Standing proudly in the city of London is Sir Christopher Wren’s Monument which is definitely worth viewing when on a sightseeing tour. Those in search of luxury hotels London from which to base their travels can stay at The Langham London. Situated in the famed West End area, it is one of the best suite hotels London has to offer and is well suited for business and leisure travellers alike. Towering to a height of around 61 metres, the Monument was created by Sir Christopher Wren who designed this structure as a memorial to the Great Fire that took place in 1666. This distinctive Roman Doric column is billed as the world’s tallest single stone column and even has a 311 step staircase which leads to the top from where you can enjoy stunning views of the capital.