London is always nice to visit any time of the year. But if you want to truly have a very memorable time during your London holidays, you should look forward for 2012. The year 2012 will be a great year for London for they will host the biggest sporting event in the world, the Olympic Games.
The Capital City of London will host the Olympic Games starting from July 27 until August 17, 2012. This will be the third time London will play host to this grand event since it’s revival in the 19th century.
Most sporting events for the 2012 Olympics will be held in London’s east district called Stratford. This is the area where the London Olympic Park is being constructed. Some of the stadium and athletic centers in the Olympic park are already finished and is open for viewing.
Aside from the London Olympic Park, some of the events will be played in London’s other popular parks and stadiums. The world famous Wimbledon Park will be the site for most of the tennis games while the Lord’s Cricket grounds will be utilized for the Archery competitions. Another world famous stadium on the other hand, the Wembley Stadium will be used for football matches. The volleyball matches will be held in the Horse Ground Parade facilities.
While in London, you can also go and visit some of its popular tourist spots such as:
The London Eye- one of the world’s tallest Ferris Wheels and the modern symbol of the city.
Buckingham Palace- the official residence of the Royal Family and one of the most visited tourist attraction in London.
Westminster Abbey- London’s most famous and most historical church. This is the place where the British Kings and Queens are crowned. It also holds the remains of some of the Royal Family and other prominent London residents.
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