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Canary Wharf, London

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Canary Wharf is a major business district located in Tower Hamlets, east London, England. It is one of the United Kingdom's two main financial centres – along with the traditional City of London – and contains many of Europe's tallest buildings, including the second-tallest in Great Britain, One Canada Square.

Canary Wharf contains around 14,000,000 square feet (1,300,000 m2) of office and retail space, of which around 7,900,000 square feet (730,000 m2) is owned by Canary Wharf Group.

Around 105,000 people work in Canary Wharf and it is home to the world or European headquarters of numerous major banks, professional services firms and media organisations including Barclays, Citigroup, Clifford Chance, Credit Suisse, Infosys, Fitch Ratings, HSBC, J.P. Morgan, KPMG, MetLife, Moody's, Morgan Stanley, RBC, Skadden, State Street and Thomson Reuters.

Canary Wharf is located on the West India Docks on the Isle of Dogs.
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  • canary wharf , wher you can see high rise buildings. the canary wharf tube station itself is a magnificent building. also there is mono rail which connects lewisham. its a nice place to visit.  more »
  • Stooped off here for brunch. Never been before but was pleasantly surprised by the cleanliness of the place. There was a security prescance there but not overwhelming. Was not able to spend much time ...  more »
  • Fantastic place with plenty of amazing shopping mall facilities , lots of cafes and restaurants and picture perfect docks locations . Definitely must see the high scrapers toYou can have a full day tr...  more »