This DVD offers a clearly structured overview of the bustling city on the Thames. The students are to realise that the geographical situation of London in the centre of the island state is decisive both for its climate and its special historical and political significance within Europe. Today London has become one of the most expensive cities of the world and plays a major role in international banking. The DVD presents the metropolis in all its facets. Impressi- ve pictures illustrate the cultural highlights of the city on the Thames, views of the colourful street life allow the students to participate in London’s everyday life. The city’s historical monuments, multicultural Soho, Hyde Park or the tube – this DVD invites us on an exciting tour through the lively metropolis. The DVD is divided into six didactic units which can be individually accessed and worked on via the DVD menu. Furthermore, the menu offers additional pictures and text material.