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Day 1 – Monument, London

After a little rest and freshening up, we took the underground and started exploring Thames river bank. Alighting from the Monument underground, you wouldn’t miss seeing the Monument structure. It was built in remembrance of the great fire of London in 1666.

Monument to the great fire of London.

Monument to the great fire of London.

The Monument

History behind the construction of the Monument.