Steeped in history, pomp and ceremony, the United Kingdom has cosmopolitan cities and vast green wilderness to explore.
Zoom under London in the tube and pop up at a long list of historical sights you’ll spend days discovering.
Take the mail train under the street of central London. Used util 2003 this ‘mini-tube’ ferried mail underground for nearly 100 years when travelling overland simply took too long.
The United Kingdom consists of 4 countries (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland). Great Britan simply refers to the Island of Britan which includes only England Scotland and Wales.