Great Britain is the official name given to the two kingdoms of England and Scotland, and the principality of Wales.  The United Kingdom (UK) includes these areas as well as Northern Ireland.  Britain refers to only England and Wales, though some will shorten Great Britain with this term.

Great Britain is the official name given to the two kingdoms of England and Scotland, and the principality of Wales. The United Kingdom (UK) includes these areas as well as Northern Ireland. Britain refers to only England and Wales, though some will shorten Great Britain with this term.

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Britain's richest street, the average house price is £19.5m. It'd be a lot easier to move to Britain if I knew one of these people.

Britain's richest street, the average house price is £19.5m. It'd be a lot easier to move to Britain if I knew one of these people.

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What To Eat In Wales! From where to go, to what to eat, here is just a sample of the delicious comfort foods you'll find in Wales including Welsh Cakes, Bara Brith, Rarebit, and some of the best ice cream I've ever tasted.

What To Eat In Wales! From where to go, to what to eat, here is just a sample of the delicious comfort foods you'll find in Wales including Welsh Cakes, Bara Brith, Rarebit, and some of the best ice cream I've ever tasted.

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The First Timer's Weekend Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland | Planning on a quick stop through Edinburgh on your way through Europe? Check out my quick travel guide for what to do, where to stay and how to get around in this majestic city. All you need is a few days in Edinburgh to fall in love like I did. Happy Travels!

The First Timer's Weekend Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland | Planning on a quick stop through Edinburgh on your way through Europe? Check out my quick travel guide for what to do, where to stay and how to get around in this majestic city. All you need is a few days in Edinburgh to fall in love like I did. Happy Travels!

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Port Isaac, North Cornwall - fabulous! Where Doc Martin Is filmed ! Love that show on PBS.

Port Isaac, North Cornwall - fabulous! Where Doc Martin Is filmed ! Love that show on PBS.

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glorious-britain:The Shambles Street, York This street is from the medieval times, a narrow, low street filled with unsual little shops, is one of the main tourist destinations in york, it is the best...

glorious-britain:The Shambles Street, York This street is from the medieval times, a narrow, low street filled with unsual little shops, is one of the main tourist destinations in york, it is the best...

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Staircase at Highclere Castle (where Downton Abbey is filmed).
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Coronation portrait - 1600 copy of 1558 original (National Portrait Gallery, London)  Previous  Next  List    This is a 1600 copy of a portrait painted of 25-year old Elizabeth Tudor in her coronation robes with her regalia.

Coronation portrait - 1600 copy of 1558 original (National Portrait Gallery, London) Previous Next List This is a 1600 copy of a portrait painted of 25-year old Elizabeth Tudor in her coronation robes with her regalia.

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