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Top Things to Do in London (Dover), England, from a Cruise Ship - Created by BoostVacations.com Staff

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Dover Castle

Dover Castle is a medieval castle in the town of the same name in the English county of Kent. It was founded in the 12th century and has been described as the "Key to England" due to its defensive significance throughout history. It is the largest castle in England.

White Cliffs of Dover

The White Cliffs of Dover are cliffs which form part of the English coastline facing the Strait of Dover and France. The cliffs are part of the North Downs formation. The cliff face, which reaches up to 350 feet (110 m), owes its striking façade to its composition of chalk accentuated by streaks of black flint.

St Margaret's at Cliffe

St. Margaret's at Cliffe is a three-part village situated just off the coast road between Deal and Dover in Kent, England. The heart of the village is about two miles (3 km) from the sea with the residential area of Nelson Park further inland and St Margaret's Bay situated along and below the cliffs north of South Foreland.

South Foreland Lighthouse

South Foreland Lighthouse is a Victorian lighthouse on the South Foreland in St. Margaret's Bay, Dover, Kent, England, used to warn ships approaching the nearby Goodwin Sands. It went out of service in 1988 and is currently owned by the National Trust.

Dover Museum

For museums in any other town or city named Dover, see Dover (disambiguation). Dover Museum is a museum in Dover, Kent, in south-east England. Founded in February 1836 by the town's mayor Edward Pett Thompson, it was initially housed in the old Guildhall and run by the Dover Philosophical Institute.

Samphire Hoe Country Park

Samphire Hoe Country Park is a country park situated 3 km (2 miles) west of Dover in Kent in southeast England. The park was created by using 4.9 million cubic metres of chalk marl from the Channel Tunnel excavations and is found at the bottom of a section of the White Cliffs of Dover.

Channel Tunnel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Channel Tunnel ( French: Le tunnel sous la Manche; also referred to as the Chunnel) is a 50.5-kilometre (31.4 mi) 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.

Dover Beach

" Dover Beach" is a short lyric poem by the English poet Matthew Arnold. It was first published in 1867 in the collection New Poems, but surviving notes indicate its composition may have begun as early as 1849. The most likely date is 1851.

Latest Film Releases, Film Showtimes

Select your desired branch: FILMS ARE LISTED BELOW WITH THEIR NATIONAL RELEASE DATE. SOME FILMS WILL SHOW AT THIS CINEMA ON A DIFFERENT DATE TO THAT LISTED. NOT ALL FILMS WILL SHOW AT THIS CINEMA.

St Mary in Castro, Dover

St Mary in Castro, or St Mary de Castro, is a church in the grounds of Dover Castle, Kent, south-east England. It is a heavily restored Saxon structure, built next to a Roman lighthouse which became the church bell-tower. St Mary serves the local population and the army, and is the church of the Dover Garrison.

The Roman Painted House, Dover- Homepage

The Roman Painted House, Dover. The finest Roman House on show in Britain, The Painted House is now a major tourist attraction. Built about AD. 200 it formed part of a large mansio or official hotel, for travelers crossing the Channel.

Connaught Park - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Connaught Park, TMR, a green space in Mount Royal, Quebec Canada

Dover Western Heights

The Western Heights of Dover are one of the most impressive fortifications in Britain. They comprise a series of forts, strong points and ditches, designed to protect the country from invasion. They were created to augment the existing defences and protect the key port of Dover from both seaward and landward attack.

Women's Land Army

The Women's Land Army (WLA) was a British civilian organisation created during the First and Second World Wars to work in agriculture replacing men called up to the military. Women who worked for the WLA were commonly known as Land Girls.

Louis Blériot

Louis Charles Joseph Blériot (1 July 1872 - 1 August 1936) was a French aviator, inventor and engineer. He developed the first practical headlamp for cars and established a profitable business manufacturing them, using much of the money he made to finance his attempts to build a successful aircraft.