Life in the UK Test Revision – Famous Places and Landmarks in the UK

The Life in the UK test revision notes below will cover some of the most famous places and landmarks you can find throughout the UK, all of these are found in the official Life in the UK test revision book. I will add/update this list in the coming days.

Big BenBig Ben is the nickname given to the 160-year-old clock at London’s Houses of Parliament. The clock tower was renamed the Elizabeth Tower in honour of the diamond jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II.
The Eden ProjectThe Eden Project in Cornwall features biomes that contain house plants from around the globe.
Edinburgh CastleEdinburgh Castle is a fortress that dominates the skyline of Edinburgh, Scotland. This historic castle is currently maintained by a Scottish government agency called Historic Environment Scotland.

The Giant’s Causeway

The Giant’s Causeway is a volcanic land formation that dates back about 50 million years. The formation is a prominent figure in Gaelic mythology. It is located on the north-east coast of Northern Ireland
Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National ParkLoch Lomond inside Trossachs National Park is the largest concentration of fresh water in mainland Britain.
London EyeThe London Eye is a Ferris wheel situated along the River Thames. This 443-foot structure was built in 1998 to celebrate the coming of the new millennium.
SnowdoniaSnowdonia in North Wales is a beloved national park that features some of Britain’s highest peaks. It’s home to Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales.
The Tower of LondonWilliam the Conqueror built the Tower of London after becoming king in 1066. Visitors can tour the tower and view the Crown Jewels in person.
The Lake DistrictThe Lake District is famed for being England’s largest national park. The park’s mountains and lakes attract hikers, climbers and boaters.

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