Even if you can't attend a performance, this painstaking replica of an Elizabethan theater in the round is worth a visit just to see it and learn more about the history of British theatre
London's iconic exclamation point, the clock tower housing Big Ben, sprouts from the honey-hued complex of be-spired 1840 buildings where British Parliament meets (and you can attend sessions)
This faux-medieval bridge is well worth the photo stop—but you might not bother with the exhibition
A monumental arch with some lovely London views
This modern pedestrian suspension bridge between the City and Southwark has quickly become a beloved landmark
The top monuments, buildings, and notable architecture in the U.K.
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The Queen doesn't need a passport. Since all British passports are issued "In the name of Her Majesty," the Queen can just vouch for herself—though her husband Philip, son Prince Charles, and everyone one else in the household do have passports.