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Tuesday, 18 January 2022

Isle of Wight

County and island of England


Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight

The Isle of Wight is a county and the largest and second-most populous island of England. It is in the English Channel, between two and five miles off the coast of Hampshire, from which it is separated by the Solent. The island has resorts that have been holiday destinations since Victorian times, and is known for its mild climate, coastal scenery, and verdant landscape of fields, downland and chines. The island is part of the historic county of Southampton. It is designated a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.

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