England

Country:England
Location: > The United Kingdom



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    Top Descriptions

    England is undeniably world famous, and whether you’re visiting the country for its modern or ancient culture, its impressive architecture, or its excellent museums and sights, you’ll find plenty on offer here. Through its complex colonial history and subsequent spread of its language and culture, this small country in the northern reaches of has managed to utilise most corners of the world. And this colonial past shows in the diverse array of cultures that call this green and pleasant (and mostly flat) land their home. But this mix of culture makes England somewhat of a working experiment in globalised society, and teething problems of late have sadly driven up nationalist sentiments and anti-immigration policies. But don’t let that put you off visiting. While the British might appear cold at first, if you try to engage them on the street or at a bus stop then they will respond and help you – and be quite happy to do it too! And if you’re on a budget, it is exactly the local advice that you should be looking for, for while England can certainly boast extensive and modern facilities it is by no means cheap or even good value for money. – Daniel
     
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    Top Tips

    To keep costs down, try to book your transportation as far in advance as possible. You’ll pay a premium if you book on the day at the station, and quite often it’s cheaper to book two single tickets to get from A to B to C then it is to book a ticket straight from A to C.
    The north of the country is often neglected in favour of and the south, but value for money is slightly better up there and the people tend to be a little more warm-hearted too.
    If you decide to drive in the UK, do make sure you pay careful attention to the road laws. There are speed cameras everywhere, and it’s illegal to drive in a bus lane. Lots of people get fined for simple things as well, such as parking in the wrong place. In fact, parking can be a nightmare, so if you have the money and the foresight, perhaps just use the extensive public transportation system.
    If you’re on a budget, look out for the pub chain JD Wetherspoon as this is probably the cheapest ‘pub grub’ around.
     
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    The Country

      What should we know?

      Name in local script:England
      Also known as:
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      Environment type:field, grass, hill, ocean, river, woods
      Religion type:Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Sikhism
       
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      Animals:badger, fox, hedgehog, mole
      Birds:goose, pigeon, starling, swan

      How much will it cost us?

      Currency:British Pound (GBP)
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      High season:June, July, August
      Low season:November, January, February

        How can we get in contact?

        Language(s):English
        Timezone:UTC+00:00, UTC+01:00
        Country calling code:44

        How can we get there?

          Coordinates:
          Geographical feature:Atlantic Ocean, English Channel, The Thames River
           
          Neighboring countries:Scotland,
          Land borders:
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          Altitude:0 to 978m
          Population:53012456
          Size:130,279km2

          Local Availability

            ItemSizeAverage Cost
            Beer (multinational)500mlGBP1.25
            Beer (national)500mlGBP1.02
            Fizzy drink1 litreGBP0.70
            Fruit juice1 litreGBP0.80
            Gin (multinational)1 litreGBP22
            Gin (national)1 litreGBP16.25
            Milk1 litreGBP0.83
            Oil1 litreGBP1.48
            Rum (multinational)1 litreGBP19.25
            Rum (national)1 litreGBP14
            Vodka (multinational)1 litreGBP16.50
            Vodka (national)1 litreGBP13
            Water1 litreGBP0.50
            Whisky (multinational)1 litreGBP17
            Whisky (national)1 litreGBP14
            Wine1 bottleGBP4.80
            ItemSizeAverage Cost
            Almonds100gGBP1.38
            Apples1kgGBP1.60
            Bananas1kgGBP0.72
            Bell pepper1kgGBP1.95
            Bread1 loafGBP1.10
            Carrots1kgGBP0.60
            Chillies1kgGBP9.59
            Chocolate (multinational)1 barGBP0.55
            Chocolate (national)1 barGBP0.28
            Coconut milk1 canGBP1.35
            Cucumber1kgGBP1.08
            Eggs1 dozenGBP1.68
            Garlic1kgGBP7.50
            Ginger1kgGBP3.58
            Honey1 jarGBP1.31
            Ice cream1 unitGBP0.85
            Jam1 jarGBP0.72
            Onions1kgGBP0.77
            Oranges1kgGBP1.99
            Pasta1kgGBP1.40
            Peanut butter1 jarGBP1.05
            Peanuts100gGBP0.90
            Potatoes1kgGBP0.82
            Raisins100gGBP0.50
            Rice1kgGBP1.05
            Sandwich1 unitGBP1.10
            Tomatoes1kgGBP1.75
            ItemSizeAverage Cost
            Antifungal shampoo1 bottleGBP4
            Conditioner1 bottleGBP1.90
            Condoms1 packGBP4
            Deodorant1 canGBP1.10
            Floss1 packGBP1.35
            Hand sanitizer1 bottleGBP1.05
            Laundry soap1 barGBP1.30
            Razors1 packGBP3
            Sanitary towels1 packGBP1
            Shampoo1 bottleGBP1.22
            Soap1 barGBP0.62
            Tampons1 boxGBP1.25
            Toilet roll1 unitGBP0.50
            Toothpaste1 tubeGBP0.90
            Washing powder1 boxGBP2.25
            ItemSizeAverage Cost
            Antiseptic cream1 tubeGBP1.65
            Bandages1 packGBP0.45
            Chapstick1 unitGBP1.25
            Contact lens solution1 bottleGBP1.80
            Headache tablets1 packGBP0.30
            Ibuprofen1 packGBP0.53
            Mosquito repellent1 bottle
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            Nail clippers1 setGBP2.25
            Plasters1 packGBP1
            Sun cream1 bottleGBP3.50
            Sunglasses1 pair
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            ItemSizeAverage Cost
            Batteries4-packGBP2.88
            Chilli powder100gGBP1.73
            Cigarettes (multinational)20-packGBP9.34
            Cigarettes (national)20-packGBP7.64
            Coriander100gGBP2.18
            Cumin100gGBP2.15
            Fuel1 litreGBP1.21
            Internet1 hour
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            Lighter1 unitGBP0.90
            Matches1 packGBP0.73
            Paprika100gGBP1.84
            Travel multiadapter1 unit
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            Travel plug1 unitGBP3.05
            Turmeric100gGBP1.84
            Stock1 packGBP0.99

