The Isle of Man is a wonderful place of beauty and history which lies in the Irish sea between the United Kingdom and Ireland. Tourists visiting the Isle of Man will discover a wide range of events and attractions. The island has everything from steam and electric trains to rock climbing and swimming with sharks. Every year thousands of motorcyclists flock to the Isle of Man to experience the excitement of the high speed motorcycle race on public roads. Ramblers come to hike around the beautiful Isle of Man countryside through glens and mountains. Come for the action or for the peace. There is a wealth of Manx history from the Celtics to the Vikings. Settlements, castles, and crosses mark the Isle of Man's long history. Whatever the interest or age, there is something for everyone on the Isle of Man.