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London is the capital city of the United Kingdom and of England. London is one of the world's major businesses, political and cultural centers. Well known as well as the former capital of the British Empire, London is a leader in international finance, politics, communications, entertainment, fashion and the arts and has considerable influence worldwide. London is one of the world's major global cities (along with New York City, Tokyo and Paris).

In the crowed

This beautiful city is the most populous city of the European Union with an estimated population on 1 January 2005 of 7.5 million and a metropolitan area population of between 12 and 14 million. London's population includes an extremely diverse range of peoples, cultures, and religions, making it one of the most cosmopolitan, vibrant and energetic cities on earth. London’s inhabitants are referred to as a Londoner. Initially it was a Roman city known as Londinium. Over 300 languages are spoken in London, making it the most linguistically diverse city in the world. London is known by these names in other languages. London is the home of many global organizations, institutions and companies, and as such retains its leading role in world affairs. This British city is a major tourist destination and an international transportation hub. It has many important buildings and iconic landmarks, including world-famous museums, theatres, concert halls, galleries, airports, sports stadiums and palaces.

Famous sight seeing

Long parades of great historical epochs, from Roman to Medieval to Victorian, have imprinted themselves upon this grand, meandering city. Some favorite landmarks include the great National Gallery just off legendary Trafalgar Square, the stately Regency mansions, the warmth and culture of Covent Garden and the amazing Piccadilly Circus and the Cockney East End. London's status as the Capital has never been granted or confirmed officially - by statute or in written form. However, this city is the symbol of the British Crown and British customs recognized all around the world.


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