England is the largest and most populous of the four "home nations" that make up the United Kingdom. A 'green and pleasant land', England is home to much more than this famous description implies.
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Noisy, vibrant and truly multicultural, London is a megalopolis of people, ideas and frenetic energy.
Manchester is a vibrant, post-industrial gem at the heart of North West England. The city formerly known as 'Cottonopolis' has …
Birmingham, in the West Midlands, is Britain's second largest city. Known in the Victorian era, as the "City of a Thousand …
South East England is one of the most visited regions of the United Kingdom, being situated around the English capital city London and located closest to the Continent.
The West Country is an unofficial, but popular, name for the South West of England.
Heartland of the Industrial Revolution and home to some of the country's most beautiful landscapes, North West England is a diverse region to the north of the West Midlands and west of Yorkshire and North East England.
The East of England is the most easterly region of England and indeed of the whole United Kingdom.
Yorkshire is the largest of the 39 historic counties of England. A long history of administrative tinkering has complicated defining what precisely is Yorkshire, with parts of the traditional ridings now being part of North West and North East England.
The East Midlands, in its broadest sense, is the eastern part of central England.
From the Scottish borders to the counties of Yorkshire, North East England is a region often overlooked by tourists and natives from other parts of Great Britain.