Why Come to London in 2015?

London is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It serves as home for many people with different purposes. People come here to study, work, explore and start a new life.

For those who love ice-skating, wizarding world tours and exhibits, these are the things to see in London:

Ice-Skating

One favourite winter pastime is ice-skating. Two of the many ice-skating rinks to visit are Somerset House and the Eyeskate. Somerset House, an 18th century courtyard with 900-metre-square rink, gives visitors a taste of traditional merrymaking. Somerset House is also hosting evenings of champagne and private dining. For anyone who wants to skate with the big Ferris wheel hovering over the rink, Eyeskate is a delight for people of all ages.

Harry Potter Tour

Every Muggle will surely love entering the wizarding world in London. To heighten this experience, Warner Bros Studio is giving a tour of the replica Great Hall bedecked for the extended Christmas season, Diagon Alley with its renowned wand and owl shops and the Burrow where Christmas dinners are magically preparing themselves.

Exhibits

For photography lovers, the mezzanine in Waterloo Station is displaying the best entries from the Landscape Photographer of the year. The annual award shows the extraordinary in the mundane scenarios that happens in the busiest stations in Britain.

Winston Churchill’s memorabilia and science collection will also be on display as Britain marks the 50th anniversary of his death. Highlights of the exhibit will include Churchill’s personal items, like the cigar he was smoking when he heard he was re-elected as Prime Minister in the 1950s. There are also post-World War II robotics and scientific inventions from Robert Watson-Watt, Elsie Widdowson and Dorothy Hodgkin.

It is not hard to fall in love with London as it always brings something new. There is always something new to taste, explore, see and do; working and studying in London will bring you close to these attractions and more.

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