The Channel Tunnel is one of the biggest engineering projects ever undertaken in the UK. Taking more than five years to complete, with more than 13,000 workers from England and France collaborating…

How the Channel Tunnel was Built

The Channel Tunnel is one of the biggest engineering projects ever undertaken in the UK. Taking more than five years to complete, with more than 13,000 workers from England and France collaborating…

7 Wonders of the Modern World:   1. The Channel Tunnel = Train to/from England - France

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7 Wonders of the Modern World: 1. The Channel Tunnel = Train to/from England - France

The Channel Tunnel (also referred to as the Chunnel) is a 31.4 mi undersea rail tunnel (linking Folkestone, Kent, in the United Kingdom with Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, near Calais in northern France) beneath the English Channel at the Strait of Dover.

The Channel Tunnel (also referred to as the Chunnel) is a 31.4 mi undersea rail tunnel (linking Folkestone, Kent, in the United Kingdom with Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, near Calais in northern France) beneath the English Channel at the Strait of Dover.

Drive between Europe and the UK in your own car. Find out how easy it is to use the Eurotunnel shuttle through the Channel Tunnel.

Lunch in France on Your UK Tour? Just Drive onto "Le Shuttle"

Drive between Europe and the UK in your own car. Find out how easy it is to use the Eurotunnel shuttle through the Channel Tunnel.

English channel map.  Hope to take this to Paris for the day this Spring.

English channel map. Hope to take this to Paris for the day this Spring.

27 Great Things To Do In London This Fall -  Take the channel tunnel train to Paris for the day.

27 Things Everyone In London Should Do This Fall

27 Great Things To Do In London This Fall - Take the channel tunnel train to Paris for the day.

The Channel Tunnel - or Chunnel, as it's often referred to - is the world's longest international tunnel and connects London with France by ...

World's coolest tunnels

The Channel Tunnel - or Chunnel, as it's often referred to - is the world's longest international tunnel and connects London with France by ...

The Channel Tunnel, English Channel: This is among the easiest modern engineering marvels to bag dur... - Denis Charlet, AFP/Getty Images

The Channel Tunnel, English Channel: This is among the easiest modern engineering marvels to bag dur... - Denis Charlet, AFP/Getty Images

Built by Brazil and Paraguay on the Paraná River, the Itaipu dam is the world's largest hydroelectric power plant. Completed in 1991, it took 16 years to build this series of dams whose length totals 7,744 m. It used 15 times more concrete than the Channel Tunnel, which connects England and France

Built by Brazil and Paraguay on the Paraná River, the Itaipu dam is the world's largest hydroelectric power plant. Completed in 1991, it took 16 years to build this series of dams whose length totals 7,744 m. It used 15 times more concrete than the Channel Tunnel, which connects England and France

THE CHANNEL TUNNEL (French: Le tunnel sous la Manche; also referred to as the Chunnel) is a 50.5-kilometre (31.4 mi) undersea rail tunnel linking Folkestone, Kent, in the United Kingdom with Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, near Calais in northern France beneath the English Channel at the Strait of Dover. At its lowest point, it is 75 m (250 ft) deep.   (en.wikipedia.org)

THE CHANNEL TUNNEL (French: Le tunnel sous la Manche; also referred to as the Chunnel) is a 50.5-kilometre (31.4 mi) undersea rail tunnel linking Folkestone, Kent, in the United Kingdom with Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, near Calais in northern France beneath the English Channel at the Strait of Dover. At its lowest point, it is 75 m (250 ft) deep. (en.wikipedia.org)

A migrant jumps out from the rear of a truck as a French CRS riot police stand near after he failed in his attempt to make a clandestine crossing to England through the Channel tunnel in Calais, May 22, 2015. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

Waiting in Calais

A migrant jumps out from the rear of a truck as a French CRS riot police stand near after he failed in his attempt to make a clandestine crossing to England through the Channel tunnel in Calais, May 22, 2015. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

Visiting the Nazi Second World War tunnels in Jersey in the Channel Islands, UK. These are quite scary tunnels to visit, showing some of the hospital rooms and the terrible conditions of workers having to dig the tunnels. They also tell the history of the Channel Islands under Hitler's rule and the harsh lives they had to endure. Read more by clicking the photo above.

War Tunnels, Jersey, Channel Islands

Visiting the Nazi Second World War tunnels in Jersey in the Channel Islands, UK. These are quite scary tunnels to visit, showing some of the hospital rooms and the terrible conditions of workers having to dig the tunnels. They also tell the history of the Channel Islands under Hitler's rule and the harsh lives they had to endure. Read more by clicking the photo above.

The Eurostar underwater from Paris to London and back!  Chunnel --crosses under the English Channel from Paris to England

The Eurostar underwater from Paris to London and back! Chunnel --crosses under the English Channel from Paris to England

Migrants in Calais Desperately Rush the Channel Tunnel to England, Night After Night - The New York Times,  July, 2015

Migrants in Calais Desperately Rush the Channel Tunnel to England, Night After Night

Migrants in Calais Desperately Rush the Channel Tunnel to England, Night After Night - The New York Times, July, 2015

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