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Bath - the Roman city
Learn everything about Bath from its historic landmarks like the Roman Baths and Pump Room to its unique blend of traditional and modern culture, like Thermae Bath..
For all its current peaceful nature, Northumberland has a turbulent past evidenced by its flush of castles; more are found here than anywhere else in Britain.Romans, Vikings, the Scots and..
Start in the famous University city of Cambridge, noted for its historic colleges, museums, bookshops and punting. Garden lovers should not miss the Botanic Gardens or nearby Anglesey..
From 16 sparkling lakes and England's highest mountains, to sheltered valleys, heather moorlands and salty seascapes, Cumbria and the Lake District have inspired and captivated generations..
Oxfordshire is a rural retreat, known worldwide for its beauty, character and charm.It has a diverse mix of cities, towns and villages nestled in amongst its areas of Outstanding Natural..
Liverpool - discover a city of culture Learn everything about Liverpool from its historic landmarks like Albert Dock and the Walker Art Gallery to its cultural highlights like Tate..
Brighton - a city by the sea Learn everything about Brighton from its historic landmarks like Brighton Pier and the Royal Pavilion to its unique blend of traditional and modern culture...
Manchester is a unique city, described as original, edgy and happening the city in the north of England is a mix of the old and the new. It was once a hub of industrialisation and was at..
A two thousand square kilometre patch of land spanning six counties in England’s south west, The Cotswolds were designated an ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ in 1966..
Cornwall is the most south westerly county in England, and is most famous for its stunning scenery - tantalising views of deep wooded valleys and wide vistas of sparkling blue sea combine..
Worlds of difference add to the splendour that makes this such a surprisingly diverse county. Imagine a lively capital city and the rural delights of traditional English countryside. There..
A cool, contemporary metropolisManchester, in England's North Country, is one of Britain's coolest cities. This once industrial city has reinvented itself as a truly contemporary..
Gloucestershireis all that you dream of as your favourite image of the English countryside.Sleepy villages with flower adorned cottages, lively pubs with excellent food, antique shops..
If you are looking for somewhere for your holidays, Lancashire is brimming with places to stay, attractions to visit, good food, and a reputation for good quality produce. From Britain's..
Beneath wide-open skies Lincolnshire is a county of contrasts and local characters, yet still one of Britain's best-kept secrets.
Live history in Lincoln with its magnificent Cathedral and..
Stunning countryside, miles of inland waterways and a host of world famous attractions combine to make Staffordshire stand out from the rest. It's capital, Stoke-on-Trent, is the birthplace..
Suffolk, a county of wide open skies, outstanding coastline, rolling rural countryside and a range of quality destinations.
Whether choosing Suffolk for the first time or one of many..
Come and discover sun-dappled footpaths that criss-cross the most wooded county in the country. Leap into the 21st Century in Surreys modern art galleries. Stand at the highest point in the..
Birmingham - diverse & dynamic Learn everything about Birmingham from its unique landmarks like the Bullring to its blend of traditional and modern culture. You'll also find useful..
Start in the fine city of Norwich, with its historic buildings, cathedral, castle, great shopping and lively arts/cultural scene. North east is Britain's biggest protected wetland 'The..
Kew Gardens is dominated by The Palm House. It's a fine glass and iron structure that houses a tropical jungle of plants including bananas, pawpaws, and mangoes. In the Princess of Wales..
Start at Britain´s oldest recorded town, Colchester, home to a superb Norman castle keep, Roman remains and great shopping. To the north is pretty Constable Country (Dedham) and..
Cambridge - an inspirational city
Learn everything about Cambridge from its historic landmarks like the King's College Chapel and the River Camto its unique blend of traditional and modern..
York - a modern Viking city. Learn everything about York from its historic landmarks like York Minster and Clifford's Tower to its unique blend of traditional and modern culture...
Quintessentially English countryside with orchards full of blossom, majestic castles and beautiful gardens. Feel its irresistible charm.
Let the sea breezes refresh you as you walk along..
