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England is a country located in southern region of the United Kingdom, off the northwestern coastline of continental Europe. It was founded around the period from 501 to 700 AD.
England Travel Guide
This local travel guide below will provide you with travel information & tips to plan your trip to England and find the best things to see, do and experience in England even before you arrive here.
History [Founded in around 501 to 700 AD] • Capital [London] • Government [British Constituent country] • Currency [British Pound Sterling (£)] • Language [English(Official), Cornish(Official)] • Religion [Christian, Islam] • Electricity [230V, 50 Hz. Type G power sockets] • Time Zone [UTC/GMT +1h] • Country Code [+20] • Internet TLD [.eg] • Emergencies [Dial 999, 101 to call local police in England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland]
Events, Festivals and Holiday
– New Year’s Day, January 1, Fri
– Good Friday, March 25, Fri
– Early May Bank Holiday, May 2, Mon
– Spring Bank Holiday, May 30, Mon
– Christmas Day, December 25, Sun
– Boxing Day, December 26, Mon
Restaurant – 10% of the bill.
Tour Guide – No tipping expected. if want to tip 10%
Hotel – 1- 2 pounds per bag, or 5 pound if you are in a high end hotel.
Taxi Driver – No tipping expected. Fare will be round up
Spas – No tipping expected.
Money & Duty Free
Pound : GBP with symbol : £ = 100 pence
England Notes denominations(£): 5, 10, 20, 50
England Coin denominations(£): 1, 2
England Coin denominations(pence): 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50.
MasterCard, American Express and Visa are widely accepted in hotels, shops and restaurants. It is advisable to have more smaller US dollar notes for easy spending as locals prefer dollars.
ATMs are available in many places and accept cards from overseas banks such as MasterCard, Visa, Cirrus, Plus, Maestro.
Widely accepted. In Pounds Sterling.