Things You Must See In England by Orson Johnson
You surely don't require any
detailed introduction about England, because you already know much of the
land of hope and glory. The puissant nation that virtually ruled over the
entire world, England certainly is one of the most far-famed countries
of the world. It is one of the most frequented destinations ages.
One of the most fantastic
countries of the world, England is known for its numerous attractions.
It's really hard to pick out ten "must see" sites in England, because entire
country is beautiful. Yet, here are the ten of my favorite attractions
that you must see while in England.
Getting around - Hiring
a car is the best way to tour the UK. Using the internet, you can
compare prices so you can find a luxury rental car at a price to suit your
Durham Cathedral &
Castle - a Cathedral founded in 1093 AD, and a nearby Norman castle
located in the city of Durham, England. Both Cathedral and Castle have
been jointly designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Blenheim Palace -
a great monumental country house holding the title of "palace" located
in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England. Built around between 1705 and 1722,
the Blenheim Palace was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987.
- a historic Roman city, located 100 miles west of London. Famous for its
hot springs, Bath is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It's popular tourist
spot offering a wide range of restaurants, theatres, cinemas, pubs, nightclubs,
- the majestic palace is the place where the two Houses of the UK Parliament
- House of Lords and House of Commons conduct their business. A. k. a Houses
of Parliament, the Palace of Westminster is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
- a Gothic church located in Westminster, London,
just to the west of the Westminster Palace. Traditionally the place of
coronation and burial site for English monarchs, the Westminster Abbey
is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
- the official residence of the British monarch located in London. Often
the site for state occasions and royal celebrations, the Buckingham Palace
is one of the major tourist attractions of England.
Tower of London -
an historic monument, located on the northern bank of the River Thames,
in central London, England. Built by William the Conqueror in 1078, the
Tower has been designated as UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Cathedral - The Cathedral of the Anglican Archbishop of Canterbury.
It is one of the oldest and the most celebrated Christian edifices in England.
The Canterbury Cathedral is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a main tourist
Royal Botanic Gardens
- extensive gardens and botanical glasshouses located between Richmond
and Kew, in southwest London, England. The gardens, also known as Kew Gardens,
have been declared UNESCO World Heritage Site.
- a town located the south bank of the River Thames in South London. Famous
for its maritime history, it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is also
known for Greenwich Park, the National Maritime Museum, the Royal Observatory,
and the Royal Naval College.