London is the capital city of England and the United Kingdom. It is the largest city in the United Kingdom and in Europe.

Tower Bridge is the most recognizable bridge on the River Thames and is often mistakenly referred to as “London Bridge”. This picture above is that of London bridge and the one below is that of Tower bridge

London Bridge does not have towers. Tower Bridge does! (Tower Bridge is the famous one in all the photos.)

Big Ben is arguably London’s most famous landmark. Surprisingly, it is actually meant to go by the name ‘The Clock Tower’, while ‘Big Ben’ is the name of the bell inside the tower.

The London Underground is the world’ oldest underground railway network. It is known as ‘the Tube’.

Fun Facts

👉 Over 300 languages are spoken in London, including Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi, Cantonese, Mandarin, Hokkien and of course English.

👉 “Londonium”, “Ludenwic” and “Ludenburg” are all former names of London.

👉 Traffic speed in central London is the same as the speed of horse-drawn carriages a century ago.

👉 If you come across a fox in London, don’t worry. It’s just one of 10,000 foxes that live there.

👉 Because of large number of trees, according to a UN definition, London can be classified as a forest.

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