The culture of the united kingdom is influenced by the uks history as a developed state a liberal democracy and a great power its predominantly christian religious life and its composition of four countriesengland wales scotland and northern irelandeach of which has distinct customs cultures and symbolismthe wider culture of europe has also influenced british culture and.
scotland scots scotland scottish gaelic alba ˈalˠapə listen is a country that is part of the united kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of great britain it shares a border with england to the south and is otherwise surrounded by the atlantic ocean with the north sea to the east and the north channel and irish sea to the southwest.
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scotland is world famous for its castles not just because so many are immaculately preserved but also because many are set against some of the most breathtaking scenery in britain.
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