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London Destination Guide

Touring London in United Kingdom! London in the region of England with it's 7,556,900 residents is located in United Kingdom and is the capital of this country.

Considering your travel resources, these more prominent places could be interesting to check as well: City of Westminster, London Borough of Wandsworth, London Borough of Sutton, Southampton, Reading or Victoria. While being in this area, make sure to check out Covent Garden, Charing Cross, Bloomsbury, Fitzrovia, Soho and Waterloo as well. Map of the area of London in United Kingdom

Local Time

Current time in London is now 05:53 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / London" with an UTC offset of 1 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 14°C / 56 °F
Evening 12°C / 54 °F
Night 10°C / 51 °F
Rain 2 l/sq m
Air Humidity 83%
Air Pressure 1004.3 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 18 km/h (11 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Light rain
14°C / 56 °F Light rain

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 12°C (53 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 12°C (54 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Light rain, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 11°C (53 °F)

Video Collection

London mit dem Doppeldeckerbus durch die...

Das Video ist an einem Samstag ganz oben vom Doppeldeckerbus gemacht worden. Die London City war randvoll. alle im Kaufrausch

37:29 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: March 31, 2014 by richymuc43

London England: Swanky Shopping and Soh...

London teems with lively shopping districts. Near Piccadilly, stroll Jermyn Street's quintessentially English shops for an elegant experience. Nearby the trendy Soho district beckons with its

55:41 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: February 13, 2014 by Rick Steves Europe


City of London

Recorded October 31 & November 2, 2012 Complete video of my entire stay in London England includes... 00:10 Buckingham Palace 02:42 The Mall 03:04 St. James Park 03:33 Admiralty Arch

15:34 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: November 22, 2012 by Hoosier Tim's Travel Videos

London Video Tour: Kensington & Chelsea

In this video tour, David Hill of New York Habitat (http://www.nyhabitat.com) explores the thriving districts Kensington & Chelsea in London! The Royal borough of Kensington & Chelsea is the

41:03 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: December 26, 2012 by New York Habitat


London England: The National Gallery

London's greatest collection of European paintings is in the National Gallery. From medieval to Renaissance to Impressionist, you can tour the sweeping story of European art without ever crossing

54:41 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: June 01, 2011 by Rick Steves Europe

ITourLondon com : Virtual Tours - Sights...

ITourLondon.com - Everything you need to know about London. More than a complete guide. Virtual Tours - Sights in London, Atractions in London, Leisure in London, Relax in London, Events and

55:25 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: November 03, 2012 by iTourLondon


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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in London during the next days, weeks and months.

21
Oct
2017

BUSINESS AND INVESTOR SUMMIT 2017

Starts: 10:00 am (10:00)
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BUSINESS AND INVESTOR SUMMIT 2017

Starts: 10:00 am (10:00)
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CPC Safety In The Transport Environment & Work Related Road Risk (WRRR) - Wimbledon

Starts: 10:00 am (10:00)
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BJCA HeadStart In Cardiology 2017

Starts: 10:30 am (10:30)
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Sales Confidence Workshop

Starts: 10:30 am (10:30)
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Safeguarding, Duty Of Care, Child Protection - For Childminders (October 17)

Starts: 10:45 am (10:45)
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Event Of Champions®UK

Starts: 11:00 am (11:00)
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AGYKONTROLL Tanfolyam Magyarul - LONDON [CID:290] 2017 Okt 21-22, Nov 4-5

Starts: 11:00 am (11:00)
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London Property Investment Exhibition

Starts: 11:00 am (11:00)
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SPN Physics Day At Dulwich College

Starts: 11:15 am (11:15)
More at eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

British Optical Association

The British Optical Association (BOA) was founded in 1895 as the first professional body for ophthalmic opticians in the world. It ran the first professional examinations in optics in 1896 and provided the Secretariat for a number of other optical bodies including what would eventually become the Association of Optometrists and the World Council of Optometry.

Tags: Organizations established in 1895, Optometry, Museums in Westminster, Medical museums in the United Kingdom, Medical associations based in the United Kingdom, 1895 establishments in the United Kingdom
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Coordinates: 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Eurovision Song Contest 1960

The Eurovision Song Contest 1960 was the fifth in the series, and was held on 29 March 1960 in London. France's win this year was their second in the contest. The contest was won by France with the song "Tom Pillibi", performed by Jacqueline Boyer.

