England, a land of history and culture, is undoubtedly one of the best destinations in the United Kingdom. This destination is full of curiosities, tourist attractions and historic monuments that rarely leave travelers untouched. Manchester, Brighton, Bristol, London and more cities offer beautiful and refreshing landscapes.
What to visit?
Are you planning on traveling this summer? Why not go to England? Here are some ideas of sights not to be missed during your getaway in England. In order to be as close as you can to any attraction around the English city of your choice, you can opt for online accommodation offers and rent an apartment or a house at www.for-sale.com for instance!
The London Eye
London is undoubtedly one of the essential stops of any trip to England. Once on site do not miss the discovery of the largest wheel in the world “London Eye” from its height of 135 meters. Take the height to enjoy a breathtaking view of the entire city. The London Eye or the London Eye is also nicknamed “Millennium Wheel”. Note that the wheel has 32 air-conditioned pods that can each board about twenty-five people. The complete rotation takes about 30 minutes. This big wheel has become one of the symbols of the British capital.
It is one of the most famous churches in the country. It was built in Caen stone (a limestone quarried in the region of Caen: Calvados). Located in Canterbury, this cathedral is unique in its history and legends, populated by pilgrims, soldiers and ghosts of saints. Canterbury Cathedral has a wide variety of architectural styles. Still today, it is one of the must-see and one of the hottest places of Christianity in England.
Isles of Scilly
Do you fancy a holiday by the sea this summer? Cape south west of the coast of England! A mild Mediterranean climate, sandy beaches, turquoise waters and tropical plants … go to the Scilly Islands. Covering an area of 16.33 km², it is an archipelago located in the Celtic Sea (Atlantic Ocean), and west-southwest of the Cornish Peninsula. The Scilly Islands are home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, like St Martin’s, Bryher’s Hell Bay … a real paradise for beach lovers. The Scilly Islands archipelago is also known worldwide for its famous subtropical gardens of the abbey, “on 7 acres of Tresco Abbey Gardens”. These gardens are the main tourist site of the archipelago. After this nice walk, enjoy a boat trip that will allow you to observe the basking sharks, the dolphins off the coast. You can even see a turtle, with a little luck…