Although the British Isles are in general terms part of Europe most people
who are travelling to France, Germany, etc. say 'we are going to europe' and
I have interpreted what Gill has said as such.
Is it just me or have a number of contributors to this list become more
pedantic or has it nor to do with the time of year. My belief of archaeology
as always been one that no matter what the question is we should respond in a
manner which is factual and educationally correct, being pedantic is not.
This will only lead to people moving away from this discipline and/or this