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London can be divided into two parts - Inner London (Solid Black) and Outer London (Patterned) as shown on the map and both areas together are known as the County of Greater London. Inner London (solid black) can be further sub-divided into the following areas:

* City of London (Part of Inner London)
     Some places of interest around the City of London are:
     Tower of London
     Tower Bridge
     St. Paul's Cathedral

* City of Westminster (Part of Inner London)
     This includes well known landmarks such as:
     The Houses of Parliament
     Westminster Abbey
     Trafalgar Square
     The Royal Parks

* The rest of Inner London includes:
     Camden, Greenwich, Hackney, Hammersmith and Fulham,
     Islington, Kensington and Chelsea, Lambeth, Lewisham,
     Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Wandsworth

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Further information & pictures:

Greenwhich -- Includes: Old Royal Observatory, Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich Foot Tunnel

Docklands -- Includes: Canary Wharf, Millenium Dome (O2), DLR
Tower Hill -- Includes: Tower of London, Tower Bridge, St. Catherine's Dock, Wapping, Shad Thames, All Hallows by the Tower, Thames Path

Spitalfields -- Includes: Spitalfields Market, Bishops Square, St. Helen's Church, Artillery Passage
Street Art

Barbican -- Includes: Museum of London, Barbican Conservatory, Smithfield Market, The Roman Wall, Postmans Park, Church of St. Bartholomew the Great, St. Johns Gate

Southwark -- Includes: Hay's Galleria, Southwark Cathedral, Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, Tate Modern, Millenium Bridge, Borough Market, Old Operating Theatre

St. Paul's -- Includes: St. Paul's Cathedral, Guildhall, Monument, The London Stone, The Golden Boy, Temple of Mithras, Fleet Street, Temple, Leadenhall Market, The Gherkin, One New Change

Strand -- Includes: Strand, Trafalgar Square, Royal Courts of Justice

Holborn -- Includes: Staple Inn, Lincoln's Inn, British Museum

Covent Garden -- Includes: Seven Dials, Neal's Yard, Goodwin's Court, Cecil Court, Covent Garden Market, London Transport Museum

Marylebone -- Includes: St. Christopher's Place

Mayfair -- Includes: Piccadilly Circus, Piccadilly, St. James's Palace, Pickering Place, Burlington Arcade, Faraday Museum, Shepherd Market, The Wellington Arch

Westminster -- Includes: Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, St. Margaret's Church, London Eye, Victoria Embankment, Cleopatra's Needle, Buckingham Palace, St. James's Park

Regents Park -- Includes: Paddington Basin, Little Venice, Regents park, Wallace Collection, Camden Lock, British Library, Grant Museum, Petrie Museum

Kensington -- Includes: Holland Park, Roof Gardens, Victoria & Albert Museum, Natural History Museum, Science Museum

Hampstead -- Includes: Hampstead Heath, Hill Garden, Parliament Hill, Hampstead Village, Fenton House, Kenwood House

Kew Gardens -- Includes: The Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew.
Trip reports -- Includes: All our London trip reports on the Blog
Daytrips from London -- Includes: Places outside London which you can visit, as a day trip, using public transport.

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