London (/ ˈ l ʌ n d ə n / listen) is the capital and largest city of England and the United Kingdom, with a population of just under 9 million. It stands on the River Thames in south-east England at the head of a 50-mile (80 km) estuary down to the North Sea, and has been a major settlement for two millennia.
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Londres (en inglés: London, pronunciado /ˈlʌndən/ ) es la capital y mayor ciudad de Inglaterra y del Reino Unido.   Situada a orillas del río Támesis, Londres es un importante asentamiento humano desde que fue fundada por los romanos con el nombre de Londinium hace casi dos milenios. 
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The Romans built the city of Londinium along the River Thames in AD 43. The name Londinium (and later 'London') came from the Celtic language of the Ancient Britons. In AD 61, the city was attacked and destroyed. Then the Romans rebuilt the city, and London became an important trading hub.
Another famous old part of Greater London is Westminster, which was a different city from the City of London. In Westminster is Westminster Abbey (a cathedral), the Palace of Westminster (the Houses of Parliament, and 10 Downing Street (where the Prime Ministerlives). After the railways were built, London grew much larger. Greater London has 33 bor...AD 43 – Londinium is founded by the Romans61 – Londinium is sacked by Queen Boudica and the Iceni100 – Londinium becomes the capital of Roman Britain200 – The population is about 6,000
London has five major business districts: the City, Westminster, Canary Wharf, Camden & Islington and Lambeth & Southwark. The London Stock Exchange is the most international stock exchange and the largest in Europe.
The city has a huge network of transport systems including trains, underground (metro) and five main airports. The Victorians built many train systems in the mid-19th century (1850s). Their main stations are in London, and the lines go to every part of Great Britain. There were originally five major companies but the five companies became a nationa...
London's biggest tunnel has just been completed to take sewage from the capital to the East where it will be processed.
London has a temperate oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification: Cfb). It is not usually very hot or cold. It is often cloudy. Summers are generally warm, sometimes hot. Winters are generally cool. Spring and autumnare mild. London has regular, light rain throughout the year. July is the warmest month, with an average temperature at Greenwich...
London has twin and sister city agreements with these cities: 1. Sister cities: 1.1. Berlin, Germany(since 2000) 1.2. New York City, USA(since 2001) 1.3. Moscow, Russia 1.4. Beijing, China(since 2006) 2. Partner cities: 2.1. Paris, France(since 2001) 2.2. Rome, Italy London also has a "partnership" agreement with Tokyo, Japan.WorldFlicks in London: Photos and interesting places on Google Maps Archived 2008-02-13 at the Wayback MachineEvents
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La City de Londres (en inglés, City of London y, más informalmente, the City o Square Mile debido a que su superficie es de alrededor de 1 milla cuadrada o 2,6 kilómetros cuadrados) es una pequeña área en el Gran Londres ( Inglaterra ). La conurbación moderna de Londres se desarrolló alrededor de la City y la cercana ciudad de ...
The history of London, the capital city of England and the United Kingdom, extends over 2000 years. In that time, it has become one of the world's most significant financial and cultural capital cities. It has withstood plague, devastating fire, civil war, aerial bombardment, terrorist attacks, and riots .