London is the capital of England and the most populous city in the United Kingdom. It was ranked by Forbes as the top most influential city in 2014. Its strengths include the arts, commerce, entertainment, fashion, finance, tourism and transport. Tourism is one of London’s prime industries making it as the world’s most-visited city. Regardless of age and interests, London has something for everyone. London, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
Hyde Park is one of the largest parks in London, and one of the Royal Parks of London, famous for its Speakers' Corner. Site of the Great Exhibition of 1851, for which the Crystal Palace was designed by Joseph Paxton. The park has become a traditional location for mass demonstrations. The Chartists, the Reform League, +the Suffragettes have all held protests in the park. The park is divided in two by the Serpentine and the Long Water.