Places to see in London
Madame Tussaud’s: Come face to face with some of the most famous people in the world. Sing alongside Michael Jackson, dance with Aishwarya Rai, write a story with Shakespeare, play soccer with David Beckham, or receive a once-in-a-lifetime audience with Her Majesty the Queen.
Big Ben: Big Ben is the clock tower at the North end of the Palace of Westminster in London. It is the largest four-faced chiming clock and the third-tallest clock tower in the world.
The London Eye: It is a giant Ferris wheel situated on the banks of the River Thames. It is a major feature of London’s skyline. With 32 capsules, each weighing 10 tonnes, and each having a capacity to hold 25 people, it is the world’s highest observation wheel. The 30 minute ride covers over 50 landmarks.
Tower of London: The 900 year old palace is one of the most famous building is in the world. It has acted as a place of execution, arsenal, jewel house and even a zoo.
British Museum: House to the world famous ‘Kohinoor’ diamond, the museum also exhibits works of man from prehistoric to modern times.
Buckingham Palace: Located in the City of Westminster, the palace is a setting for state occasions and royal hospitality. It has been a rallying point for the British people at times of national rejoicing and crisis
Vegetarian Indian Restaurants in London
Chutney and Lager
Lahore Kebab House
Universities and Institutions of repute in London:
University of London
London School of Economics and Political Science
Imperial College London
University College London
City University London
King’s College London
The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
London Business School
Transport in London
Most of the transport modes that come under the control of Transport for London (TfL) have their own charging and ticketing regimes for single fare. Buses and trams share a common fare and ticketing regime. Drinking of alcoholic beverages is banned on Tube (underground trains) and London Overground trains, buses, trams, Docklands Light Railway and all stations across London.
Climate in London
London has a temperate marine climate. Summers are pleasant with ab average high of around 20 degree C, and the winters are chilly with the day time temperature being around 4 degree Celsius. Spring has mild days and cool evenings. England, in general, being an island, experiences regular precipitation throughout the year.
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