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The Tower Bridge is one of the most famous landmarks of London and also one of the most famous bridges in the world. On a length of 244 metres, the famous bascule bridge spans the Thames. The bridge, which was handed over to its purpose in the year 1894, got its name ...

Big Ben & Houses of Parliament

Parliament and landmark
Despite the avant-garde, sometimes breathtaking skyscrapers all around, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament are among the most striking buildings in the skyline of the British capital. Alongside the ubiquitous red double-decker buses, the typical London taxis and, of course, the unmistakable silhouette of Tower Bridge, they are among ...

Buckingham Palast

Residence of the Queen in London
Buckingham Palace is one of the most important and famous sights in London. And not without reason. After all, the huge palace is not only the official residence of the British Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip but also one of the most famous and representative buildings in the whole ...

Tower of London

Fortress with the crown jewels
The Tower of London with its museums, guided tours and exhibitions is open to the public. It is one of London's most popular and rewarding tourist attractions, with around 2.5 million visitors each year.

St. Paul's Cathedral

The second largest dome in the world
The imposing white dome of St. Paul's Cathedral dominates the London skyline. The church became famous not least because of the fairytale wedding between Prince Charles and Lady Diana.

Westminster Abbey

Coronation and burial church of English kings and queens
Westminster Abbey in the heart of London is closely associated with the English royal family. Here, the British monarchs are crowned and buried. Other famous Britons also found their final resting place in the abbey and so visitors come across the tombs of Charles Dickens, Sir Isaac Newton or David ...

Hyde Park

One of the largest city parks in the world
Hyde Park is considered the "green lung" of London and extends to the west of the city. Old trees, an idyllic large lake and numerous sculptures and cafés hardly let you think during a walk that you are in a metropolis of millions.

London Eye

The highest Ferris wheel in Europe
If you walk through the city of London, you simply can't get past the London Eye. No wonder: after all, the Ferris wheel on the south bank of the Thames is one of the great landmarks of the English capital and also an important part of the London skyline.

Guide to London

Travel and accommodation

London is calling: Anyone who has visited London once will never be able to forget its unique atmosphere. The capital of Great Britain is rich in history, is always a bit idiosyncratic and is stress-free to travel despite the masses of people. The subway makes it possible to visit the most important landmarks of the city within a few days in mole mode. Whether Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Trafalgar Square or Tower Bridge: In central London, one famous photo motif follows the next, broken up by pubs, boutiques and restaurants.

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