Big Ben is the name was given to the Great Bell. The tower housing Big Ben and the four clock dials is called Elizabeth Tower.
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Whilst Big Ben is currently under construction, it's a must seen when you're in London.
With walking distance from the flat, you can not miss to visit Westminster and its famous clock, The Big Ben.
St Albans is c. 20 mins train journey into London, great for visiting London sites, museums,art galleries, trips on the Thames River and shopping
Visit one of London's most famous and historical sites including Big Ben, Westminster Bridge, House of Parliament & London Eye.
“The official home of British royalty since 1837, Buckingham Palace is the epicenter of Britain’s constitutional monarchy. It’s walls have witnessed innumerable state decrees, lavish banquets and foreign dignitary receptions. First erected as Buckingham House for the Duke of Buckingham in 1705, the palace has expanded through the centuries. Today, it’s one of the most visited sites in the world.”
“Westminster Abbey, formally titled the Collegiate Church of Saint Peter at Westminster, is a large, mainly Gothic abbey church in the City of Westminster, London, England, just to the west of the Palace of Westminster.”
Point of Interest
“ This captivating trip is suitable for both children and adults. It is one of the tallest observation wheels in the world and can, therefore, give you the most amazing 40 minutes of your life. Get into your high-tech capsule and enjoy the thrill as you feel yourself rise to enjoy amazing views including Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, and Houses of Parliament.”
“Hyde Park is a major park in Central London. It is the largest of four Royal Parks that form a chain from the entrance of Kensington Palace through Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park, via Hyde Park Corner and Green Park past the main entrance to Buckingham Palace. (Wikipedia)”
“Trafalgar Square is a public square in the City of Westminster, Central London, established in the early 19th century around the area formerly known as Charing Cross. (Wikipedia)”