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Spotlight Since launching, we’ve seen Instagram spread from our headquarters in the Bay Area to every corner of the globe. In this series we’ll highlight top users from countries and cities with thriving Instagram communities.

By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show. — Samuel Johnson

It’s been a great year for Londoners. The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee brought exhibitions, concerts and royal events to the city, and the Olympic Games will usher in hundreds of thousands of visitors when it kicks off this Friday, July 27th.

Want to see London for yourself? We’ve gathered together a group of our favorite users who are snapping pictures from the heart of it all.