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UNITED KINGDOM


The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Island is an island country situated on the north west of the continental Europe. This country is one of the most visited places in all of Europe. Families and couples looking for a relaxing vacation frequent this beautiful country. With hundreds of attractive travel destinations and excellent holiday. The UK is a state consisting of the four countries: England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. It is a constitutional monarchy. It is governed by the Parliament (consisting of House of Lords and House of Commons). The UK is famous upon its Royal family. The capital is London.

 GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION:

Capital town:

London

Largest city:

London

Official languages:

English

Area:

243,610 km2

Population:

63,181,775 (2011)


Flag of United Knigdom



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LONDON PHOTOS

London is the capital of United Kingdom and England ....

PORTSMOUTH

Portsmouth location is on south coast of England. It is famous for its world oldest docks which are still in the use. Also this city is home to some historical ships.

STONEHENGE

Stonehenge is a world known prehistoric monument. This huge and heavy rocks are consisted a ring of standing rock. For what and why and how this stones remains a mystery.

 

OLD HARRY ROCKS

Old Harry Rock is located at Handfast Point in Southern England. It’s a three chalk formations which includes stumps and stacks. Rocks are formed by sea erosion process.

LULWORTH CASTLE

Lulworth Castle is a 17th century mock castle located in Dorset in England. Castle was caught by great fire which almost destroyed everything Today is rebuilt and set up as museum.

WINDSOR CASTLE

Windsor Castle is a royal residence of Berkshire county in England. Castle has a long association with British royal family and also is famous by it famous architecture.

 

BOURNEMOUTH

Bournemouth a growing resort town located on south part of England coastline. Popular by its night life, arhitecturea and buisness. One of favorite tourist destination.

PETERBOROUGH CATHEDRAL

Peterborough Cathedral or Cathedral of Saint Peter, Saint Paul and Saint Andrew is one the most important arhitectural building dated from 12th century. This famous cathedral has a famous history.

DURDLE DOOR

Durdle Door is a natural limestone arch which is made by sea erosion. Located in Dorset in England. A famosu arch has benn showen in music videos, films and written in book.