Who has not dreamed of setting foot in London, the capital of England, once in his life, even if it is only to have a closer look at the Big Ben? Greater London covers an area of approximately 1584 km2, where 7.2 million people live and enjoy the many activities offered. London is the largest metropolis in Europe, the first global financial center, and the site of many cultural experiments. In addition, it will host the next Summer Olympics in 2012!
English is a must wherever you go, but you must know that nearly 300 languages are spoken in London, including Hindu, Chinese and Hebrew. Indeed, the city hosts since 1940 are immigrants from former colonies of the British Empire like the West Indies, India and Pakistan.
Despite the fact that the UK is part of the European Union, they decided to keep the pound sterling as currency and not to adopt the Euro.
Follow our guide to find some ideas where to go out and how to better organize your trip. And of course, do not forget to look for the best accommodation for your stay with our reservation system! We offer the best hosting plans, youth hostels, small hotels of charm in all areas of London.
Official London residence of the British monarchy, Buckingham Palace has 19 formal rooms, 52 master bedrooms, 188 staff bedrooms, 92 offices and 78 bathrooms! Obviously, it is impossible to see everything! Although the palace is housing one of the largestRead more