Westminster Bridge

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Westminster /ˈwɛsᵗmɪnstə/ is an area of central London, within the City of Westminster, England. It lies on the north bank of the River Thames, southwest of the City of London and 0.5 miles (0.8 km) southwest of Charing Cross. It has a large concentration of London's historic and prestigious landmarks and visitor attractions, including the Palace of Westminster, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, and Westminster Cathedral. Historically part of the parish of St Margaret in the City and Liberty of Westminster and the county of Middlesex, the name Westminster was the ancient description for the area around Westminster Abbey – the West Minster, or monastery church, that gave the area its name – which has been the seat of the government of England (and later the British government) for almost a thousand years. Westminster is the location of the Palace of Westminster, a UNESCO World Heritage Site which houses the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The nearest tube stations to Westminster are Westminster tube station, St James Park tube station and Waterloo tube station.

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Rafl on September 21, 2013

ILIKEwowww is similar my shot street light Rafl

Christos Theodorou on October 10, 2013

Lovely point of view, wonderful result. Greetings - Christos.

omid&Arman 2 on October 18, 2013

بسیار زیبا

L +♥YS♥ ♥傘با آرزوی موفقیت 傘♥

Ste F on October 20, 2013

Frumos. Like. Ştefan.

Constantin Ciocan on October 23, 2013

Nice. I like the angle chosen - L & F. Greetings from Bucharest!

Burkhard Foltz on October 31, 2013

Perfect Picture!!! YS 6 & LIKE 26 !!!

Best regards Burkhard

ekaakini on November 22, 2013

Super composition and shot!

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---=XEON=--- on December 15, 2013

Good detail and shot, like

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on April 11, 2013
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Mansour eftekhar
    • Camera: Apple iPhone 4S
    • Taken on 2013/04/10 16:00:58
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1783)
    • Focal Length: 4.28mm
    • F/Stop: f/2.400
    • ISO Speed: ISO50
    • No flash

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