London, the capital city of the United Kingdom, is located in the south-east of England. Being such a bustling and vibrant city there is plenty to do and see in central London. Shoppers will be delighted by the likes of Oxford Street and Regent Street's big name brands, whilst Covent Garden hosts smaller boutiques and the markets of Camden and Spitalfields quirky market stalls. There are a surprising number of parks and green spaces in the capital including Hampstead Heath and Regents Park. In addition to this there is of course the many attractions that London has to offer from the historic buildings of St Paul's Cathedral and Buckingham Palace to the modern Shard and Gherkin. Arty types will revel in the amount of galleries available to visit such as the Tate Modern, in addition to the many music venues, for example the Royal Albert Hall. Properties for rent in London range from modern apartments and flats in converted houses to more spacious family homes.