London is the capital of England and the United Kingdom. It is the UK's largest and most popular metropolitan area and the largest urban zone in the European Union by most measures.
London has a temperate marine climate, like much of the British Isles, so the city rarely sees extremely high or low temperatures. Winters in London are chilly, but rarely below freezing with daytime.
London's buildings are too diverse to be characterised by any particular architectural style, having been built over a long period of time.…