Crystal Palace

Want to spend some days out of the pollution? What if there is a place you  can find greenery all  around? It’s Crystal Palace.

Crystal Palace is a leafy residential place situated in the South of London. The name  Crystal  Palace came from the famous  vast glass and iron hall landmark which  is approximately 13 km to the  south  east of the  Charing  cross. London highest point views over capital can be seen from this palace.  In front of the Palace is a park which is a junction of four cities; Lambeth, Bromley, Southwark and Croydon. Westow  Hill,  Westow  Street and  church Road   forms  a triangle  known  as Crystal Palace Triangle is  well known  for its renowned restaurants,  shops and an  indoor market  of  second  hand  goods. The 200 acre palace park has the worlld’s first theme park, Dinosaur Park and also the sports centre.

 Crystal Palace Parks is one of the major public parks in London. This park was used by motor racer for racing. There is a concert Platform in the parks where many famous concerts of London are organized every year. In the 1930s 2 television transmitter towers were constructed on the upper Norwood hill of the Crystal Palace. The 200 m tall Crystal Palace television transmitter which is constructed in the 1956 is higher than the   150 m tall Croydon transmitter. Crystal Palace television transmitter is also the 4th tallest structure present in London. During the  summer, a  free  overground community  festival  is organized in the  6.7  acres Westow park present in the  Crystal  Palace triangle. Stambourne woods (1.92 hectares) are a land between Fox Hill and Stambourne Way has vegetation, pathways and benches. A number of famous films and music videos are filmed in the Crystal Palace Park. Among the  12 members who founded  Football  Association is  the  Crystal Palace Football Club, which was formed in the  1861  played the  Football  Association  Cup  final in 1905.  This club is now in Selhurst Park but still has it old name. The Crystal Palace ground is the first to host the Rugby Union in 1905.Crystal Palace have railway station.  Tram services are been at work and will be soon in augurated. The area has a numerous bus services.  The nearest airports are the Gatwick and Heathrow airports. escorts London is there too for enjoying !

So, anybody who is bored of these noisy surroundings should visit the Crystal Palace. A noise free, cultural yet popular place to stay in a vacation.