WELCOME TO ENGLAND
Did you know that...
1 British Pound is equal to 1.52805 American Dollars. Click here if you want to know what 2 or more British Pounds are worth in America.
England has won the FIFA World Cup once in 1966 and they came in fourth in 1990.
Their motto is "God and my right".
England is about 50,346 square miles (130,395 square kilometers).
J.K.Rowling, author of Harry Potter and numerous other titles grew up in England.
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Click on the Picture to go to the England World Cup Soccer Site

Time in London, England
England is eight hours ahead of Los Angeles, seven hours ahead of Denver, six hours ahead of St. Louis, and five hours ahead of Washington D.C.

Introduction
Hi. This is the world cup wiki page for the province of England on the island of the U.K. of the western coast of Europe. The population of England is 49,138,831. England is the most populous of the four U.K. provinces. It is in the southeast corner of the U.K. The currency is the British pound. They speak a different kind of English. They speak the Queen's English.



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English Flag



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Map of England

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Tower of London

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Queen Elizabeth

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Big Ben

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Guard of Buckingham palace. These guards are said not to even blink.



Weather
The weather in England is usually between 25 degrees Fahrenheit and 85 degrees Fahrenheit. It is a rather wet climate. It is driest in the east and warmest in the south.

Travel Tips
Click here to go to the London Airport. You usually get around by subway in London and by tractor in the farmlands.

Tourist or Historical Attractions
While you are in England you should visit Stonehenge, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, and Wimbledon. Wimbledon is open from 9 AM to 5 PM. The Tower of London is open to tour anywhere from 3 to 13 hours. Stonehenge you can visit any time you want. Big Ben is open on these days at these times Monday and Tuesday: 9am-12pm (full tour) Wednesday: 9am-9.55am (full tour) and 10am-12pm (partial tour of Lords only) Thursday: no tours Friday: 3.30pm-5pm (full tour). They are not open on the weekends. Also click here for Harrods the world famous department store for luxury items.

Museums
Click here to go to the British Museum site. They are open every day from 10 AM to 5:30 PM. Click here to go to the Natural History Museum site. They are open every day from 10 AM to 5:50 PM. Click here to see the "Jack The Ripper" tours. Click here to visit the Torture in the Tower of London site.


Hotel and Restaurants
The Sanderson hotel and restaurant is a 5-star hotel in London. Click Here to go to their site. Click here to visit the London China Town site. They are open from 12 PM to 11 30 PM on Monday-Saturday and 11 30 AM to 11 30 PM on Sunday. Click here to look at The Bedford Swan hotel in London.

Currency
British Pound
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These are 5, 10, and 20 pounds.


Book
Click here to look at The Story of Britain: From the Romans to the Present: A Narrative History. You should read this book because it has history on all the British greats. Click here to look at A Taste of England. You should read this book because it has all the good recipes in England.
Music
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The Beatles cover for there last album.

This is the Beatles, one of the most famous bands in the history
of music. They named their last album after Abbey road in England. They
also made the last album at Abbey road studios.Click here for the Abbey road studio website.






USA Embassy in England

Phone number(s): (+44-20) 74999000

Address: 24 Grosvenor Square

E-Mail addresses: none

USA Ambassador in England: Louis Susman

Click here for more info on the USA embassy in England.

English Embassy in USA

Phone numbers(s): (+1-202) 5886500, 5887800, 5887830

Address: 3100 Massachusetts Avenue, NW

E-Mail addresses: none

English Ambassador in USA: Sir Nigel Sheinwald

Click here for more info on the England embassy in the USA.


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