Brighton and Hove | Bristol | Cambridge |
Canterbury | Carlisle | Chester |
Chichester | City of London | Coventry |
Derby | Durham | Ely |
Exeter |Gloucester | Hereford |
Kingston upon Hull | Lancaster | Leeds |
Leicester | Lichfield | Lincoln |
Liverpool | Manchester | Newcastle upon Tyne |
Norwich | Nottingham | Oxford |
Peterborough |Plymouth | Portsmouth |
Preston | Ripon | Salford |
Salisbury | Sheffield | Southampton |
St Albans | Stoke-on-Trent | Sunderland |
Truro | Wakefield | Wells |
Westminster | Winchester |Wolverhampton |
Worcester | York | |
Official language(s) | English (de facto)[note 1] |
Recognised regional languages | Cornish |
England is a country that is partof the United Kingdom. It shares land borders with Scotland to the north and Wales to the west; the Irish Sea is to the north west, the Celtic Sea to the south west and the North Sea to the east, withthe English Channel to the south separating it from continental Europe. Most of England comprises the central and southern part of the island of Great Britain in the North Atlantic. The country alsoincludes over 100 smaller islands such as the Isles of Scilly and the Isle of Wight.
The United Kingdom monetary system is based on the pound sterling. The pound is divided into 100 pence(pennies). All transactions are made using coins in denominations of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 pence and �1, and bills in denominations of 5, 10, 20, and 50 pounds.
England Tourist Attractions
Someof the many fascinating tourist attractions in England are the Isle of Anglesey, Bath, Brecon Beacons, Caernarfon, Cardigan, Cheltenham, Iron Bridge, Lincoln, Salisbury, Wells, Winchcombe and others.Out of these The Isle of Anglesey is regarded as the "Area of outstanding natural beauty". There is a huge 125 coastline along the bay with remarkable scenic beauty. You can visit the Beaumaris...