London dating vacation
The re-presentation of the Crown Jewels has given the Crown Jewels a home fit for the 21st century, with new displays showing the jewels like never before.The new display explores the importance of the Crown Jewels to the British Monarchy, the role of the Tower in protecting these treasures and the long and fascinating tradition of coronations in England.The Sovereign's Sceptre with Cross The enormous 530.2 carat Cullinan I diamond, or Great Star of Africa, was added to the top of the Sovereign’s Sceptre with Cross (1661) in 1910.It remains the largest colourless cut diamond in the world.The Crown Jewels, part of the Royal Collection, are the most powerful symbols of the British Monarchy and hold deep religious and cultural significance in our nation’s history.The mystique and beauty of the diamonds and precious jewels in the royal regalia have always held an unparalleled allure to visitors from across the globe.
London is one of the world's great cities, vibrant London manages to shine in the greyest weather and its diversity defies a simple definition.
Then walk to a local restaurant for an optional dinner.
(Arrive early in the day and enjoy a ride on the Thames river with Afternoon Tea.)It wouldn't be a vacation in London without seeing the Changing of the Guard ceremony (weather permitting).
The cobbled streets are made for wandering, or cycling, and enjoying the typical Dutch landscapes of boat-lined canals and architectural landmarks such as the Oude Kerk and Beurs van Berlage.
Of course the best way to see the city is from a boat and over three million people enjoyed a canal cruise in Amsterdam last year.