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Fast Facts About Shropshire
Shropshire, for many an undiscovered gem, is a county with a rich history, good walking, great scenery and numerous castles.
Fast Facts About Somerset
Somerset, in south west England,encompasses hills, floodplains, moors and ancient sites. Somerset is largely rural – centres of population include Bath, Bridgwater, Taunton, Wells and Yeovil.
Fawlty Towers and Hotel Gleneagles
Fawlty Towers is one of the world´s most beloved British sitcoms. Here is a look at the hotel, and the man, that inspired it - Hotel Gleneagles in Torquay, and its former owner, Donald Sinclair.
Finding the Graves of England's Literary Greats
If you take a literary pilgrimage to England, you must include a visit to the resting places of some of England´s greatest literary figures. Here is a listing of some of England´s most famous poets, novelists and playwrights, and where to find their graves.
Information for Traveling In England
Offsite links for hotels, camping, and other information.
William Shakespeare, creator of some of the greatest plays of all time, was born on 23 April 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon. You can still visit his lovingly restored birthplace and several sites associated with Shakespeare’s life and family today.
The Rough Guides [offsite link]
UK guidebook publisher provides the text of its guides. You can search for information by country or city name, or do a keyword search.
Things to do in London - Attractions and Museums
This BellaOnline article from the European Travel editor gives a summary of some of London´s most famous attractions.
Traveling to England
Planning an English vacation? Here are some resources for getting there.
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