Presentation on theme: "Flat Morgan’s visit to London, England Flat Morgan was sent from Tucson, Arizona over the Atlantic Ocean to London in England where Morgan’s Aunt Kris."— Presentation transcript:
Flat Morgan’s visit to London, England Flat Morgan was sent from Tucson, Arizona over the Atlantic Ocean to London in England where Morgan’s Aunt Kris and Uncle John live. Today, Uncle John took Flat Morgan in to work with him, in the historic center of London, once of the most ancient and grand capital cities in the world: Flat Morgan and Uncle John visit Westminster Abbey. This is where all the Kings and Queens get married and lots of them are buried here too. This is Buckingham Palace and it is where the Queen of England lives. You can tell the is not at home though as there is no flag on the flag pole on the roof 10 Downing Street is where Prime Minster Tony Blair lives – it’s much the same as the White House, just a bit smaller!
Flat Morgan’s visit to London, England Flat Morgan in front of Big Ben. Did you know that you can’t actually see Big Ben? That’s because it’s actually the name of the bell inside the tower! This is the London Eye – the largest Ferris wheel in the world. You can see for 20 miles from the top The Houses of Parliament is where the all the politicians work – very like the Capitol building in Washington DC, just a bit older All London’s taxis are black and very old fashioned looking, but very big inside
Flat Morgan’s visit to London, England London is famous for its big red double decker buses. Flat Morgan tries to get on board… Here Flat Morgan visits Horse Guards Parade. Soldiers stand on guard and don’t move a muscle – even if you pull funny faces at them Did you know that London is trying to hold the Olympic games in 2012? Do you know what city is going to hold the Olympics in 2008?