Dover Strait | Connecting English Channel to North Sea
Strait of Dover - World's Busiest Shipping Lane
Why the Dover Strait is busiest shipping lane in the world.......
Eurotunnel from France to England 2017
Dover Strait| Important Strait of the world| डोवर जलसन्धि | जलडमरूमध्य
The Strait of Dover or Dover Strait, historically known as the Dover Narrows ; Dutch: Nauw van Kales [nʌu̯ vɑn kaːˈlɛː] or Straat van Dover), is the strait at the narrowest part of the English Channel, marking the boundary between the Channel and North Sea, separating Great Britain from continental Europe. The shortest distance across the strait, 33.3 kilometres, is from the South Foreland, northeast of Dover in the English county of Kent, to Cap Gris Nez, a cape near to Calais in the French département of Pas-de-Calais. Between these points lies the most popular route for cross-channel swimmers. The entire strait is within the territorial waters of France and the United Kingdom, but a right of transit passage under the UNCLOS exists allowing unrestricted shipping.