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ENGLAND: HISTORY, ART & CULTURE

A country of history, art and culture which reflects all these by its museums, cathedrals, castles, monasteries, gardens, abbeys and Roman cities. Morever, this country owns worldwide known places. We are talking about literature, music, entertainment and sports. This is England.

The largest constituent country of the United Kingdom, England owns a history of hundreds years. Because of this, the country has lots of historical places such as cathedrals, castles, palaces, monuments, historic buildings and houses. Moreover, there are attractions known worldwide. So, England is one of the world's most popular visitor destinations.

Not only London but also many cities of England are large and popular as travel destinations. Among them, there are Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham, York, Brighton, Leeds, Oxford etc.

London - the capital - is a vast metropolitan place and has importance as a city of finance, culture and fashion. In London, there are many attractions to see. Trafalgar Square has a world wide fame for sure. London Eye, Palace of Westminster, Tower Bridge, Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, Kennsington Palace, St James Palace, Kew Palace, Madame Tussaud's, London Zoo are among these popular attractions. Beautiful parks of London like Hyde Park and Kensington Garden's are places to see, too. Art has an importance in London and there are must-see places such as Royal Academy, National Gallery, Tate Modern and more.

Manchester owns kinds of attractions for anyone to visit. Not only museums but also sports arenas and stadiums, music and theatre venues, art galleries are to be visited. Brighton is one of the most famous seaside resorts in the US. When Liverpool is talked about, the Beatles is remembered. The city is the home of the famous group and offers architecture, music and sports for the visitors. Cambridge is known as an university town. Birmingham is Britain's second largest city and offers lots of things to do and see for travellers because the city is suitable for cultural and sporting activites, shopping and entertainment. York is the reflection of the past. It boasts for its Gothic cathedral, medieval city walls, historic streets as it has Roman, Viking and Medieval remains. York is a must-see place in England. Bath is another major England Tourist Attractions. for the travelers to visit, as a historic Roman city.

Apart from the names given above there are many popular England tourist destinations. Canterbury Cathedral, Maritime Greenwich, Durham Cathedral & Castle, Stonehenge, Alton Towers, Roman Baths, Windsor Castle, Stratford-upon-Avon are among these popular attractions to see. The Lake District National Park, Yorhshire Dales National Park are among outstanding landmarks of England.

As it can be understood, the tourist destinations in England are many. There are videos about these tourist destinations of England at Travelovideo.com and these present views about England as well as the articles.

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Gokhan Ozbal is the travel writer for Travelovideo.com - the place to watch travel videos online for free. Visit Travelovideo.com to view England travel videos and places to visit in England .

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