Trentino Alto Adige, Italy

Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol (Italian: Trentino-Alto Adige; German: Trentino-Südtirol) is a region on the northernmost part of Italy. Until 1919, when it was annexed by Italy, this region belonged to Austria-Hungary, and before that, the Austrian Empire and the Holy Roman Empire. It covers 13,607 sq km (5,254 sq mi) and has a population of around one […]

Stockton On Tees, England

Stockton-on-Tees is a market town on the border between County Durham and North Yorkshire, England. It has a population of 84,000 people (2012 estimate) within a borough of some 191,000 people. More on Stockton-on-Tees Stockton-on-Tees, as its name suggested, was established by the bank of the River Tees. Its history goes back to Anglo-Saxon times. […]

Cheltenham, England

Cheltenham is a spa town and borough in Gloucestershire, England. The town covers 46.61 sq km (18 sq mi) and has a population of 115,000 people (2012 estimate). More on Cheltenham Cheltenham took its name from the River Chelt. Little is known of it, apart from that it received a market charter in 1226. It […]

Bath, Abbey

Bath Abbey is an Anglican parish church in Bath, Somerset, England. Officially known as the Abbey Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, Bath Abbey traces its history to the 7th century, when King Osric allowed the establishment of a convent in Bath. Bath Abbey has been built and rebuilt a few times down the […]