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The Ultimate London Travel Guide

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Watch this great report from Crunch TV and mark the answers!

1. How many people live in London?

  • A. 4 million
  • B. 6.3 million
  • C. 8.5 million
  • D. 10 million

2. The Underground (or the Tube) is the best way to get around London. What is
the traveller’s card called that people can use on the Underground?

  • A. the Lobster Card
  • B. the Oyster Card
  • C. the Travel Card
  • D. the Tube Card

3. Mark the other means of transportation around London you see in the clip.

  • bikes
  • boats
  • busses
  • trains
  • taxis
  • helicopters
  • motorbikes

4. What do the Londoners call the special bikes that you can rent to ride around
the city?

  • A. London bikes
  • B. Queen’s bikes
  • C. City bikes
  • D. Boris’ bikes

5. How much does it cost to hire such a bike for one day?

  • A. £ 2.00
  • B. £ 4.00
  • C. £ 8.00
  • D. £ 10.00

6. Combine the shopping areas with what you find there.

A. Oxford Street 1. a shopping mall
B. Selfridges (in Oxford Street) 2. a toy store (the largest in Europe)
C. Regent Street 3. cheap fashion and souvenir shops
D. Hamleys (in Regent Street) 4. more expensive fashion boutiques
E. Westfield 5. gift shops and stalls
F. Camden Market 6. a department store

7. How many people visit Camden Market on a “normal” week-end?

  • A. 10,000
  • B. 20,000
  • C. 50,000
  • D. 100,000

8. Mark the nightlife areas that are mentioned in the clip.

  • Camden
  • Chelsea
  • Covent Garden
  • Shoreditch
  • Leicester Square
  • Brixton
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Piccadilly Circus
  • Watford

9. Mark the free museums and galleries that are mentioned in the clip.
British Museum

  • Imperial War Museum
  • National Gallery
  • Tate Modern
  • National History Museum
  • Science Museum
  • London Transport Museum

10. Which area is famous for its street art?

  • A. Brick Lane
  • B. Covent Garden
  • C. Camden Lock
  • D. Kensington

11. You can see an aerial view of London from the London Eye or the Emirates
Cable Car, but also from St Paul’s Cathedral. How high is it?

  • A. 245 ft
  • B. 325  ft
  • C. 365  ft
  • D. 415 ft

12. The Shard is the tallest building in Europe. How tall does it stand?

  • A. 310 m
  • B. 360 m
  • C. 340 m
  • D. 380 m

13. Mark the London parks that are mentioned in the clip.

  • Green Park
  • Hyde Park
  • Primrose Hill
  • Hampstead Heath
  • Regent’s Park

14. Why is a walk along the Thames Path so great?

  • A. Because of the natural surroundings
  • B. Because of the atmosphere
  • C. Because of the buildings
  • D. Because of the market stalls

15. Mark the iconic buildings that are mentioned at the end of the clip.

  • Buckingham Palace
  • Shard
  • Houses of Parliament
  • Tower
  • Big Ben
  • Tower Bridge
  • London Eye
  • St Paul’s Cathedral

Источник: busyteacher.org

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