London, capital of the United Kingdom (England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland), has a recorded history dates back over 2,000 years. Meanwhile, it has grown to become one of the capitals most significant economic and cultural world. he city has been Western Europe's largest city for centuries: as early as in 1700 more than 575,000 people lived in London.

Today London is not only the largest city but also one of the most visited thanks to its numerous famous attractions such as the Tower Bridge and the Big Ben.


Country : United Kingdom
Currency : Pound sterling (GBP)
Language : English
City: 7 668 300 (2008)
Metro: 12 317 800 (2008)
Zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
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