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Delve into 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.

Map of the area of London in United Kingdom

Current time in London is now 09:46 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / London" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: City of Westminster, London Borough of Wandsworth, London Borough of Sutton, Southampton, Reading or Victoria. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

13°C / 55 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1038.8 hPa
Wind Speed with 9 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Sunday, 26th of March 2017
Clear sky, gentle breeze.
Clear sky Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)
Monday, 27th of March 2017
Clear sky, moderate breeze.
Clear sky Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 6°C (42 °F)
Tuesday, 28th of March 2017
Light rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 14°C (56 °F)

Videos

Video Blog: Travel Journal Update #3 - L...

02:24 min ( August 07, 2012 by HCCMIS)
Views: 5,741 - Rating: 5/5

De-Neita Peoples is studying abroad in London while obtaining her degree in Law. In this video she talks about her last day in London and touring the Olympic park. Video journal brought to you by HCC ...

Tiny London - United Kingdom

04:07 min ( November 16, 2012 by TheWorldsCities)
Views: 45,976 - Rating: 4.66942/5

Tiny London by : Mario Muth London is the largest urban zone in the European Union by most measures. A leading global city with a diverse range of peoples, cultures and religions. More than 300 langua...


Exploring East London - Lonely Planet tr...

04:37 min ( July 05, 2012 by LonelyPlanet)
Views: 47,172 - Rating: 4.66667/5

Visit www.lonelyplanet.com for more information about London. Lonely Planet author Sally Schafer visits some of the fascinating people and places that make East London such a vibrant and ever-changing...

London Underground - journey in an empty...

08:23 min ( July 01, 2012 by Klingl3r)
Views: 2,017 - Rating: 0/5

I had the luck to have the carriage for me from Paddington to Oxford Circus on the Bakerloo line, so a ride on it with enjoying the sound without any nuisances through passengers ;-)


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in London during the next days.

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THE GREAT ESTATES – High Life & Low Life Through Marylebone & Mayfair (250317)

Beginning: 10:30 am (10:30).
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London (Mayfair) Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'World Of Wine'

Beginning: 10:30 am (10:30).
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The Ultimate Beginners Sewing Day Package

Beginning: 10:30 am (10:30).
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Beginners Sewing Class- Make A Cushion Cover

Beginning: 10:30 am (10:30).
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#upfront Confidence Workshop

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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In A Bloomsbury Square: The Sussex Modernists In London

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Cream Tea At The RCN For Mother's Day

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Creating A Flow Of Abundance

Beginning: 11:30 am (11:30).
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Thames Kayaking-from Greenwich To Tower And Back

Beginning: 11:45 am (11:45).
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Nina Kraviz Presents GALAXIID

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1843, Buildings and structures in Westminster, Grade I listed buildings in London, Grade I listed monuments and memorials, Lions in art, Monumental columns in the United Kingdom, Monuments and memorials in London, Monuments and memorials to Horatio Nelson, Statues in the United Kingdom, Trafalgar Square, Visitor attractions in Westminster

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.

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Located at 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1960 in London, 1960 in music, 1960 in the United Kingdom, Countries in the Eurovision Song Contest 1960, Eurovision Song Contest by year

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.

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Located at 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Accountancy firms, Accountancy firms of the United Kingdom, Accountancy firms of the United States, Companies based in London, Companies established in 1849, International management consulting firms, Management consulting firms of the United Kingdom, Management consulting firms of the United States, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Privately held companies based in New York

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.

More reading: Trafalgar Square homepage
Located at 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Art gallery districts, Cultural infrastructure completed in 1845, Fountains in the United Kingdom, Horatio Nelson, Monuments and memorials in London, National squares, Regency London, Squares in Westminster, Trafalgar Square, Visitor attractions in London, Visitor attractions in Westminster, Works of Edwin Lutyens

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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Located at 51.51, -0.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Arthurian locations, Articles including recorded pronunciations (UK English), British capitals, Capitals in Europe, Host cities of the Commonwealth Games, Host cities of the Summer Olympic Games, London, Populated places established in the 1st century, Port cities and towns in the United Kingdom, Post towns in postcode areas covering London, Robin Hood locations, Staple ports

Quote of the moment

Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.

Paul Theroux