Dartmoor

Photo: Edmund Gall, Haytor Rocks in Dartmoor National Park Dartmoor is an area of moorland in southern Devon, England. Protected by National Park status as Dartmoor National Park, it covers 954 square kilometers (368 square miles). Google Maps goo.gl/maps/Cesvt9y4VeJFWW4z5 Key Links visitdartmoor.co.uk destination guide @VisitDartmoor Embedded Tweets Lovely review today 🥰 “Downloaded the PDF of Discover Dartmoor …

Bristol, England

Photo: James Clark, Planetarium The Avon and Frome rivers cut through limestone creating Bristol’s hilly lansdscape. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Bristol? Google Maps goo.gl/maps/Fd4PnvXBXzRnFtey5 Bikes Bristol (Bris) is one of the most prominent cycling cities of England, and is home to the national sustainable transportation organization Sustrans. Check out the …

England Links

England flag Links related to England presented in mostly random fashion: Headlines http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-38462686 Learning the art of dry stone walling in the Cotswolds – Green Traveller http://archaeology-travel.com/top-ten/must-see-early-medieval-sites-museums-in-england – @ArchTrav Landscape in Particular: The Uffington White Horse and Wayland’s Smithy http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/familyholidays/10065710/Britain-on-a-budget-50-cheap-thrills.html http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/news/uk_news/Environment/article1248864.ece http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/gallery/2013/jan/29/immigration-britain-ministers-gallery Recommended listening BBC London – Listen live The Bugle – itunes – Wiki …

Gloucester

Photo: JJ Glos Gloucester is a city in Gloucestershire, in the Southwest of England. Gloucester lies close to border with Wales, on the River Severn, between the Cotswolds to the east, and the Forest of Dean to the southwest. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/BC7sipxrpMAP3VT1A Recommended listening Radio Gloucestershire Live Elsewhere on the Web thisisgloucestershire.co.uk http://www.thisisgloucestershire.co.uk/latestnews/Pub-puts-food-miles-menu/article-420089-detail/article.html http://www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/parkandride http://www.bbc.co.uk/gloucestershire …

London

Photo: Thames Barrier Park London is the capital city of England and the United Kingdom. Parks London has many beautiful city parks including the Kew Botanical Gardens. Cultural World Iconic landmarks include the Houses of Parliament, Tower Bridge, the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, and the London Eye. Markets Farmers markets are becoming …

River Thames

Photo: Thames Barrier Park The River Thames flows through southern England including London. At 215 miles (346 km), it is the longest river entirely in England and the second-longest in the United Kingdom, after the River Severn. Embedded Tweets “I discovered the river you see behind me here in London. I don’t know what the …

United Kingdom

Photo: Nan Palmero, Telephone Booth The United Kingdom is a constitutional monarchy and unitary state consisting of four countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. Features State of Nature 2019 Brexit Brexit 2019 British Slang Planeta.com UK Links England Ireland Scotland Wales

England Black Country

Photo: Black Country Museums Wikipedia: The Black Country is an area of the West Midlands, England, west of Birmingham and commonly refers to a region covering most of the four Metropolitan Boroughs of Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton. During the Industrial Revolution, it became one of the most industrialised parts of the UK with coal …

Peak District National Park

Photo: Over the bridge The Peak District National Park became the first national park in the United Kingdom in 1951. With its proximity to the cities of Manchester, Stoke-on-Trent, Derby and Sheffield, and access by road and rail, it attracts millions of visitors every year. The Peak District is an upland area in England at …

Stonehenge

Photo: Ray Morris, Stonehenge Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England, 2 miles (3 km) west of Amesbury and 8 miles (13 km) north of Salisbury. It consists of a ring of standing stones, with each standing stone around 13 ft (4.1 meters) high, 6 ft 11 in (2.1 meters) wide and weighing around 25 …