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Isle of Wight Travel Guide  

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Info about Isle of Wight

Area:
380 km2
Overview

Isle of Wight is an island county located south of Hampshire, England. This popular holiday resort is known for its natural beauty and is nicknamed ‘The Island’. The population of the island is around 150,000 inhabitants. Interestingly, the island is also one of the best fossil sites for dinosaurs in Europe.
The climate of this island is of the mild variety with pleasant temperatures all year round, making it an ideal tourist location. Winters are cool and summers have pleasant evenings, with moderate rainfall.
The island has a rich history with an equally competent economy. Manufacturing was the major activity, with the world’s first hovercraft manufactured here. Today, the biggest industry is tourism with almost a million visitors a year. It is followed by agriculture.

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Robert Bale
Level 100     6 Trophy   
Overall rating 6
Overall Guide : The Osbourne House, built in an Italian style of architecture, is a major historical landmark of the island. It has been the residence of the royal family of England, and the rooms as well as the museum housed inside are... more reminiscent of the Victorian Age. Wildlife enthusiasts can enjoy a trip to the Butterfly World and Fountain World which houses a variety of butterflies and tropical birds. A separate attraction is the Fountain World, which displays manicured gardens and pretty fountains. Visitors can also attend the popular annual rock festival, the Isle of Wight Festival, which covers various musical events featuring different genres of music. The festival is attended by millions of people; stalwarts like Jimi Hendrix have performed at the event. The Amazon World houses almost 300 species of exotic animals and birds. It also houses an adventure playground and an international breeding centre which houses endangered species.
lamin turay
Level 9     1 Trophy    Viaggia: Friends
Overall rating 5
Overall Guide : Is a very cool and nice place to be for vacation
Not to be missed riding bicycle , Playing around , Work around with friend
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