Steve's World Blog Information and articles on cities, towns and villages around the world.

March 29, 2016

Trades Search

Filed under: DIY,Services,United Kingdom — Tags: , , , — needahand @ 11:40 pm

Trades Search – A new website to help you track down tradesmen in your local area Trades Search is very handy for this purpose. You will be able to get quotes and find the cheapest tradesmen in your town, no matter what type of job you have in mind. You can easily locate plumbers for all your plumbing and heating jobs, electricians for your electrical wiring, lighting and appliance installations, and plasterers for any plastering, rendering, dry lining or screeding. So why not pop along to Trades Search and give it a go?

March 3, 2016

Florida USA

Filed under: Facts,Travel,USA — Tags: , , — needahand @ 12:34 am

Florida USA – Ranked only 22nd in the USA according to area, Florida is still larger than England and Wales combined and it enjoys considerably better weather conditions as well, with long hours of sunshine and a healthy climate which has attracted many expats to move there and is especially popular with the older generation. The population of Florida is some 20.2 million, making it the eighth highest in the USA for population density. Florida has over 1,300 miles of coastline making it a popular holiday destination. The largest city is Jacksonville, while the state capital is Tallahassee. The nickname of Florida is “The Sunshine State”.

March 1, 2016

The County of Kent

Filed under: England,United Kingdom — Tags: , , , — needahand @ 11:15 am

The County of Kent – Often called “The Garden of England” the county of Kent is one of the Home Counties and is located to the south-east of London, actually bordering the Greater London area and also bordering the Thames Estuary, East Sussex and Surrey. Kent has an area of around 1,440 square miles and a sizeable population of over 1.7 million, making it the 6th largest county by population in England. Kent has one city in the shape of the historic Canterbury and has many fine attractions making it a worthwhile place to visit when you are in this part of England. Other large towns include Maidstone, Dartford, Ashford and Dover.

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