Press ESC to close

7 interesting facts about Westminster Abbey

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes Westminster Abbey is a large, multi-story church and probably the most famous religious building in the country. A visit to Westminster Abbey takes you through the country’s history, with monarchs, writers, scientists, and politicians involved[…]

9 interesting facts about Trafalgar Square

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes Trafalgar Square is one of the most impressive attractions and is often considered the center of London. 1. The square is named in honor of the British victory, led by Admiral Lord Nelson, at the[…]

What is the lowest temperature ever recorded in UK?

Estimated reading time: 1 minute This century The coldest London winter so far was 2009-2010. The average temperature in the UK was 1.51°C (34.7°F) that year, compared to the average of 3.7°C (38.6°F). Severe weather warnings have been issued. The[…]

18 interesting facts about Palace of Westminster

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes Palace of Westminster, also known as the House of Parliament, is located on the north bank of the River Thames in the City of Westminster in central London. 1. Palace of Westminster was originally a[…]

13 British Christmas traditions

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes At Christmas, it is cold, wet, and foggy in the UK. But here is a list of traditions to cheer you up: 1. Letters: It is a tradition for children, regardless of nationality, to write[…]

16 interesting facts about Buckingham Palace

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes Located in the heart of Westminster City, Buckingham Palace is the official residence and administrative headquarters of the United Kingdom Monarch. The monarchy uses the palace as a place for royal hospitality and for important[…]

London nightlife: Best places to go out

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes During the day, the streets of London are full of tourists admiring the many famous buildings and shops; but during the night the streets of London come to life. Nightlife and London go hand in[…]

What is the highest temperature ever recorded in UK?

Estimated reading time: 1 minute The Met Office (UK’s National Weather Service) said a new record temperature was set for July after temperatures reached 38.7°C (101.6°F) at Cambridge Botanic Gardens on July 25, 2019, surpassing the previous record of 38.5°C[…]