in England UK
, located fifty miles equidistant from Birmingham, UK
and Bristol, UK
on the border with Wales
Predominantly rural with lots of thatched cottages and other stuff that American tourists find quaint.
Major towns are Gloucester and Cheltenham. On the east is the Forest of Dean and on the west are the Cotswolds.
Population: 500,000. Size: 1000 sq.mi (2500 sq.km). Industries: farming, financial services, software.