Chemical Sciences 2018 Meeting & Hospitality
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom Standing on the River Thames in the south east of the island of Great Britain, London has been a major settlement for two millennia. It was founded by the Romans, who named it Conidium. London’s ancient core, the City of London, largely retains its 1.12-square-mile (2.9 km2) medieval boundaries. Since at least the 19th century, “London” has also referred to the metropolis around this core, historically split between Middlesex, Essex, Surrey, Kent, and Hertfordshire, today largely makes up Greater London, governed by the Mayor of London and the London Assembly. London is a leading global city in the arts, commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, finance, healthcare, media, professional services, research and development, tourism, and transportation It is crowned as the world’s largest financial center and has the fifth- or sixth-largest metropolitan area GDP in the world. London has a diverse range of people and cultures, and more than 300 languages are spoken in the region.
Buckingham Palace and the Changing of the Guard
The British Museum
The Tower of London and Tower Bridge
Big Ben and Parliament
Hyde Park etc.