This photo of the Piccadilly Circus in London is part of one of the panoramic images found on the PanoramicEarth.com Tour of London. There are over 100 images taken from around London linked to an interactive map.
Apart from the traffic the area is noted for several other things. First it is the name of the local underground station (opened 1906), which, with numerous access points around the square, sits directly beneath it disgorging visitors by the elevator load continuously. The square is surrounded by shops, theatres and arcades making it a very popular location. On the corner of
In the south, pedestrianised side of
The image here shows the statue and fountain of Eros. The famous advertising hoardings are off to the left. The road just to the right of the statue leads to
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