Tynwald

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Tynwald

the legislature of the Isle of Man.
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Althingi is recognized as the world's oldest parliament, and though it now convenes in downtown Reykjavik, the UNESCO World Heritage site and National Park at Thingvellir continues to welcome more than half a million visitors each year.
I went on the Golden Circle trip which visited Gullfoss - Iceland's biggest waterfall - the world famous and original Geysir and Pingvellir National Park, the site of the world's oldest parliament.
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And let me remind everyone that a country like the UK has no core constitutional document although it has the oldest parliament in the world.
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"We are ready to further develop and expand cooperation with the British Parliament, since we are interested in studying legislative efforts of the oldest Parliament in Europe the Parliament of Great Britain," he concluded.
"We are the oldest parliament in the world, but it's not always that the parents teach the children, sometimes the parents learn from their children too," said Martin.
Iceland has the oldest parliament in the world, the Althing, which first met in the year 930.