Jersey Channel Islands Accommodations Are Part of the Common Travel Area
Though the Channel Islands are often referred to as part of the United Kingdom, they are considered a separate entity, making Jersey Channel Islands accommodations an unofficial place to stay in the United Kingdom. Jersey is a dependency of the British Crown, near the coast of Normandy, France. The group known as the Channel Islands belongs to the UK only through the Common Travel Area and British Nationality Act of 1981. If you book one of the Jersey Channel Islands vacation rentals, you might consider flying into Guernsey Airport and then renting a car to get to Jersey lodging rather than booking a flight to London.
The Occupation of Jersey Channel Islands Accommodations
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, since many of the Jersey Channel Islands vacation rentals are built on land inhabited as far back as the Bronze Age and Iron Age. Several archeological sites have revealed evidence of the Roman Empire which influenced much of the Channel Islands' historical past. The Islands used to belong to the Duchy of Normandy but are mostly self-governed today.
Jersey Channel Islands Vacation Rentals Are near the Water
Jersey lodging is spread out over 118.2 square kilometers which is the size of Jersey Island. Depending on your choice in Jersey Channel Islands vacation rentals, you might have views of the water or the forest. Many visitors to
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choose beach houses which run along the sandy bays or atop rugged cliffs.
Marine and Land Species Around Jersey Lodging
The Islands' biodiversity offers plenty of animals to tourists in Jersey. The green lizard is most interesting since it is an engendered reptile found only in Jersey. Rabbit, red squirrel, hedgehog, shrew, and bank vole are other species of animals you might run across on the island. Marine species include conger, undulate ray, bass, ormer, and ballan wrasse, which means fresh seafood cuisine is attainable at the local restaurants. Bottlenose dolphin and grey seals also frequent the waters around Jersey Island. It is possible to book a boat tour to visit the other parts of the Channel Islands and see marine life.
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