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England Tourist Information & Visitor Guide

recommended places to visit and explore throughout England


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

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

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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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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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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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famous university city with magnificent buildings, lively pubs, restaurants and punting on the River Cam

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popular Victorian seaside resort, with 3.5 mile palm-tree-lined seafront, close to South Downs National Park

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English national park combining high moors and wooded valleys, picturesque villages and stunning sea views

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stylish Victorian spa town with beautiful public gardens, speciality shops and wide choice of bars and restaurants

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historic sea port and natural harbour, heavily damaged during WWII, but now benefiting from regeneration, departure point for many famous seafarers and explorers

    historic maritime city

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    former royal hunting ground, beautiful area of heathland and mature forest, famous for its ponies

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    EnglishNational Park with open landscapes, country pubs and walking trails, home to Chatsworth House and the spa town of Buxton

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