Europe (United Kingdom)

Culture of the United Kingdom

The culture of the United Kingdom refers to the patterns of human activity and symbolism associated with the United Kingdom and its people. It is informed by the UK's history as a developed island country, major power, and its composition of four countries—England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales—each of which have preserved distinct customs, cultures and symbolism.

Europe (United Kingdom)

Administrative structure of the United Kingdom

The administrative geography of the United Kingdom is complex, multi-layered and non-uniform. The United Kingdom, a sovereign state to the northwest of continental Europe, consists of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. For local government in the United Kingdom, England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales each have their own system of administrative and geographic demarcation. Consequently, there is "no common stratum of administrative unit encompassing the United Kingdom". [...]

Europe (United Kingdom)

The top 10 places to visit in Great Britain

Great Britain is a popular tourist destination. It has a fantastic range of attractions for the visitor to enjoy. If your time is limited then you have to be selective about what to see. Here is a list of my top ten favourite places to visit. You would not to try to see them all on one trip but over several visits you will be amply rewarded if you can take in all of these destinations. [...]

South America (Bolivia)

Water resources of Bolivia

Bolivia’s main waterways consist exclusively of rivers, lakes and lagoons as the country is landlocked and has no seaport. Lake Titicaca in the western Andes region is the highest navigable lake in the world. To the North and East several major Amazon tributaries are used. In Southeast Bolivia’s Pantanal region, there are several small ports along the Paraguay River and its tributaries. [...]

Europe (Germany)

Rivers and Lakes of Germany

Most of Germany's major rivers lie in the west.The most important is the Rhine, which forms part of the borders with Switzerland and France before flowing into the Netherlands. [...]

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