England is only distanced 29km from France across the narrowest part of the English Channel. Much of England is flat or low-lying.
Bound by Scotland to the north and Wales to the west, it is the largest of the three political divisions within the island of Great Britain.
A brilliant destination for city lovers and countrysiders alike, England has a diverse range of attractions and activities to offer travellers. Day walks, multi-day treks and mountaineering opportunities abound, as do ideal cycling routes through pretty English countryside.