First heterosexual couple in Britain enter civil partnership: "Adeline Cosson and Kieran Hodgson became civil partners in a small ceremony today (October 14) in the Isle of Man. The pair said they wanted to “keep it simple” rather than have a traditional wedding but said they might get married at a later date. Civil partnerships became legal throughout the UK in 2004 as an alternative to marriage for same-sex couples. The Isle of Man, which is a Crown Dependency of the UK, legalised…
# Saint Andrew "The Little Chapel", decorated by broken pieces of colored glass, in a rural part of Guernsey, Channel Islands (a British Crown dependency in the English Channel, off the coast of Normandy) ~ 17 Astonishing Photos That You must See
Isle of Man. The Isle of Man, otherwise known simply as Mann, is a self-governing British Crown Dependency, located in the Irish Sea between the islands of Great Britain and Ireland. The head of state is Queen Elizabeth II, who holds the title of Lord of Mann. Wikipedia
"Samarès Manor" by tracygray | 3 August 2009 // Samarès Manor (Jèrriais: Mangni d'Sanmathès) is a manor house w/ medieval origins in the Vingtaine de Samarès, in the parish of St. Clement in Jersey, Channel Islands & is the traditional home of the Seigneur de Samarès. The name Samarès is an old French word meaning salt-marsh & much of the low-lying surrounding areas are or were coastal marshes | The gardens are open to the public from April until October.
Hispanic Beauty! Hispanic (Spanish: hispano, hispánico; Portuguese: hispânico, hispano, Catalan: hispà, hispànic) is an ethnonym that denotes a relationship to Spain or, in some definitions, to ancient Hispania, which comprised the Iberian Peninsula including the modern states of Andorra, Portugal, and Spain and the British Crown Dependency of Gibraltar.