Interesting Facts about London

  • The City of London is the historical core of the English capital
  • London Heathrow Airport is the world's busiest airports by international passenger traffic, and the third for total traffic.
  • Cars are required by law to travel on the right-hand side of the road
  • London was the first city to reach a population of more than one million, in 1811.
  • The tallest building in London is the Canary Wharf Tower.
  • London was the first city in the world to have an underground railway, known as the 'Tube'.
  • Some of the most important people from countries all over the world visit the Queen at Buckingham Palace
  • There are over 100 theatres in London, including 50 in the West End.
  • One of the most famous soccer team in London is arsenal better known as the gunners
  • London is one of Europe's largest cities
  • Many of the world's most instantly recognisable landmarks are here Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, Trafalgar Square, Buckinham Palace, Tower Bridge and more landmarks can be found in London.
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