Monday, 11 April 2011

London: Some Things To Do


London is the second most visited city in the world with an average of 14.8 Million visitors per year. It contains a population fo 26 million and has a tonne of tourist attractions, pubs, clubs and things to do.


 If you only had one day to spend in London, what would you do?

Well there are 3 main attractions which you just can't miss.
They are:

  • Westminster Abbey
  • The London Eye
  • Madame Tussauds

Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey is one of the central tourist destinations which explore the depths of English history in which London holds. One of the very few buildings which survived the bombings Westminster Abbey is home to hundreds of tombs of british royalty. The audio guided tour for a small price explains British history in a simple form for all tourists.

    London Eye

    The EDF Energy London Eye is a giant 135 metre tall Ferris wheel which is situated on the banks of the river thames in London. It is the tallest Ferris wheel in Europe and the most popular paid tourist attraction in the whole of the UK. It gives a 360º view of London and some close attractions which are visible from the eye include Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, Waterloo Station, Hungerford Bridge and Westminster Bridge. The eye can be compared to the Eiffel Tower of Paris, only better :)


    Madame Tussauds

    Probably one of the greatest attractions in London is Madame Tussauds. They make wax figures of various celebrities and other famous people. It's been situated on Marylebone Rd in central since 1884 and is right next to Baker St. Station.

    So Which one is wax?


    By Josh Cass :)

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