The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,[nb 5] commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state located off the north-western coast of continental Europe. The country includes the island of Great Britain, the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK that shares a land border with another sovereign stateâthe Republic of Ireland.[nb 6] Apart from this land border the UK is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, the North Sea, the English Channel and the Irish Sea.
БогородицаThe increasingly hectic pace of living in London has made way for a wave of ultra-relaxing spas. London hotels are even jumping on the bandwagon and digging up their basements to include one in the building so hotel guests can relax with a hot massage after a tiring day of sightseeing. If you are visiting [...]
If we continue drive our cars to work, use deodorant after we shower and turn our lights on, we’ll create a hole on the ozone layer, the globe will heat up and we’ll all be doomed. At least this is what some eco-warriors, washed-up politicians and z-list Toyota Prius driving movie stars would have us [...]
When it comes to a motorbike holiday, you want something with bends and somewhere that has a lot of scenery. The worst thing is being stuck on a motorway, with hundreds of miles of straight road ahead of you. While the A roads and country roads will take longer, they are generally a lot more [...]
5. Hearst Mansion, Beverly Hills, CA US: $165 million This luxurious home in Beverly Hills, CA, was built for famous newspaper tycoon, William Randolph Hearst over a period of 28 years on land purchased by his father in the 1800s. The spacious estate contains 6 separate residences with 29 bedrooms, 3 swimming pools, 8 fireplaces, [...]