First ports of call for shopaholics are Oxford Street, Regent Street and Bond Street. There, they will find the big department stores such as Selfridges and Marks & Spencer, plus huge..
Laid out in 1829, Trafalgar Square has recently become car free, creating an attractive open space, with seats and cafes, so it can be used for concerts and entertainment.
Looming 172 foot..
Westminster contains the Houses of Parliament. These are the headquarters of one of oldest democracies in the world, dubbed the 'Mother of all Parliaments'.The main Parliament buildings..
The variety of scenery and attractions are second to none, and the wide range of quality accommodation available ensures that all tastes and pockets are catered for.
Whatever your mode..
Discover Devon - unique, glorious, wild and wonderful, rich in history - a really special place, whatever the time of year.
Unique with two different coastlines - bare rugged cliffs..
What makes the perfect holiday? For some, it's walking in peaceful countryside, for others it's visiting historic houses or museums, or serious shopping. Whatever your choice, East Sussex..
Herefordshire is a county that has a rich landscape with rolling hills, interesting rivers and acres of woodland for visitors to enjoy.But Herefordshire is not all about landscape. The..
For a break you'll always remember, no island comes this close! Each season has its own special charm. The long, hot days of summer attract hundreds of visitors to the coastal resorts to..
Imagine a corner of England which is just how you thought it would be, with sleepy villages of thatch and stone cottages, village greens and traditional pubs.
The image in your mind's..
Tiny Rutland, just 20 miles across, may be the smallest county in England but it's packed with a host of things for you to do during your stay. With its two bustling market towns, Oakham..
The historic town of Warwick is best known for its magnificent castle, home to generations of the all-powerful Earls of Warwick, including the 13th Earl, executioner of Joan of Arc. A..
West Midlands has been a county since 1974 and includes the cities of Birmingham, Wolerhampton and Coventry.
Most of the county is made up of traditional industrial cities and there are..
West Sussex lies on the southern coast of England combining stunning seascapes and the rolling South Downs.An inspirational setting to the likes of poet William Blake, painter John..
West Yorkshire takes in the city of Leeds and the Calder Valley and southern Penine Hills.
Leeds is the second largest city in England and is a busy metropolis with grea nightlife..
Nestling between the Cotswolds, Shakespeare's Country and the Welsh Marches, the beautiful unspoilt county of Worcestershire offers a mixture of rolling countryside with acres of fruit..
With a history rich in exploration and an ancient harbour at its beating heart, Bristol has grown into an exciting, modern city that wears its recently acquired status as a 'green' capital..
An ancient city on the banks of the River Wye, Hereford is the commercial and artistic heart of the county. It is a harmonious city and one that has successfully incorporated its rich..
Come to Speakers' Corner on a Sunday morning, where you could take the opportunity to stand up on a soap box and hold forth to the crowd or just listen to some of the other..
Leicester - cosmopolitan and cultured
Cosmopolitan and cultured, historic but futuristic, buzzing yet relaxed. Unusual shops, fine restaurants, a vibrant nightlife and a strong cultural..
Start in the county town of Bedford, noted for its fine river setting and connections to the author/preacher John Bunyan. To the north west are pretty limestone villages, such as Harrold..
Buckinghamshire is situated just half an hour from central London and easily accessed by both road and rail. Within a stone's throw of the nation's capital you can be walking the gently..
England's largest county is an area dominated by beautiful rural landscapes, spread among several distinct regions.
In the west of the county the Pennine hills offer visitors lovely..
Nottinghamshire offers an exceptional combination of peaceful rural character, essential English history and one of the world's most enduring legends.
The city of Nottingham, at the..
In Somerset you will find a wonderful mixture of heritage, countryside and coast...
Nestling in the Mendip Hills is Wells - England's smallest city with a beautiful cathedral. Further..
South Yorkshire takes in Sheffield, Rotherham, Doncaster and Barnsley. Less than 2 hours from London, South Yorkshire has plenty to offer both in terms of city life and outdoor..
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