HMS Belfast – A London Naval Museum

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HMS Belfast – A Naval Museum Managed By The Imperial War Museum: Moored on the River Thames in London is the HMS Belfast, a Royal Navy cruiser which is now a naval museum and part of the property of the Imperial War Museum. Built in Belfast and launched on St. Patrick’s Day in 1938, HMS […]

Horse Guards Parade – A Venue for Royal Ceremonies

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Horse Guards Parade is the Parade Ground for Many London Royal Ceremonies: Located at the heart of Whitehall, the political centre of  Britain, Horse Guards Parade is where some of the best of British royal parades and ceremonies take place in London. The Changing the Guard Ceremony (horse guards) and Dismounting Ceremony take place here […]

London Attractions – Things To Do in London

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London Attractions: London Has a Perfect Blend of Things to Do to Suit All Tastes: No matter what your tastes – whether modern or classical art, monuments and museums, zoos and gardens, shopping, nightclubs, theatre, music, and on and on – there’s an abundance of things to do in London.  And if you have five […]

Tower of London – Once a Place to be Feared

Tower of London

The Tower of London is Now Home to The Crown Jewels: Few prisons can claim to be as popular an attraction as the Tower of London – unpleasant for some for over 900 years. Its twenty towersare filled with an ancient tradition of royal blood, armour and jewels and the history to match. The central […]

CultureLine Connects the Hidden Treasures of London

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CultureLine – A Rail Link that Creates New Cultural Connections: London may have more museums and galleries than anywhere else in the world, but this has not stopped the City of London from exposing more of its hidden treasures to culture lovers. A new rail line linking the city’s north and south via the East […]

London Attractions and London Sightseeing

Original London Sightseeing Tour

The Essential Introduction to London: If you’re new to London or haven’t visited for a while, don’t waste your precious holiday time trying to find out where places are. The best and quickest way to get an orientation of where all your London sightseeing attractions are is to join a hop-on-hop-off tour. The Original London […]

London Museums – Some Interesting Small Museums

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London’s interesting small museums: London is full of interesting museums and galleries that cover almost every conceivable subject matter.   The British Museum alone is said to hold 1.5 million objects in its collection and it would take a lifetime to see them all. But London also has a range of small museums that rarely […]

Interesting Facts about London

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Ten Interesting Facts to Check in London: Most people know that the Queen lives at Buckingham Palace, Liverpool was home to the Beatles and the River Thames is the longest river in England. But here is a selection of interesting facts that you may not know about London and which you can check out on […]