Visiting Four Capital Cities in the United Kingdom

There are four different capital cities in the United Kingdom which are London - the capital of England; Edinburgh - the capital of Scotland; Cardiff - the capital of Wales and Belfast - the capital of Northern Ireland. To discover more about the United Kingdom, you should visit all four capital cities as they are quite different from each other. Now the question is: do you know them well? In this travel guide, we are about to tell you what to do and where to go in the capital city of each region. Let's go!


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Tower Bridge, London, United Kingdom

London - the Capital City of England


As the capital city of not only England but also the United Kingdom, London has always been the no.1 UK's leading city. There are loads of things that you can do in such a vibrant and bustling city. You can browse around the city on foot and enjoy the stunning views of London for free. Look for the best handcraft products by local artists from the markets and have the best royal afternoon tea in town.


Top 10 Places to Go in London

  1. Big Ben

  2. Buckingham Palace

  3. Brick Lane Market

  4. Hype Park

  5. Oxford Street

  6. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

  7. Sky Garden

  8. St. Paul's Cathedral

  9. The British Museum

  10. Tower Bridge


Belfast City Hall, United Kingdom

Belfast - the Capital City of Northern Ireland


This capital city has a mix Irish and English cultural background which makes Belfast a place that you should totally visit in order to understand the United Kingdom a bit more. This city is best known of the birthplace of the RMS Titanic, where you can now find a museum and a memorial garden about this legacy in the city centre. Discover Belfast more by visiting many of their art galleries and outdoor spaces.


Top 10 Places to Go in Belfast

  1. Albert Memorial Clock

  2. Belfast Castle

  3. Botanic Gardens

  4. Saint Anne's Cathedral

  5. The Courtyard: Mural Square (The Duke of York)

  6. The Mac

  7. The Titanic Memorial Garden

  8. Titanic Belfast

  9. Ulster Museum

  10. Victoria Square