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Милена Сергеевна Савёлова Учитель английского языка Гимназия 470 Калининского р-на
Welcome To London Hello, ladies and gentlemen. We welcome you to London. Londons most famous sights are Tower Bridge, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, Trafalgar Square and St. Pauls Cathedral. Youll see these places and much more of London from our red double-decker.
Trafalgar Square We start from Trafalgar Square. On the column in the center there is a statue of Admiral Nelson who defeated the French at the battle of Trafalgar in Trafalgar Square is the place where mass meetings and demonstrations for peace and for working people's rights take place.
National Gallery. The whole of the north side of Trafalgar Square is dominated by the National Gallery. It houses one of the finest art collections in the world. It includes painting from British, Italian, Spanish, French, Dutch, Flemish and other famous schools. It has a priceless collection of paintings by the famous artists Van Gogh, Reubens, Constable and any other painter you wish to name.
Piccadilly Circus London's best-known theatres and cinemas and most famous restaurants are on Piccadilly Circus. In the square you can see people of many nationalities and hear a lot of different languages. Now we are coming to Piccadilly Circus. It is the meeting point of six streets. Piccadilly Circus is a square in the central part of London.
Buckingham Palace Now we are at Buckingham Palace. BUCKINGHAM PALACE is the official residents of Her Majesty the Queen and her family. It is the London home of the Queen. It isnt open to the public. It has six hundred rooms, a swimming pool, a cinema, a ballroom, a nuclear cellar and a garden, which is like a private park. In summer the Queen gives three garden parties for about 9000 guests. When the flag is flying on the top she is at home.
Changing of the Guard Palace ceremony of the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace is a great tourists attraction. Look, they are changing the Guard. It happens every day at a.m.
Houses of Parliament You can see the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben. The Houses of Parliament is the seat of the British government. Big Ben is one of the most famous clocks in the world.
BIG BEN BIG BEN. Tourists in London always want to visit Westminster and see Big Ben. They want to see the clock in it its tower and to hear the bells. Big Ben is really a bell. You hear it every hour. It is a big bell. It weighs kilograms. It has a deep tone and you can hear it on the radio: This is the BBC. The time is six oclock. And then you hear the deep boom of Big Ben of six times.
Westminster Abbey In a moment you will see Westminster Abbey. It is a royal church. Here you can see the tombs of many British kings and queens and other famous people and the beautiful Henry VII Chapel. The Westminster Palace and Westminster Abbey are a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The London Eye, also called Millennium Wheel is a 135m (443 feet) observation wheel, the tallest in the world.. The best time to ride (or "fly", as they say) is at sunset, where the views over the illuminated Westminster Palace and Thames River are spectacular.Westminster PalaceThames River London Eye
Tower of London From here you can see the Tower of London. It was a fortress, a royal palace and later a prison. It is a museum now. There are a lot of interesting collections in the Tower of London. Now we are crossing Tower Bridge over the river Thames. The ravens are another famous sight. The legend says that without them the Tower will fall. The Raven Master is the person who gives them food..
St. Paul's Cathedral Earlier in our tour we saw a famous royal church, Westminster Abbey. We are now making our way to the second famous church, St. Pauls Cathedral. It is greatest work of the architect Sir Christopher Wren.
Covent Garden We are now going along Fleet Street to the Strand. On the right youll see Covent Garden. It was a big fruit and vegetables market. It is now a tourist shopping center with cafes and restaurants. Well stop here so that you can go shopping.
Our tour has finished. I hope very much that you have enjoyed this tour of London. Thank you and goodbye.