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U.K. National Parks

Seven Sisters chalk cliffs along the English Channel, South Downs National Park, England ~ Photograph by Dave Porter, Photolibrary

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On August 6, 1926, Gertrude Ederle becomes the first woman to swim across the English Channel, prompting the first ticker-tape parade in New York City.

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Saint Peter Port, Guernsey, a commonwealth of the United Kingdom, but French & English are it's official languages, it lies in the English Channel.

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The Strange Shape Of Turnip Rock

The White Cliffs of Dover are located on the English Channel, where Great Britain is the closest to the continent. They are a beautiful sight, made up of white chalk streaked with flint. England.

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This festive, charming little street is in the seaside town of Weymouth, Dorset, which sits on a sheltered bay of the River Wey on the English Channel coast. The Weymouth Esplanade, where you may promenade, is particularly attractive with its colourful Georgian terraces, the multi-hued Jubilee Clock, and the popular sandy beach. Weymouth is also one of the sunniest spots in the UK.

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