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Map of UK Counties in Great Britain, Northern Ireland, and in addition Ireland (which is not in the UK).

Map of UK Counties in Great Britain, Northern Ireland, and in addition Ireland…

Explanation of the difference between UK, Great Britain, and British Isles - easy visual guide when people ask!

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland//Omg thank you. Pinning to remind everyone that Ireland is in the British Isles but not Britain

This is no movie setting, it is a real street in York, UK. It's called The Shambles & Little Shambles, full of little quaint shops.

Britain: The Shambles Street, York -- preserved from medieval times! little shops, is one of the main tourist destinations in York. it is one of the best preserved medieval streets in the world

thenortheasterner:    I found this gorgeous geological map of Great Britain yesterday, I love the internet.

Geology of Great Britain. This old geological map of Great Britain shows in detail the geology of the whole island, and also the relationship of the south coast sections to this.

Cambridge, UK. Our tips for 25 fun things to do in England: http://www.europealacarte.co.uk/blog/2011/08/18/what-to-do-england/

Sophia loves walking around cambridge, especially along the river Cam and exploring the baks. Cambridge, UK--punting on the Cam or one of its canals. What a wonderful way to spend a summer day.

Dartmouth Lower Ferry by KPAR UK Photography on Flickr

Dartmouth Lower Ferry ~ Devon, England The Royal Dart just seen on the right - my sister in law was married here my wife's grandmother lives here we'll be back soon