Tags: Eurovision Song Contest by year, Countries in the Eurovision Song Contest 1960, 1960 in the United Kingdom, 1960 in music, 1960 in London
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Coordinates: 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

High Commission of South Africa, London

The High Commission of South Africa in London is the diplomatic mission from South Africa to the United Kingdom. It is located at South Africa House, a building on Trafalgar Square, London. As well as containing the offices of the High Commissioner, the building also hosts the South African consulate.

Tags: Trafalgar Square, South Africa–United Kingdom relations, Herbert Baker buildings, Diplomatic missions of South Africa, Diplomatic missions in London, Buildings and structures in Westminster
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Coordinates: 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Inner London

Inner London is the name for the group of London boroughs which form the interior part of Greater London and are surrounded by Outer London. The area was first officially defined in 1965 and for purposes such as statistics, the definition has changed over time. The terms Inner London and Central London cannot be used interchangeably to mean the same area.

Tags: NUTS 2 statistical regions of the United Kingdom, London sub regions, Geography of the City of London
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Coordinates: 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

London

London Listen/ˈlʌndən/ is the capital of England and the United Kingdom, and the largest municipality, urban zone and metropolitan area in the United Kingdom, and the European Union by most measures. Located on the River Thames, London has been a major settlement for two millennia, its history going back to its founding by the Romans, who named it Londinium. London's ancient core, the City of London, largely retains its square-mile mediaeval boundaries.

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Coordinates: 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Montagu House, Whitehall

Montagu House was the name of two mansions in Whitehall in Westminster, Central London, England. In 1731, John Montagu, 2nd Duke of Montagu, abandoned the existing grand Montagu House in the socially declining district of Bloomsbury, which was later to become the premises of the British Museum, and purchased a site that had once been occupied by the Archbishops of York's London residence and had later been part of the site of Whitehall Palace.

Tags: Former houses of Westminster
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Coordinates: 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Nelson's Column

Nelson's Column is a monument in Trafalgar Square in central London built to commemorate Admiral Horatio Nelson, who died at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805. The monument was constructed between 1840 and 1843 to a design by William Railton at a cost of £47,000. It is a column of the Corinthian order built from Dartmoor granite. The Craigleith sandstone statue of Nelson is by E. H. Baily and the four bronze lions on the base, added in 1867, were designed by Sir Edwin Landseer.

Tags: Visitor attractions in Westminster, Trafalgar Square, Statues in the United Kingdom, Monuments and memorials to Horatio Nelson, Monuments and memorials in London, Monumental columns in the United Kingdom, Lions in art, Grade I listed monuments and memorials, Grade I listed buildings in London, Buildings and structures in Westminster, Buildings and structures completed in 1843
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Coordinates: 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

PricewaterhouseCoopers

PricewaterhouseCoopers is a multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is the world's largest professional services firm and the largest of the "Big Four" accountancy firms measured by 2012 revenues. PwC has offices in 776 cities across 159 countries and employs over 180,000 people.

Tags: Privately held companies based in New York, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Management consulting firms of the United States, Management consulting firms of the United Kingdom, International management consulting firms, Companies established in 1849, Companies based in London, Accountancy firms of the United States, Accountancy firms of the United Kingdom, Accountancy firms
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Coordinates: 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

St Martin-in-the-Fields

St Martin-in-the-Fields is an Anglican church at the north-east corner of Trafalgar Square in the City of Westminster, London. Its patron is Saint Martin of Tours.

Tags: Trafalgar Square, Religious buildings completed in 1726, James Gibbs buildings, Greek Revival architecture in the United Kingdom, Grade I listed churches in London, Georgian architecture in London, Churches in Westminster, Church of England churches in London
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Coordinates: 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square is a public space and tourist attraction in central London, United Kingdom, built around the area formerly known as Charing Cross. It is in the borough of the City of Westminster. At its centre is Nelson's Column, which is guarded by four lion statues at its base. There are a number of statues and sculptures in the square, with one plinth displaying changing pieces of contemporary art.

Tags: Works of Edwin Lutyens, Visitor attractions in Westminster, Visitor attractions in London, Trafalgar Square, Squares in Westminster, Regency London, National squares, Monuments and memorials in London, Horatio Nelson, Fountains in the United Kingdom, Cultural infrastructure completed in 1845, Art gallery districts
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Coordinates: 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.