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Exploring the most picturesque & historic places to visit in Greater London, England.

About the county of Greater London

A county in England

Greater London is not only a County full of interesting towns and villages, it is also home to England's capital city, 'London'. Covering such a vast area and encompassing what used to be Middlesex and even parts of Surrey, Greater London has countless places of interest and 'must see' attractions to visit. Starting with The Queen of England's official London residence 'Buckingham Palace', parts of which are open to visitors. 'Kew Gardens' is a popular tourist attraction, a place of such natural beauty covering three hundred acres. The clock tower 'Big Ben' a famous London landmark which stands an amazing 316ft. high. Other fascinating places of interest include: 'Downing Street', home of the British Prime Minister. 'Marble Arch', built in 1828. The Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, St. Paul's Catherdral and one of Londons most recent tourist attractions is the 'London Eye', the world's highest observation wheel.

Or see below for all the magical places Greater London has to offer, including the best accommodation for those wishing to stay in an historic property or picturesque setting..

Recommended Towns & Villages to visit in Greater London

Fulham Broadway

Fulham (53 Pictures)

in the county of Greater London

It is the home to both Fulham Football Club and Chelsea, both play at Premiership level, thus some of the football's most talented and highly paid stars can often be spotted strolling along Fulham's streets...

St Paul's Cathedral

London (3239 Pictures)

a Historic City in the county of Greater London

London is one of the World's most exciting, cultural destinations where visitors can walk with history whilst enjoying all that is best of modern day facilities, shops, theatres.....

One of the many Coach & Horses in London.  This one is Mayfair, off New Bond St.

Mayfair (33 Pictures)

in the county of Greater London

Mayfair has it all, it is the haunt of the rich and famous, with elegant houses and apartment buildings that are the sole province of the wealthy...

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Recommended Attractions to visit in Greater London

London - Chiswick House, Sept 2002

Chiswick House (10 Pictures)

Few can resist this fine classical building which was the creation of Lord Burlington, patron of the arts in the early part of.....

Earl's Court in London

Earl's Court Exhibition Centre (3 Pictures)

Earls Court Exhibition Centre in London..

Terminal 2 - The middle point

Heathrow Airport (26 Pictures)

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Looks a bit limp

Kew Palace (13 Pictures)

See also Kew Royal Botanical Gardens..

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