Channel Islands - Featured Destinations
Map and Guide to the Channel Islands
Map and Guide to the Channel Islands in England
. This map of the Channel Islands shows a growing collection of 360 panoramas taken around the islands by various panoramic photographers. Browse the various parts of the Channel Islands featured by selecting a pin on the interactive map. The Channel Islands map, provided by Google, can be views as either a road map, terrain map, satellite images or even using the Google Earth plugin. The number of places in the Channel Islands featured on the map will increase as more 360 panoramas are added to the collection.
About the Channel Islands
The Channel Islands are a group of islands in the English Channel. They are nearer to Normandy coast of French
than they are to Engalnd
and are divided into the two autonomous 'bailiwicks' of Guernsey
and Jersey, the two largest islands in the group.
As a whole, the Channel Islands include Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark, Herm, Jethou, Brecqhou (Brechou), and Lihou. There are also a number of uninhabited islets (the Minquiers, Écréhous, Les Dirouilles and Les Pierres de Lecq (the Paternosters), which are important nature reserves. The Channel Islands are a popular tourist destination, especially with families seeking to get away from the busier beach resorts on the mainland.