As shown in the given London location map that London is located on Thames River in the south-east region of England, United Kingdom. London is the capital city of country England as well as United Kingdom.
Location Map of London, UK
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Where is London Located?
London is the capital and largest city of England and the United Kingdom. It is the largest metropolitan area of United Kingdom and also largest urban region in the entire European Union. Furthermore, London is a global city that leads in terms including finance, arts, commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, healthcare, media, professional services, research and development, tourism.
As per the report, London is the city that receives the most international visitors of any city in the world. Heathrow Airport situated in London is the world's busiest airport in terms of number of international passengers. Besides, London with 43 universities considered as the largest concentration of higher education institutions in Europe.
Surprisingly, London has a wide range of people, religions, and cultures. More than 300 languages are spoken in London. Moreover, the most popular tourist's destination in London are the Tower of London; Kew Gardens; the site comprising the Palace of Westminster, Westminster Abbey and St. Margaret's Church (these four are enlisted as World Heritage Sites in London). Besides, other places of interests are the historic settlement of Greenwich (in which the Royal Observatory marks the Greenwich Meridian, Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, 30 St Mary Axe ("The Gherkin"), St Paul's Cathedral, Piccadilly Circus, Tower Bridge and Trafalgar Square. Apart from this, London is home to numerous museums, libraries, galleries, sporting events.
Facts About London:
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Counties||Greater London, City of London|
|Location||south-east of England|
|Area||607 sq mi (1,572 km2)|
|Population (2019)||9304016 (2020)|
|Currency||Pound Sterling (GBP)|
|Postcode areas:||E, EC, N, NW, SE, SW, W, WC, BR, CR, DA, EN, HA, IG, KT, RM, SM, TN, TW, UB|
|Area code:||020, 01322, 01689, 01708, 01737, 01895, 01923, 01959, 01992|
|Time zone||GMT (UTC±0)|
|Major Airport||Heathrow (LHR), City (LCY), Gatwick (LGW), Stansted (STN), Luton (LTN), Southend (SEN)|
Places to Visit in London City
|London Eye||Palace of Westminster||Kensington Palace||Science Museum||The Sherlock Holmes Museum|
|Buckingham Palace||The National Gallery||Borough Market||Dungeon London||Hampstead Heath|
|Tower Bridge||Trafalgar Square||Kensington Gardens||Madame Tussauds London||Monument to the Great Fire of London|
|Big Ben||Natural History Museum||Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew||Wembley Stadium||Churchill War Rooms|
|Tower of London||The Shard||Tate Modern||Tate Britain||Green Park|
|London Bridge||Oxford Street||St James's Park||SEA LIFE Centre London Aquarium||Barbican Centre|
|The British Museum||Victoria and Albert Museum||Millennium Bridge||Greenwich Park||Westminster Bridge|
|Westminster Abbey||The Regent's Park||Shakespeare's Globe||Royal Albert Hall||Holland Park|
|Hyde Park||Piccadilly Circus||Museum of London||Richmond Park||Chessington World of Adventures|
|St. Paul's Cathedral||ZSL London Zoo||Royal Observatory Greenwich||The O2||National Portrait Gallery|