            Local Cuisine

              DishAverage CostLocation Availability
              Bagel (loaded)GBP5.62
              Baked potato (meat)GBP4.29
              Banana splitGBP5.95
              BhajiGBP2.95
              Biryani (meat)GBP8.23
              Biryani (vegetarian)GBP7.23
              BologneseGBP5.95
              Breakfast (cooked)GBP2.45
              BrownieGBP3.85
              BruschettaGBP5.62
              BurgerGBP7.48
              Burger (cheese)GBP7.73
              Burrito (meat)GBP6.40
              CalamariGBP12.75
              Cake (slice)GBP1.85
              CarbonaraGBP8.93
              ChapattiGBP1.65
              Cheese boardGBP7.22
              CheesecakeGBP5.88
              Chicken wingsGBP5.83
              Chilli con (vegetarian)GBP5.49
              Chilli con carneGBP5.69
              CrabGBP8.95
              Curry (generic – meat)GBP5.15
              Curry (generic – vegetable)GBP5.40
              Curry (South Asia – meat)GBP7.61
              Curry (South Asia – vegetarian)GBP5.83
              Curry (Southeast Asia – meat)GBP10.95
              Curry (Southeast Asia – vegetarian)GBP10.95
              Duck (sauce)GBP4.50
              Dumplings (Asian – meat)GBP4.60
              Fillet (fish)GBP17.45
              Fish and chipsGBP10.19
              FishcakesGBP8.38
              French friesGBP2.55
              Fried (chicken)GBP7.95
              Fried rice (meat)GBP7.47
              Fried rice (vegetable)GBP7.53
              Full English breakfastGBP4.87
              Garlic breadGBP3.23
              DishAverage CostLocation Availability
              Ice cream (sundae)GBP4.53
              KebabGBP3.88
              Kung Pao chickenGBP4.80
              Lamb chopsGBP11.10
              LasagnaGBP8.50
              Lasagna (vegetarian)GBP6.55
              Mashed potatoesGBP3.50
              Meat ballsGBP10.95
              MezzeGBP11.95
              Mixed grillGBP15.08
              MusselsGBP9.55
              NaanGBP1.93
              NachosGBP3.75
              Noodle soup (meat)GBP2.50
              Noodles (meat)GBP7.72
              Noodles (vegetable)GBP7.53
              OmeletteGBP6.12
              Onion ringsGBP2.50
              Pancake (Asian savoury)GBP1
              Pancake (loaded)GBP4.30
              PaniniGBP3.99
              PapadumGBP0.60
              Pasta (meat)GBP9.28
              Pasta (vegetable)GBP7.95
              PâtéGBP4.95
              Peking duckGBP7.90
              Pie (meat)GBP4.90
              Pilau rice (meat)GBP2.25
              Pizza (loaded)GBP9.95
              Pizza (simple)GBP7.95
              Prawn crackersGBP1.65
              PrawnsGBP6.48
              DishAverage CostLocation Availability
              Ravioli (meat)GBP10.95
              RibsGBP6.53
              Rice (steamed)GBP2.39
              Rice (sticky)GBP3.50
              Rice (vegetable)GBP2.85
              RisottoGBP11.28
              Roasted (chicken)GBP5.85
              Roasted (lamb)GBP9.99
              SaladGBP6.07
              Salad (meat)GBP6.78
              Samosas (meat)GBP3.05
              Samosas (vegetable)GBP2.95
              Sandwich (loaded)GBP3.25
              Sausage and mashGBP8.85
              Skewers (meat)GBP7.13
              Soup (meat)GBP4.15
              Soup (vegetarian)GBP4.08
              Spring rollsGBP3.80
              SteakGBP13.17
              Stir fry (meat)GBP7.85
              Stir fry (vegetable)GBP7.48
              Sweet and sour (meat)GBP4.22
              Tom YumGBP4.60
              Whole (fish)GBP12.73
              WrapsGBP3.90
              BeverageAverage CostLocation Availability
              Beer (multinational)GBP4.17
              Beer (national)GBP4.15
              Brandy (shot)GBP3.50
              CappuccinoGBP1.88
              Champagne (bottle)GBP27.48
              Cider (bottle)GBP4.20
              CocktailGBP5.90
              CoffeeGBP2.14
              Fruit juice (fresh)GBP2.47
              Gin (shot)GBP3.23
              Hot chocolateGBP2.38
              Iced coffeeGBP2.65
              Iced teaGBP3.95
              Port (bottle)GBP28.95
              Port (glass)GBP2.95
              Prosecco (glass)GBP5.50
              Rum (shot)GBP3.23
              Soft drinkGBP1.71
              Sparkling waterGBP2.95
              TeaGBP1.60
              Tea (herbal)GBP1.75
              Tequila (shot)GBP2.95
              Tonic waterGBP2.30
              Water (2L)GBP5.68
              Whisky (shot)GBP3.55
              Wine (bottle)GBP15.95
              Wine (glass)GBP4.22

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