England

Local nameEngland
LocationUnited Kingdom

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It shares land borders with Wales to the west and Scotland to the north. The Irish Sea lies west of England and the Celtic Sea to the southwest. England is separated from continental Europe by the North Sea to the east and the English Channel to the south. The country covers five-eighths of the island of Great Britain, which lies in the North Atlantic, and includes over 100 smaller islands, such as the Isles of Scilly and the Isle of Wight.

The area now called England was first inhabited by modern humans during the Upper Palaeolithic period, but takes its name from the Angles, a Germanic tribe deriving its name from the Anglia peninsula, who settled during the 5th and 6th centuries. England became a unified state in the 10th century, and since the Age of Discovery, which began during the 15th century, has had a significant cultural and legal impact on the wider world.

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The View from the Shard Entrance Ticket & Optional Champagne from 36 USD

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/England

Coordinates 51°30'26.358" N -0°7'39.531" E

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Stonehenge, Bath, Lacock & Avebury Full-Day Tour from London

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Bath, Avebury and Lacock Village Day Trip from London

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