Majestic. Beautiful. Wonderful. Every time when in London I always wander around Ben. I can't imagine London without this significant tower.
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always gives you the time of day 24 hours a day 4 clocks on one building it is the largest clock tower in England
The clock tower is beautiful. You can actually see it from pretty much everywhere in central London (from Trafalgar Square, from Buckingham Palace, etc.). The clock itself is so huge that you can check what time it is even from a great distance such as...More
Well, what to say about Big Ben. It was hidden by scaffolding the last time I saw it, but still, it is THE landmark of London. I still remember the expression on the face of my 9 year old nephew when we exited Westminster tube...More
One of those iconic places that is fixed in you mind when you think of London. Though it has been silenced for the next 4 years just before we arrived, it is still amazing to view from the Westminster Bridge. Although there are many different...More
A nod to the past, and a bow from the present. Iconic piece of London skyline and a memory of days gone past. Lovely bit of heritage.
This is one of london's most popular attractions. We were in London a few days before the big ben maintenance work started during which the bell will be silenced for 4 years.
The bell is silent, the tower is covered in scaffolding, but still worth a visit, as always. If you angle your photos correctly, you can keep the scaffolding out of shot.