussauds, what else can be found on London wallpapers? As the capital of The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, London is famous for various things. From the queen palace to the football clubs, London provides the best experience for tourists from around the world.
London has over eight millions of people living in it. The ethnicities are British, Scottish, Welsh, Irish, and some Indian and Chinese expatriates. The language is English, with some distinctive local dialects. London uses the same currency as the UK, the only country in Europe, which chose to stick to their national currency, Pound sterling, instead of Euro.
Buckingham Palace is one of the high prestige tourist sites in London. It is the residence of the United Kingdom’s monarchy. A union flag can be seen on top of this palace. If the flag is raised fully, it means the Queen is at the palace. If the flag is raised half-mast, it means they are mourning the death of Royal Family members.
London has a lot to offer to the tourists. Hop on the London Eye and see the city from 135 meters height. Also known as, the Millennium Wheel, a giant Ferris wheel carries passengers. With London Eye, you can take a sneak peak on the Tower of London, Madame Tussauds, Royal Albert Hall, Tate Modern, The Big Ben, and many other famous attractions.
People in London are mostly tea drinker and they love to feast! There are many food festivals throughout the year. Local hotels and diners provide afternoon tea service. Order a cup of tea, and they will serve it with several snacks.
In England, especially London, football is like a religion. They worship the club’s integrity. Visit the local bar to feel the atmosphere of cheers, chants, and boos from the local football fans called the Hooligans.
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