I have never been in london before but i wish i will visit one day thanks to this part i learnt famous places in london thanks your contributions up 1 user has voted log in or register to post comments thonganle's picture -3x 0x thonganle 22 december, 2017 - 06:45 i've never travelled to the uk one day i will visit. Seven: the cultural diversity of life in british higher education is unrivalled from cosmopolitan cities like london, cardiff, belfast and glasgow, to historic counties like warwickshire and yorkshire, the uk is a place of contrasts and culture, where ancient buildings sit alongside contemporary architecture. Read our recommendations on the best places to visit in the united kingdom to find the attractions that match your interests england, scotland and wales are commonly referred to as britain and formally as great britain in 1927, six northern counties of ireland became part of this union and the name was changed to the. You'll be in awe when you see this loch and the 19 other stunning wonders of nature from around britain that you must visit mail reveals britain's top 20 gps: 56309599, -5227341 where to eat: staging post taynuilt hotel lays on an argyll-themed tasting menu (01866 822437, taynuilthotelcouk. United kingdom, island country located off the northwestern coast of mainland europe the united kingdom comprises the whole of the island of great britain— which contains england, wales, and scotland—as well as the northern portion of the island of ireland the name britain is sometimes used to refer. 24 reasons to visit london monday 12 may 2014 to mark the gripping tv series 24, we've put together 24 reasons to visit london - where the entire season 9 has been filmed.
Historical sites are perfect for great days out with the family fortunately for history lovers, britain is littered with a huge selection to choose from, but it does make it rather difficult to decide where to visit first so we asked around the historic uk office and came up with our 'top ten': see if you agree in no particular order: 1. Get information, facts, and pictures about united kingdom of great britain and northern ireland at encyclopediacom the national trust (for places of historic interest or natural beauty), an organization of more than 13 million members, has acquired some 750 km (466 mi) of coastline in england, northern ireland, and. Great britain used to play a key role in leading europe, and the benefits have been substantial but now, the second, the different voting systems used by the eu's institutions tend to favour british interests support in britain fell by a more modest 2 percentage points but from a low base of 45 percent. United kingdom of great britain and northern ireland capital: london population 628 million area 242,514 sq km (93,638 sq miles) major language english major religion christianity life expectancy 78 years (men), 82 years ( women) currency pound sterling un, world bank getty images.
Explore london sightseeing attractions and places to go see the city from above on the london eye meet a celebrity at madame tussauds examine the world's most precious treasures at the british museum or come river bus services and river tours are great ways to beat the traffic and enjoy wonderful views don't. United kingdom facts, england, scotland, wales and northern ireland, get an overview of uk's art, culture, history, cities, newspapers, airlines, embassies, and tourism houses the british parliament the palace of westminster in london is the meeting place of the parliament of the united kingdom image: mike gimelfarb. Set in the small borough of windsor, this rural town is a great place for a day trip with the changing of the guard, 39 state rooms and a famous dolls house, it's one of england's most popular royal palaces for both locals and visitors alike hampton court palace is another historic building outside london where you can.
Stonehenge the top 10 english tourist attractions in 2015 include famous london sightseeing destinations, theme parks, world heritage sites and plenty of outdoor activities chester zoo houses the largest orangutan exhibit in europe and the most extensive zoo-based butterfly house in the uk not only is it home to. And alongside the need for transparency are a series of crucial issues: northern ireland is among the poorest patches of the uk it is the only part in which abortion is banned and so forced pregnancy is written in statute it is the one place in these islands where same-sex couples can't get married.
People began building stonehenge about 5,000 years ago, dragging each stone into place stonehenge as it might have looked stonehenge is situated on salisbury plain in the county of wiltshire stonehenge age estimated at 3100 bc location wiltshire, uk type of stone bluestone, sarson, welsh sandstone windsor.