I found this map last week whilst looking for some other maps (see my old posts Getting lost in the world of maps Lost in the world of maps! Amazing maps tracking the cargo ships of the world The Mappa Mundi and the chained library at Hereford Cathedral May Map Madness Fantastic Map of The Roman Empire A Multitude of Maps Messing Around With Maps ) and i thought it was interesting enough to share. It shows what country you are facing if you stand on a British beach.
It’s fascinating to see just how many nations we can look out upon from Morocco in North Africa and all the way up over the North Pole to Russia.
I have other map related posts too but I think WordPress is limiting how many I can share on a single post! My final Map Medlee! Oh I sneaked in another one by logging out and logging back in.
Whenever people talk disparagingly about the British weather, it is worth noting that the top islands are parallel with southern Greenland and whenever visitors go there they don’t seem to be upset by cold or unsettled conditions! If you’re interested in learning why British weather is so complicated then this post is for you Autumn is here or why is weather in Britain so complicated
And the perennial favourite and to many surprising….