London is the capital and largest city of the United Kingdom. It is an incredible city which is a fabulous host to tourists. It is home to the headquarters of more than 100 of Europe's 500 largest companies and is the world's largest financial centre alongside New York. London has two main Airports, Gatwick and Heathrow where many tourists arrive. The best is to visit the street markets in Petticoat Lane, Portobello Road or in Camden where you can get cheap and interesting things as well.
Here is a list of London’s major attractions, should you wish to combine your business trip with leisure or bring your family along!
· The London Eye: St Paul's, the Palace of Westminster and Windsor Castle are the tourist attractions places where you can view up to 25 miles in all directions.
· Big Ben: It is a London's Tower Clock attached to the north-eastern end of Houses of Parliament. It has become one of the most influential symbols of London.
· King's Cross Station: It is one of London's major railway stations opened in 1852 and is in the north-eastern part of the city.
· Tower of London: It is the major attraction on the north bank of the River Thames in central London.
· Wembley Stadium: It is a football stadium located in London, England. It is opened in 2007 and is the second-largest stadium in Europe.
· The National Gallery: It is an art gallery on Trafalgar Square in London, the United Kingdom established in 1824.
The climate of London in June is tolerable. Temperatures are up to 70°F. The minimum is 56°F. Hence, the mean temperature average in June in London is 63°F. You can plan to have about 20 days with temperatures up to 65°F, or 67% of the month.
The official currency in the UK is pound sterling (£/GBP). The common denomination of pound notes is £5, £10, £20 and £50 and coins that are currently in circulation are 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2. Most major credit cards are widely accepted and contactless payments of up to £30 can be made in most shops.