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London: from Strand to Cornhill

From Strand to Cornhill in 35 minutes Fleet Street, named after the River Fleet, is a continuation of the Strand. Here are the Royal Courts of Justice, an extensive structure of the Victorian Gothic style […]

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A Short History of London

The history of London, the Great Metropolis extends over 2000 years. The capital city of the United Kingdom once called the “Modern Babylon,” is one of the most magnificent cities in the world. London’s population […]

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Greenwich Palace in London

Greenwich was the sea palace of the English monarchs. It stood upon the edge of the broad River Thames, which was salt to the taste at the time when the Tudor rulers gazed over its […]

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The Tabard Inn

The Tabard Inn, was one of the earliest public hostelries in England, and also one of the most famous because Chaucer has selected it as the starting point of his pilgrim in the Canterbury Tales. […]