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

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

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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 harbour town, the centre of Cornwall's pre-war art scene, now home to a branch of the Tate Museum

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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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Britain's surfing capital with excellent sandy beaches, spectacular cliffs, restaurants, shops and lively nightlife

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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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on one of the world's deepest natural harbours, with major maritime museum, choice of beaches and numerous bars and restaurants

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quaint fishing village which is now a popular seaside resort with chalk cliffs instead of the surrounding deep red cliffs and lush countryside

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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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quieter than some of the other nearby resorts and offering both sand and pebble beaches with many fine, period buildings and a thatched museum

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the old docks have now been converted to a smart marina with superb views. There are excellent beaches with rock pools to explore at half tide

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seaside resort on the dramatic North Devon coast with towering cliffs and tiny beaches; fine selection of accommodation, shops and restaurants

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popular, picturesque town on large natural harbour, with speciality shops, pubs and restaurants

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Windsor Castle is the main attraction here with Eton College just across the river. Plenty to do for all the family including Changing of the Guard

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offering a rare combination of seascapes, golden beaches, crystal clear sea and quiet, green corners inland

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