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When does the Tower Bridge rise in London?

Tower Bridge Tower Bridge in London When you travel to London, you will surely see the Tower Bridge, one of the great icons of the British capital. This popular drawbridge over the River Thames, which was built at the end of the 19th century, stands out for its two large towers with neo-Gothic architecture linked by a walkway.
When does the Tower Bridge rise in London?
When does the Tower Bridge rise in London?
Tower Bridge Tower Bridge in London When you travel to London, you will surely see the Tower Bridge, one of the great icons of the British capital. This popular drawbridge over the River Thames, which was built at the end of the 19th century, stands out for its two large towers with neo-Gothic architecture linked by a walkway.
4 places to see on your visit from Canterbury to South London
4 places to see on your visit from Canterbury to South London
Half-timbered houses in Canterbury in the south of England Near London you have the possibility to make several very interesting excursions. One of the most attractive, without a doubt, is to go to Canterbury, a very beautiful medieval town that is only 90 kilometers south of the British capital. The origin of Canterbury dates back to Roman times, and on your visit, in addition to enjoying the beauty of its medieval houses and corners, you can see the imposing Gothic cathedral.
Do you know that in London you can visit two cathedrals of Westmister?
Do you know that in London you can visit two cathedrals of Westmister?
Westmister Abbey in London Do you know that in London you can visit two Westmister cathedrals? Indeed, in one of the most central neighborhoods of London, that of Westmister, you have two great temples that are known as Westmister cathedrals. Or to be more precise, on the one hand, in front of the Parliament building, you have the most important temple in London, Westmister Abbey, which is the great cathedral of England's Protestant church in the capital.
Stourhead Gardens inspired Turner's watercolor landscapes
Stourhead Gardens inspired Turner's watercolor landscapes
Poster in memory of the landscapes painted by Turner inspired by the Stourhead Gardens Assessment: *** Very Recommended During the past spring and summer at the Prado Museum in Madrid, an important exhibition of Turner, the prestigious early English landscape architect, was held 19th century
Mummies and art from the ancient world at the British Museum in London
Mummies and art from the ancient world at the British Museum in London
Sculptures of the Parthenon in Athens at the British Museum in London Have you not yet had the opportunity to travel to London? Or if you've done it, haven't you visited the British Museum yet? In both circumstances, on your next trip to London, in England, the British Museum must be a must see.
Photo Galleries of the Tower Bridge in London and panoramic views from the bridge
Photo Galleries of the Tower Bridge in London and panoramic views from the bridge
Tower Bridge over the River Thames in London Rating: *** Very Recommended Without a doubt, one of London's great icons in England is the Tower Bridge, the most spectacular bridge across the River Thames, with its two great towers of gothic architectural style and the drawbridge that unites them.
You know what… ? The best preserved medieval street in Europe is in York
You know what… ? The best preserved medieval street in Europe is in York
Sloping facades in the houses of the medieval street The Shambles of York in England Do you know that The Shambles street in York, in the north of England, is the best preserved medieval street in Europe? This famous street is the best example of the medieval atmosphere that still retains the small city of York, in the north of England, which makes it one of the most attractive places to visit on a trip through Britain.
You know what… ? Chapel in Durham Cathedral inspired by the Mosque of Cordoba
You know what… ? Chapel in Durham Cathedral inspired by the Mosque of Cordoba
Galilee Chapel in the Cathedral of the medieval city of Durham - England Do you know that the Norman cathedral of the medieval city of Durham, in the north of England, is a chapel whose decoration is inspired by the interior arches of the Mosque of Cordoba ? This is the Galilee Chapel, which we find right at the entrance door to Durham Cathedral, on the south side of the building.