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About London and Berlin

Rich history, dazzling nightlife and scenic beauty are some of the hallmarks of London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom. London, on the Thames River, is also the most populated city in England. London is a leading global city and one of the world's leading financial centers. It has the fifth or sixth largest metropolitan GDP in the world by measurement and is also considered the world capital of culture.

With a population of around 3.5 million, the German capital is the second most populated city and seventh most populated city in the European Union. It is a popular city in the world in culture, politics, media and science. The city is very popular with its unique festivals, diverse architecture, dazzling nightlife, contemporary art and high quality of life. It has also seen a cosmopolitan business scene over the last decade.

Tourist attractions

London offers so many sights and tourist opportunities that almost everyone can find something to taste. Some of the city's top attractions include the British Museum, National Gallery, V&A – Victoria & Albert Museum, London Tower, Bigben, Churchill War Rooms, Parliament Houses, James Park, Museum of Natural History, Wallace Collection, Hyde Park, Westminster Abbey, Borough Market, The London Eye, Brick Lane Music Hall, Regent Park, Camden Lock Market, Courtauld Gallery, upstairs at O2, London Royal Air Force Museum, Royal Opera House, Bombers Command Memorial, Westminster and Sky Garden.

Also in Berlin you can find several attractions that you like. With its much desired location, Reichstag Building, Brandenburger Tor, Berlin Philharmonic, Berlin Wall Memorial, Pergamon Museum, Topography of Terror, Holocaust Memorial РEuropean Jewish Memorial Memorial, Museum Island, German History Museum, Gedenkstadt Berlin, gardens, Gendarmenmarkt, Berlin Cathedral, Friedrichstadt-Palast, Göltegalerie, East Side Gallery, Neues Museum, Treptower Park, Classic Remise Berlin, Tears Palace, Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin, Gesundbrunnen Bunker and Zoologischer Garten.

Best time to visit

The best time to visit London is in the spring when the temperatures are milder and the city parks are green and blooming. The best time to visit Berlin is between May and September, when the climate is perfect.

Largest airports

Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Berlin Tegel Airport (TXL) are the main commercial airports serving London and Berlin respectively.