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Tourist Information

 
Frequently Asked Questions are listed in order of popularity.

Where can I get official advice from British and U.S. governments on travel abroad?
The U.S. State Department offers travel advice for U.S. citizens, including information on travel to the United Kingdom.


How old is Stonehenge?
Stonehenge, the most famous prehistoric monument in Britain, is situated on Salisbury Plain in the county of Wiltshire.

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