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Kent – Garden of England

Filed in Britain, Kent by on April 7, 2014 0 Comments
Kent – Garden of England

A rather underrated destination for London based visitors is the beautiful county of Kent. Known as the ‘Garden of England’ Kent is famed for its beautiful green countryside and relaxed way of life.

In English terms Kent is quite a large county, so clustering attractions together could help to save travel time. In West Kent; Hever Castle, Chartwell and Westerham….

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Planning My September Visit to Britain

Filed in Britain, Cornwall, London by on March 25, 2014 0 Comments
Planning My September Visit to Britain

At last, I have most of our trip to Britain in September planned, at least the big stuff, like accommodations and flights, now comes the fun part, getting a list together of the things we want to do and see….

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Northumberland – An Unforgettable Journey

Filed in Britain, Northumberland by on February 23, 2014 0 Comments
Northumberland – An Unforgettable Journey

If you are looking to explore British history, look no further than Northumberland. The most northern county in England, this wild and magical land is drenched in the memories of days gone by. With more Castles than any other English county, it’s no wonder we have so many tales of battle and beauty to share….

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The Home of Robin Hood and much more..

Filed in Britain, Nottinghamshire by on February 15, 2014 0 Comments
The Home of Robin Hood and much more..

Located in the heart of the UK, Nottinghamshire is a diverse county with a thriving city and cultural scene. Home to world-class sport, country landscapes, and quintessential traditions, a county steeped in legendary history and heritage.

Discover the legend that is Robin Hood where the tales of our most famous outlaw and his merry men have been enchanting audiences the world over for centuries. Explore the beautiful parkland of Sherwood Forest and observe one of Robin’s most famous hideaways…..

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My Next Destination to Visit in England – Falmouth in Cornwall

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My Next Destination to Visit in England – Falmouth in Cornwall

Located at the Southwest point of the Cornish coast is the beautiful town of Falmouth. Flanked by beaches, the world’s third largest natural harbour and the Fal Estuary it has long attracted visitors, marine traders and those seeking refuge from storms and in the past, war. It has hosted many regattas and has seen the start and finish of countless record breaking sea voyages.

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An Inspirational Journey through Yorkshire

Filed in Britain, Yorkshire by on February 2, 2014 0 Comments
An Inspirational Journey through Yorkshire

The county of Yorkshire in the north of England should be familiar to you. Its windswept moors compete with Heathcliff for the title of ‘the most brooding character’ in Yorkshire born Emily Bronte’s novel, Wuthering Heights. The stormy coastline of the Yorkshire town of Whitby also sets the scene….

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Discover Wirral – The Open 2014

Filed in England by on January 26, 2014 0 Comments
Discover Wirral – The Open 2014

Wirral Peninsula is a timeless oasis with a Viking past and ideally situated between the two cites of Chester and Liverpool. Enjoy stunning views over the Welsh Hills and the River Dee on one side, and the spectacular Liverpool skyline across the River Mersey on the other….

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Historical Places to Stay around Britain

Filed in Britain by on January 19, 2014 0 Comments
Historical Places to Stay around Britain

Britain is brimming with historical attractions to visit, it’s one of the reasons it so popular with US visitors. It also has an abundance of places to stay, from brand named hotels, lesser known but equally as wonderful local properties, apartments, B&B’s, cottage rentals, pubs and inns. Did you know your can combine the two? Imagine staying within the walls of one of the most famous landmarks in Britain? Here are just four of the most well-known opportunities…

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Do you agree with the results of this Visit Britain survey?

Filed in Britain by on December 15, 2013 0 Comments
Do you agree with the results of this Visit Britain survey?

A new study from Visit Britain has revealed that Americans’ desire to experience Britain’s countryside and heritage is stronger than ever. The national tourism agency for Britain undertook a poll of 10,000 potential visitors….

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Enjoy the Winter Festivities in Liverpool

Filed in England by on November 21, 2013 0 Comments
Enjoy the Winter Festivities in Liverpool

European City of Culture in 2008, this is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city that manages to combine its fascinating historic legacy with a dynamic
cultural scene. Its location in the north west of England also makes it a convenient base for exploring its surroundings, and with a car hire it’s easy to get out and discover both the city of Liverpool and the countryside….

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