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Northern Island

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-26-2017 07:09PM in UK Tourist Regions

Northern Ireland is part of the United Kingdom. The country is known for its Norman castles, glacial valleys and mountains, Celtic and Christian monuments, and coastal links golf courses. Capital city Belfast is home to the political murals of the 20th-century ‘Troubles’ conflict, and the [...]

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UK Guide

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-26-2017 06:26PM in UK Tourist Regions

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign country and island nation in western Europe. Lying off the north-western coast of the European mainland, the United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north- [...]

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Yorkshire and The Humber

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-16-2017 09:20AM in UK Tourist Regions

Yorkshire and the Humber is one of nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes. It comprises most of Yorkshire (South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, the East Riding of Yorkshire including Hull, the shire county of North Yorkshire and the City of York), North [...]

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Yorkshire

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-16-2017 09:18AM in UK Tourist Regions

Yorkshire (abbreviated Yorks), formally known as the County of York, is a historic county of Northern England and the largest in the United Kingdom. Due to its great size in comparison to other English counties, functions have been undertaken over time by its subdivisions, which have also been [...]

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South West England

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-16-2017 09:13AM in UK Tourist Regions

South West England is one of nine official regions of England. It is the largest in area, covering 9,200 square miles (23,800 km2) and the counties of Gloucestershire, Bristol, Wiltshire, Somerset, Dorset, Devon and Cornwall, as well as the Isles of Scilly. Five million people live in South West [...]

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South East England

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-16-2017 09:10AM in UK Tourist Regions

South East England is the most populous of the nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes. It consists of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, East Sussex, Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey and West Sussex. As with the other regions of England, [...]

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The River Severn

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-16-2017 09:07AM in UK Tourist Regions

The River Severn (Welsh: Afon Hafren, Latin: Sabrina) is a river in the United Kingdom. At about 220 miles (354 km), it is usually considered to be the longest in the UK. It rises at an altitude of 2,001 feet (610 m) on Plynlimon, close to the Ceredigion/Powys border near Llanidloes, in the Cambrian [...]

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Plymouth Sound

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-16-2017 09:04AM in UK Tourist Regions

Plymouth Sound, or locally just The Sound, is a bay on the English Channel at Plymouth in England. Its southwest and southeast corners are Penlee Point in Cornwall and Wembury Point in Devon, a distance of about 3 nautical miles (6 km). Its northern limit is Plymouth Hoe giving a north-south [...]

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North West England

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-16-2017 09:01AM in UK Tourist Regions

North West England, one of nine official regions of England, consists of the five counties of Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside. The North West had a population of 7,052,000 in 2011. It is the third most populated region in the United Kingdom after the South East and [...]

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North East England

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-16-2017 08:58AM in UK Tourist Regions

North East England is one of the nine regions of England that are classified at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes. It covers Northumberland, County Durham, Tyne and Wear, and the Tees Valley. The region is home to three large conurbations: Teesside, Wearside, and Tyneside, the latter [...]

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East of England

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-16-2017 08:56AM in UK Tourist Regions

The East of England is one of nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes. It was created in 1994 and was adopted for statistics from 1999. It includes the ceremonial counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.Essex [...]

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East Midlands

by Internetp@icloud.com on 04-16-2017 08:53AM in UK Tourist Regions

The East Midlands is one of nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes. The eastern part of the Midlands, it consists of Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire (except North and North east Lincolnshire), Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire and Rutland. The [...]

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