Choosewhere Destination Guides

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capital of the United Kingdom, largest city in Europe with many iconic landmarks, world-class museums, theatre, shopping and dining

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romantic city with wide boulevards, major museums and award-winning restaurants

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Scotland's capital, with major museums, galleries and historic sites, plus great shops and restaurants, worth visiting at any time of year

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national park with dramatic mountain landscapes, peaceful lakes and market towns, home to Beatrix Potter and William Wordsworth

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beautiful spa town with elegant Georgian terraces, ancient Roman baths and historic abbey, aswell as wide choice of restaurants and speciality shops

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major city with extensive maritime and industrial heritage, city centre harbour now revitalised with museums, restaurants and shops

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Scotland's most famous island with dramatic scenery and a rich history to explore

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historic university city, known as the "City of Dreaming Spires", with a multitude of historic buildings and several famous museums

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Welsh national park with remote villages, lakes and a rugged mountain landscape, known for its abandoned slate quarries and mountain railways

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area of rolling hills and picturesque villages, with great country pubs, not far from London

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capital city of Wales with major shopping centre, sports stadium and regenerated waterfront

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proud city with rich maritime, football and musical heritage, former home of The Beatles, UNESCO world heritage waterfront and several musueums

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historic cathedral city, centre of the Anglican church and UNESCO World Heritage site, with medieval streets, riverside gardens and ancient city walls

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picturesque market town, famous as the birthplace of William Shakespeare, with attractive riverside setting, shops, pubs and restaurants

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walled medieval city, famous for its Minster, railway museum and narrow, cobbled streets, with a wide choice of hotels, shops and restaurants

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largest of the Channel Islands with extensive beaches, scenic interior, famous zoo, museums and WWII occupation history

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seaside resort with seven miles of sandy beaches, entertainment, award-winning gardens and plenty of water sports

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popular year-round seaside resort, not too far from London, with extensive nightlife and wide choice of bars or restaurants

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large Devon seaside resort with iconic palm trees, busy harbour and international marina

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"the granite city", centre of Scotland's oil industry, with wide choice of hotels and restaurants, convenient for whisky trail and Royal Deeside

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