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UK

UK

Capital: London

Currency: Pound sterling

Language: English

Time Zone: GMT

 

Overview

UNITED KINGDOM

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is a country that lies to the northwest of mainland Europe. The areas which form a part of it is the island of Great Britain,  the northeast part of the island of Ireland and many small islands. The Northern Ireland is a part of the UK with a land border and it shares it with the Republic of Ireland. Besides this land border, the UK is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, the North Sea, the English Channel and the Irish Sea. The biggest island of the UK is Great Britain and the same is linked to France by the Channel Tunnel.

There are many cities and other places in the UK which are of interest to travelers, some of these cities are: Belfast which is the capital of Northern Ireland, Birmingham is central England's main city and is home to great shopping centers and the famous Balti. Then there's  Brighton which is considered by many as the Victorian seaside retreat and it is popular for UK's nightlife. Bristol is a historical city and is famous for its Georgian architecture. Cardiff is the capital of Wales and is a culturally rich city and hosts varied cultural events and is additionally home to many historical attractions.

The UK is also a center of attraction because of many lush and awesome parks and places of natural beauty in the region. United Kingdom's vast array of National Parks and designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty are meant to preserve the country's natural heritage and beauty. In all there are 14 National Parks in total spread across England, Scotland and Wales additionally there are 49 Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. However, there are no Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Scotland but it has their equivalent the National Scenic Areas. The United Kingdom is one of the countries which have a rich cultural heritage, your visit to the UK should be nothing less than splendid.

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