Home to both the Houses of Parliament and Stonehenge, the United Kingdom is a historic country endowed with magnificent architecture, medieval castles, and numerous museums. Travelers flying to Europe who visit the United Kingdom will love to tour the Tower of London, explore the moors of Scotland or watch a football match in nearly any major city. Most cheap flights to the United Kingdom depart from major US airports in New York, Boston, and Chicago, with the vast majority of flights landing in London. Flight times from the East coast to London is upwards of 7 hours depending on the point of departure. Cheap flights from North America often depart in the evenings, arriving in the United Kingdom in the morning to minimize jet lag. The United Kingdom's currency is the pound sterling £, with an exchange rate of 1.55 U.S. dollars.