Tower of london on the Thames river in London, England | See why London is a Marvelous Tourist Destination

See why London is a Marvelous Tourist Destination

Tower of london on the Thames river in London, England. With Phaedra Patrick in The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper. (See why London is a Marvelous Tourist Destination)

Tower of london, jewel house entrance. The scaffold where Anne Boleyn was executed stood to the left.

tower of london, jewel house entrance. We were able to file past the crown jewels but had to keep moving & no pictures allowed for safety reasons. Neat that we were allowed to see the jewels. Makes me wonder what the crowns will be like in Heaven.

Red ceramic poppies fill the moat of the Tower of London to commemorate every British or Commonwealth soldier killed during the war. www.ecclestonsquarehotel.com

Spectrum : Red ceramic poppies fill the moat of the Tower of London to commemorate every British or Commonwealth soldier killed during the war

Tower of London - Traitor's Gate where all prisoners of importance entered the Tower.

Tower of London - Traitor's Gate where all prisoners of importance entered the Tower, including Queen Anne Boleyn.

Top Things to do in the Tower of London - The World Is A Book

The most famous and fascinating figures in medieval history lived.and died here. Top Things to do in the Tower of London - The World Is A Book

Traitors Gate, Tower of London Traitors GateThe infamous entrance to the Tower of London, Traitors Gate, is the water-gate entrance to the Tower of London complex and forms part of St. Thomas' Tower, which was built to provide additional royal accommodation. The gate was designed by the Medieval architect Master James of St George on the orders of King Edward I between 1275 and 1279 to provide a new water-gate by which King Edward could arrive at the Tower by river. In the proceeding…

Traitors Gate, Tower of London. Traditionally thought of the entrance by which the Princess Elizabeth entered the tower; historian David Starkey disagrees with this theory.

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Tower Of London. John Comyn III (Mike's GG) was imprisoned here in May - Sept Alexander Comyn (Mike's GG) was imprisoned here from 27 Apr 1296 - Jun John de Strathbogie (Mike's GG) was imprisoned here from May 1296 - May

L-R Chelsea Pensioner, Yeoman of the Guard and Grenadier Guard amongst the poppy installation at the Tower of London commemorating the fallen of WWI

In pictures: The poppies at the Tower of London

WWI Remembrance at the Tower of London. Three generations on the military, Chelsea Pensioner Albert Willis, Yeoman Warder Paul Cunilffe and Captain of the Grenadier Guard Joe Robinson plant poppies.

This summer, the Tower Of London will be surrounded by a sea of crimson. This installation, conceived by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper, will commemorate each and every British or Colonial fatality from World War 1 by planting 888, 246 red ceramic poppies in a flowing sea around the tower. My mum purchased a poppy for a relative lost in this battle. Absolutely beautiful.

This installation, conceived by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper, will commemorate each and every British or Colonial fatality from World War 1 by planting 246 red ceramic poppies in a flowing sea around the tower.

A Guide To British Royal Residences

A Guide To British Royal Residences [Infographic]

A Guide to British Royal Residences - London Pass. ** The London Pass is great.

The White Tower is the oldest structure within the Tower of London.  White Tower, which gives the entire castle its name, was built by William the Conqueror in 1078, and was a resented symbol of oppression, inflicted upon London by the new ruling elite.

The White Tower is the oldest structure within the Tower of London. The White Tower, which gives the entire castle its name, was built by William the Conqueror in and was a resented symbol of oppression, inflicted upon London by the new ruling elite.

Cheif Yeoman Warder and Yeoman Jailer outside the White Tower at the Tower of London

Cheif Yeoman Warder and Yeoman Jailer in front of the White Tower at the Tower of London Tour Site

Tower Bridge in London - Άποψη του Λονδίνου.

One of the most famous landmarks in London is the Tower Bridge. Tower Bridge is a combined bascule and suspension bridge which crosses the River Thames. It is close to the Tower of London, from which it takes its name.

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