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LONDON.Marc i Jordi H

  1. 1. LONDON
  2. 2. Where is? <ul><li>London is the capital city of Englan and the United Kingdom , the largest Metrolopitan area in the United Kingdom, and the largest urban zone in the Europrea Union by most measures. </li></ul>
  3. 3. What colour is the flag of London? <ul><li>The flag of London is blue and a white red cros. </li></ul>
  4. 4. WHAT POPULATION THERE ARE IN LONDON? <ul><li>London's population was 7,172,000 on the latest Census Day of April 2001. This is 14.6 percent of the total population of Britain. The population in 2005 was thought to have been about 7,518,000. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Places to visit <ul><li>In london there are these places to visit: </li></ul><ul><li>Big ben, Wembley Stadium, Trafalgar Square, Leicester Square, the Telecom Tower, National Galery, Saint Martin’s Buckingham Palace, etc. </li></ul>
  6. 6. BIG BEN <ul><li>Big Ben is the nickname for the great bell of the clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London, and is generally extended to refer to the clock or the clock tower as well. </li></ul><ul><li>The clock tower has become one of the most prominent symbols of both London and England, often in the establishing shot of films set in the city. </li></ul>
  7. 7. WEMBLEY STADIUM <ul><li>Wembley Stadium is located in Wembley park, in the Borough of Brent, London, England. It opened in 2007 and was built on the site of the previous 1923 Wembley Stadium. </li></ul>
  8. 8. TRAFALGAR SQUARE <ul><li>Trafalgar Square is a public space and tourist attraction in central London, England, United Kingdom. At its centre is Nelson's Column, which is guarded by four lion statues at its base. </li></ul>
  9. 9. LEICESTER SQUARE <ul><li>Leicester Square is a pedestrianised square in the West End of London, England. The Square lies within an area bound by Lisle Street, to the north; Charing Cross Road, to the east; Orange Street, to the south; and Whitcomb Street, to the west. The park at the centre of the Square is bound by Cranbourn Street, to the north; Leicester Street, to the east; Irving Street, to the south; and a section of road designated simply as Leicester Square, to the west. It is within the City of Westminster, and about equal distances (about 400 yards / 370 metres) north of Trafalgar Square, east of Piccadilly Circus, west of Covent Garden, and south of Cambridge Circus. </li></ul>
  10. 10. TELECOM TOWER <ul><li>The BT Tower is a tall cylindrical building in London, United Kingdom, located at 60 Clevelaner Street, Fitzrovia W1T 4JZ, London Borougn of Camden. It has been previously known as the Post Office Tower , the London Telecom Tower and the British Telecom Tower . The main structure is 177 metres (581 ft) tall, with a further section of aerial rigging bringing the total height to 189 metres (620 ft). It should not be confused with the BT Centre (the global headquarters of BT), or the British Telecom Tower (Birmingham). Its Post Office code was YTOW. </li></ul>
  11. 11. NATIONAL GALERY <ul><li>The National Gallery is an art museum on Trafalgar Square, London, United Kingdom. Founded in 1824, it houses a collection of over 2,300 paintings dating from the mid-13th century to 1900. The gallery is an exempt charity, and a non-departmental public body of the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. Its collection belongs to the public of the United Kingdom and entry to the main collection (though not some special exhibitions) is free of charge. </li></ul>
  12. 12. SAINT MARTIN’S <ul><li>Saint Martin (French: Saint-Martin ; Dutch: Sint Maarten ) is an island in the northeast Caribbean, approximately 300 km (190 mi) east of Puerto Rico. The 87 km2 island is divided roughly 60/40 between France (53 km2) and the Kingdom of the Netherlands (34 km2); however, the Dutch side has the larger population. It is one of the smallest sea islands divided between two nations, a division dating to 1648. The southern Dutch part comprises Sint Maarten and is one of four constituent countries that form the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The northern French part comprises the Collectivité de Saint-Martin (Collectivity of St. Martin) and is an overseas collectivity of France. </li></ul>
  13. 13. BUCKINGHAM PALACE <ul><li>Buckingham Palace , in London, is the principal residence and office of the British monarch. Located in the City of Westminster, the palace is a setting for state occasions and royal hospitality. It has been a focus for the British people at times of national rejoicing and crisis </li></ul>
  14. 14. MONEY OF LONDON <ul><li>In London the money is paunds and pens. </li></ul>
  15. 15. TRANSPORTS OF LONDON <ul><li>There are diferent transports of London: </li></ul><ul><li>Tube. </li></ul><ul><li>Double decker bus, etc. </li></ul>
  16. 16. TUBE <ul><li>The London Underground (also known as The Tube or The Underground ) is a rapid transit system serving a large part of Greater London and some parts of Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Essex in England. It is the oldest underground railway in the world. </li></ul>
  17. 17. DUBLE DECKER BUS <ul><li>London Buses is the subsidiary of Transport for London (TfL) that manages bus services within Greater London, UK. Buses are required to carry similar red colour schemes and conform to the same fare scheme. All services are provided by private sector operators. </li></ul>
  18. 18. TYPICAL FOOD <ul><li>Fish and Chips is a popular lunch on the go. We did try in a couple of places and it was fried fish and French fries and it was OK. One time the fries were fat and juicy, really good but too much for us. Fried tomato was usual included in the breakfast, and if we went with the deluxe there would also be beans. Bake potato with stuffing another favorite of the English cuisine and the ones we tried were pretty good. Last but not least were fried trout with chips and sausages with beans, both excellent. </li></ul>
  19. 19. CULTURE OF LONDON <ul><li>The  Culture of London  concerns the arts, music, museums, festivals and other entertainment in London, the capital city of the United Kingdom. The city is particularly renowned for its theatre quarter, and its West End theatre district has given the name to &quot;West End theatre“. </li></ul>
  20. 20. LANGUAGE OF LONDON <ul><li>The language in London is English. </li></ul>