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London is the capital of Great Britain, its political, economic and cultural centre. It's one of the largest cities in the world. Its population is more than 9 million people. London is situated on the river Thames. lefttop
It was founded more than two thousand years ago.
There are four parts in London: West End, East End, the City
The heart of London is the City, its financial and business centre. There are many offices, companies and banks in this part of the capital.
The Tower of London and St Paul's Cathedral are situated in the City.
Westminster is the historic, the governmental part of London.
The Houses of Parliament, the seat of the British Government, are there. The Houses of Parliament are often referred to as the Palace of Westminster. leftcenter
The Towers of the Houses of Parliament stand high above the city. On the highest tower there is the largest clock in the country, Big Ben. Big Ben strikes every quarter of an hour.
To the west of Westminster is West End, the richest part of London. It is full of luxury hotels, super-markets, cinemas and concert-halls. In the centre of the West End the Trafalgar Square is situated with the famous statue of Lord Nelson.
To the east of Westminster is East End, an industrial district of the capital.
The official London residence of the Queen is Buckingham Palace. The palace was built in 1703 by the Duke Buckingham.
There are many museums in London. For example, the British Museum, the Natural History Museum, the Science Museum. The British Museum is the biggest museum in London.
There are many beautiful parks in London
(St James's Park, Green Park, Hyde Park, and Kensington Gardens).