London is the capital city of England and the U.K. About 7 million people live in London. It is in the south-east of England on the River Thames.

Buckingham Palace is the Queen’s official royal residence in London.

Big Ben is the clock tower of the Houses of Parliament, a very famous landmark.


Cardiff is a busy university city. It is the capital city of Wales.

The castle is a major tourist attraction in the city and is situated in the heart of the city centre.


Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland and it is famous for its old castle and for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

About two million people visited Edinburgh last year.


Belfast is the capital of Northern Ireland. It’s famous for the City Hall and for its wall paintings.

In Belfast you can drink good tea and you can taste the best Guinness beer.