London Eye - a Ferris wheel, and it is the highest in Europe. It is located on the south bank of the Thames, between Westminster Bridge and Hungerford Bridge. And although it has been standing in the British capital only for 16 years, it is already impossible to imagine a city without it. We found 10 interesting facts about the main attraction of the capital.
10. The London Eye was built as a temporary structure and was to be stood until 2005. However, because of the crazy popularity of the attraction, it was decided not to remove the London Eye.
9. Every year, the London Eye is visited by more than three million people - more than the Taj Mahal and the pyramids of Giza.