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THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Country Information and Travel Guide

GOVERNMENT ADVICE, TOURIST INFORMATION, NEWSPAPERS, ETC.

Foreign & Commonwealth Office Advice & warnings
British Embassy in the USA Official UK Government website
BBC Country Profile Includes: Profile, National Holidays, Newspapers, etc.
Nation by Nation History and information on all the countries world
WorldTravelGuide.net Visa and Passport requirements, holiday advice, international travel, business trip, flights and hotels
Lonely Planet Worldguide In country conditions - warts and all
CIA - World Factbook
Wikipedia the free encyclopaedia
The Septic's Companion is an A-to-Zed dictionary of British Slang words and phrases, written by a Scotsman living in America
Google - Maps - United States

NATIONAL INFORMATION:

The Union Jack America's only national British newspaper
TheBrits.com The On-Limey Community Magazine serving British and Irish businesses and expats
Scots Heritage Magazine The Complete Resource for North American Scots

REGIONAL INFORMATION

Baltimore Brits Yahoo group, Baltimore, MD.
British American Society (BAS) San Diego, California
The British Connection in Louisiana. society of British women. Photos of the UK, recipes, news and photos of activities, local British connections, British trivia, and much more.
British Florida Information and news for Brits living in Florida.

BRITISH FOOD SUPPLIERS IN USA

A Salt & Battery, the only truly authentic British Fish and Chip shop in New York City - brought to you by Tea and Sympathy.
Bridgham & Cook, Ltd All things British featuring: Cadbury sweets, McVities biscuits, Marks & Spencer teas, Wilkin & Sons Tiptree preserves, Barbour clothing, Carraig Donn Irish cardigans, Bronte Tweeds tartan blankets, Newgate clocks, Tony Carter designer teapots, and much, much, more!
British Express Large selection of British UK Groceries and tea from England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales.
British Food Shop (CA) carry a wide selection of British Groceries and Teas both in-store and online.
British Goods Online shop online for British Food, Cadbury's chocolate, Heinz Baked Beans, Colmans sauce, Weetabix, HP Sauce, Bisto Gravy, PG tips, Typhoo tea bags and many more, shipped from Central Pennsylvania
Brits! (KS) Purveyors of British Goods
English Tea Store finest teas, teapots, and gift baskets
FoodIreland.com Irish Food and Gift Store
Goodwood's British Market (TX) British groceries, Chemist & Household Supplies, Sweets, and Teas.
Great Scot International Suppliers of Tartan Fabrics and Importers of Scottish Foodsc
Jolly Grub imports and sells British foods like English Tea, McVities, Oxo and Cadburys. We offer a wide selection of all your favourite UK foods in US and Canada
Jolly's (NY) sell imported British & Irish foods & freshly made meat pies (pasties, steak & kidney, sausage rolls, etc.).
LBB Imports America's leading importer of foods from Britain, South Africa and Australia
London Calling Pasty Company British Restaurant, Springfield, MO
Mackenzie Limited gourmet food and a Scottish smoked salmon.
Parker’s bringing you the best of British food. From Melton Mowbray pork pies and real Cornish pasties to fish and chips, we source, bake and ship a whole range of British specialities all over the US
The British Food Depot Online British Food store serving expats and lovers of the British Isles from all over the USA.
The British Shoppe (CT) British food, tea, cheeses, frozen, gifts & tearoom
The Scottish Grocer Purveyors of gourmet and speciality Scottish Food and Drink in the U.S. We offer a wide selection of fine foods including Nairns Oatcakes, Edinburgh Preserves condiments and preserves, Salar smoked Salmon, Caledonian Kitchen Haggis, Brodies teas, and much more
UKGoods.com (DE) 'The good taste of home' UK grocer in the US, Cadbury, Bisto & more
Wise Choice Your British store in the heart of America

SHOPPING - MISCELLANEOUS

Alberene Royal Mail offers British gifts and goods in the U.S.
BBC SHOP sells a huge range of books, DVDs and products related to BBC programmes
Great Scot International Suppliers of Tartan Fabrics and Importers of Scottish Foods
Made In Britain Ltd (WI) the best in British foods, bath & body products, jewellery and gifts
Rampant Lion Celtic Traders (IL) The leading retailer of Celtic Music in the United States
ShopEnglandOnline.com The finest quality British food, gift, and kitchenware products, shipped worldwide from the USA, at very competitive prices, with customer service that is second to none.
The Kilt & Thistle Scottish Shoppes is a complete Highland Clothier and accessory centre

BRITISH CARS

Little British Car Co and Vintage Motors are dedicated to providing excellent customer service with a "Personal Touch " and quality classic car parts and accessories always at a "substantially lower " price.
Ragtops & Roadsters We are a full service restoration shop servicing the British and Special Interest automobile enthusiast. Our shop is located in Perkasie, Bucks County, Pennsylvania approximately 50 miles north of Philadelphia.
Terry's Jaguar Your one stop shop for all your Jaguar needs
University Motors specializes in the MG sportscars, yet any classic British car is welcome, located in Ada, Michigan (an eastern suburb of Grand Rapids).

COMMUNICATIONS

SpeedyPin Phone Cards International Calling Cards & Prepaid Long Distance
VIP Communications At only 5 ¢/min to the UK and no hidden charges...now you're talking!

EDUCATION

World Class Learning Schools also known as British Schools of America

GROUPS

Americymru Welsh? of Welsh descent? Cymruphile? Why not join ? This network is primarily but not exclusively for Americans of Welsh descent.

FOREIGN CURRENCY EXCHANGE

FC Exchange offer better rates of exchange as we buy from a plethora of investment banks in London. Transfers are free over transactions of £10,000 upwards, just a flat £10 for values beneath this threshold.
HiFX plc currency brokers, exchange rates, purchase travel money online and brokerage
TorFX independent foreign exchange specialist, competitive rates of exchange to both corporate and private clients, for international trading, buying property abroad, emigrating and other overseas payments.

USA FEATURE ARTICLES

Finding a new life in USA from UK? Lizzy
The American in Me Amanda O

VISA AND EMIGRATION

Berd & Klauss, PLLC specialize in immigration of British to the U.S.
BreakthroughUSA Specializing in legal advice to help Brits emigrate to the USA.
Visa Bureau Provides Working and Gap Year visas for skilled workers and travellers looking for time out in Australia, New Zealand, USA and Canada.
United States Immigration Support An Independent Organization, not a U.S. Government Agency.

International Dial Code : +1
Time zone : GMT -5 - -10
Mains Info : 110V flat pin 60 Hz

EXPAT BARS

Cricketers Arms Pub (FL) A little piece of England in the heart of Orlando

US EXPAT WEBSITES

CAWC The Chilterns American Women's Club
AARO Association of Americans Resident Overseas


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