London is the capital of England and based in the South East of the Country.
London has four defined seasons which transform the city by season. Summers are long days and can be very hot perfect for relaxing in the amazing parks. Winter can be wet but doesn’t get to cold like other European cities, it is unusual to see temperatures below zero in the city.
London is home to over 8, 000,000 inhabitants and is one of the most multicultural cities in the world.
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London is without doubt one of the most important global cities (alongside New York, Tokyo and Paris) and is one of the largest, most important and influential financial centers in the world. Central London is home to more than half of the top 100 companies in the UK (the FTSE 100 index) and more than 100 of the top 500 in Europe. London has strong influence in politics, finance, education, entertainment, media, fashion, arts and culture in general, which contributes to its global position.
London attracts millions of visitors every year who come to soak up the culture, visit the amazing free museums, chill in the famous parks, enjoy the iconic buildings and architecture the list goes on. London has a constant buzz and there is always something to do here with incredible live music, great food and nightlife, famous theatre productions not to mention the Londoners fascination with sport. There is over 10 professional football teams in London alone so a great opportunity to watch some amazing live football which is such a huge part of English culture.
London has a diverse range of people, cultures and religions and more than 300 languages are spoken in the city which all help to create a setting of multiculturism that is perfect for International Students.
London has a famous and incredibly reliable underground system that make travelling around this city very easy and cost efective and with multiple International Airports London is regarded as the gateway to the world. Heathrow is the busiest Airport in the world.
London can be an expensive city however there is also lots to do here for free and you can spend days in the world famous museuems soaking up the culture. Even just walking around this ancient city is breathtaking.
Other famous landmarks include Buckingham Palace, London Eye, Piccadilly Circus, St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower Bridge, Trafalgar Square and The Shard. London is home to numerous museums, galleries, libraries and other cultural institutions such as the British Museum, the National Gallery, Tate Modern and the British Library. The London Underground is the oldest underground railway network in the world ..
London is a safe and supportive city for International students and if you ever feel homesick you will more then likely be able to share your experiences with friends in the city from your home country. London boosts world leading education centres as well so you are guarenteed to receive a first class study abroad programme if you choose London as your destination.
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