Quaint, quirky and full of surprises, England’s green and pleasant countryside is full of picture perfect villages, rolling hills and beautiful landscapes.
England still revels in a noble past. Sites such as Windsor, Oxford, Stonehenge and Bath offer glimpses of bygone ages to visitors while the metropolitan cities of London, Manchester, Bristol, Liverpool Leeds and even Newcastle now offer vibrant cities full of the world’s best in food, and entertainment.
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The English tourist attractions are some of the finest in Europe. With Celtic, Roman, Saxon and Norman invasions in the past, plus the influence of Empire and Commonwealth, England is home to a rainbow mix of intermingling cultures, all brought together under the banner of fair play, respect and tolerance of diversity that is a defining characteristic of the English peoples.
The weather in England has a reputation of being cold and damp for much of the year, but gloriously long temperate summers are actually the rule rather than the exception. Yes we get quite a bit of rain, but that is what keeps the land green and pleasant.