Renaissance London Heathrow Hotel, Bath Road, Hounslow TW6 2AQ, United Kingdom
London is the world's leading investment destination hosting than any other city. London is the capital and most inhabited town of European nation and therefore the UK. It is a leading international city within the arts, commerce, education, amusement, fashion, finance, healthcare, media, skilled services, analysis and development, tourism, and transportation. It is the world's most-visited city as measured by international arrivals and has the world's largest city airport system measured by traveller traffic. London contains four World Heritage Sites: the Tower of London; Kew Gardens; the site comprising the Palace of Westminster, Westminster Abbey, and St Margaret's Church; and the historic settlement of Greenwich. Other landmarks include Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, Piccadilly Circus, St Paul's Cathedral, Tower Bridge, Trafalgar Square and The Shard. London is home to numerous museums, galleries, libraries, sporting events and other cultural institutions, including the British Museum, National Gallery, Natural History Museum, Tate Modern, British Library and West End theatres. The London Underground is the oldest underground railway network in the world.
London has a temperate oceanic climate similar to all of southern England. Despite its reputation as being a rainy city, London receives less precipitation in a year. Summers are generally warm. London's average July high is 24 °C (74 °F).Winters are generally cool, cloudy and damp with little temperature variation. Snowfall occurs occasionally. Spring and autumn are mixed seasons and can be pleasant. As a large city, London has a considerable urban heat island effect, making the centre of London at times 5 °C (9 °F) warmer than the suburbs and outskirts. The effect of this can be seen below when comparing London Heathrow, 15 miles west of London, with the London Weather Centre, in the city centre.