London is the capital of England and Great Britain. It is a 21st-century city with a history that dates back to Roman times. In the center are the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic clock tower ‘Big Ben’ and Westminster Abbey, where the British monarchs were crowned. Across the River Thames, the London Eye Ferris Wheel offers panoramic views of the South Bank Cultural Complex and the entire city.
London has some of the best museums and galleries in the world, many of which are free, as well as many other free attractions. Spend the afternoon at the British Museum, the Tate Modern, the Natural History Museum and the Science Museum, and browse the permanent exhibitions for free.
The Piccadilly square is now one of the city’s landmarks, famous for its neon signs, various displays, and Eros Fountain in the middle of this intersection.
Trafalgar Square is a public square in the city of Westminster in central London, around the area formerly known as Charing Cross he created in the early 19th century.