London

London viewThe city of London is the capital of England and also of the United Kingdom. It is located on the banks of the River Thames east of the island of Great Britain. Its foundation starts in AD 43 by the Roman Empire, whose original name was to Londinium. Currently has 7.5 million inhabitants, is the largest city in the European Union and representative center of cultural diversity in the world. London is in the GMT time zone, so the official time is GMT or, in the summer season are GMT +1.

In London, are spoken over 300 languages, since 50% of its population is of English origins, but belong to ethnic minorities.

Business possible to find in London, the majority are Indian immigrants, and ultimately to citizens of Bangladesh. London becomes a major city for their economic power, its contribution is 205 of GDP, growing mainly in the industrial sector and the arts sector, however the 5 neighborhoods with higher poverty rate in the country, 3 of them are in London.

 

London receives an average annual 30 million tourists from around the world, representing almost 15 billion in revenue to the country, with visitors, the Spanish are among the most frequent travelers, they will reap a French and Italian. The great tourist activity is reflected in the excellent hotels in London, famous for their great service and choice.

The City of London has more than 3250 museums and art galleries to visit, has four points recognized as a world heritage site, some 100 theaters: what makes London the entertainment industry in the country's largest British. Fashion and film are other important sectors in London.

The main feature to locate to London is the Thames River, which divides into two parts to the city, ideal for transportation is the subway because of the long distances to be traveled to find London completely and enjoy a true vacation.

The major London tourist attractions are located in North bank, and West End London's tourist attractions, there you can find the Soho, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square and Regent St., also part of the cultural possibility of East End and other areas in the north as Islington or Camden Town.

Other interesting places to visit include the city, the West End for its cinemas, bars, clubs, theaters, shops and restaurants. The city of Westminster in Westminster Abbey, the royal palace of Buckingham, Clarence Horse and bull, the District of Kensington and Chelsea with its museums (Science Museum, Natural History Museum, the Victoria and Albert Museum and Hyde Park). Other is the Cathedral of St. Paul, the National Gallery, the Bank side in Southwark with the Globe Theatre, Tate Modern and the London Bridge, Tower Bridge and the Tower of London, Tate Britain, the British Museum in Bloomsbury.

Business hours are comfortable in London, Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm serving banks, while the offices are open from 8:00 am to 10:00 p.m., there are exceptions that serve 24 hours a day. The malls and stores held from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm. The largest shopping centers and large supermarkets tend to open later.

One thing you should take into account when visiting London is its unpredictable weather, so it is always preferable to go prepared, in general the weather is quite comfortable, although in winter the cold. The best time to visit this beautiful city is from April to September and dry months of good weather and preferred to think of sightseeing.

Now there is no justification for not enjoying the beautiful city of London thanks to the large number of cheap flights to London, ideal for Spanish tourists.

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