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London bus tour

  1. 1. Presentation Title
  2. 2. Big Bus Tour - London 2
  3. 3. Madame Tussaud’s St. Paul’s Catherdral Tower of London Tower Bridge London Eye Trafalgar Square Picadilly Circus Big Ben Buckingham Palace Houses of Parliament Westminster Abbey 3
  4. 4. Big Ben and the Houses of ParliamentThe Houses of Parliament has been the home ofthe English political system since the 16th century,and the seat of British government for over 200 years. 4
  5. 5. St Pauls CathedralThe beautiful cathedral was designedby London’s most renowned architect,Sir Christopher Wren, following thedestruction of the previous building duringthe Great Fire of London in 1666. 5
  6. 6. The Tower of LondonToday the Tower is a popular tourist attraction, with visitors keento understand more of its unique history. The Tower is also home tothe Crown Jewels. 6
  7. 7. Tower BridgeTower Bridge opened in 1894 and is now oneof the most instantly recognised landmarksin London. 7
  8. 8. Westminster AbbeyWestminster Abbey, is London’s oldest religious building.Its origins go back over 1,000 years to 970AD. A stone monastery was built on the site in 1050 by Edwardthe Confessor. The Abbey has been the traditional placefor the coronation and burial of British monarchs. 8
  9. 9. Buckingham PalaceBuckingham Palace is the official London residenceof Her Majesty, the Queen. 9
  10. 10. Madame TussaudsThe museum is famous forrecreating famous people, orcelebrities, in wax.. 10
  11. 11. Piccadilly CircusPiccadilly Circus connects Regents Street, Piccadilly, Shaftesbury Avenueand the Haymarket. It is in the heart of theatre land and famous for the largeelectronic advertising signs. 11
  12. 12. Trafalgar SquareTrafalgar Square is the most famous public space in London.It is used for political gatherings and is a centre for nationalcelebration. 12
  13. 13. The London EyeThe Merlin Entertainments London Eyeis the largest observation wheel in the world.It stands at 135 metres tall and has 32 pods representing the 32 London boroughs.The wheel was built in 1999 as part ofLondon’s millenium celebrations. 13
  14. 14. Match the photos and the sights1 1.The Tower of London1 2. The London Eye 31 3. St.Paul’s Cathedral 4. The Tower Bridge 5.The Houses of Parliament 6. Buckingham Palace 7. Trafalgar Square7 8. Westminster Abbey 26 8 5 4 14
  15. 15. Welcome to London Bus Tour! 15
  16. 16. Match the photos and the sights 1.The Tower of London1 2. The London Eye 3. St.Paul’s Cathedral 4. The Tower Bridge 5.The Houses of Parliament 6. Buckingham Palace 7. Trafalgar Square 8. Westminster Abbey 16