When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life, for there is in London all that life can afford.
– Samuel Johnson.
Although there are many quotes that aim at capturing the essence of London, this particular one is especially relevant. After all, this city is a world by itself.
Acknowledged as one of the most visited and popular cities in the world, London has something to offer to anyone. Whether we’re talking about history or culture, good times or fun times. The city boasts a range of unique landmarks that are basically synonymous with the UK and English culture. You’re very likely familiar with the Tower of London, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, and many others. The city also encompasses a unique mixture of new and old, as elements interweave in a cohesive, balanced way.
After reading this book, it will be easier for you to understand the reason why London is a multicultural hub. A city that has always attracted people from all corners of the world. The potential of the city was first discovered by the Romans. And to be honest, the fact that it beautifully blends such unique and opposing characteristics is what makes it a cosmopolitan place that will take your breath away.
Having all this in mind, if you are ready to find out more about the capital of England, we invite you to start reading this book right away. It will take you through the main steps London had to go through in order to become the metropolis it is in this current day and age. So without further ado, let’s get started. Shall we!?