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Discover England

Discover England

Sleepy villages nestled in rolling countryside, picturesque medieval market towns, and cosmopolitan cities; mile upon mile of dramatic coastline, towering mountain peaks in protected National Parks, leafy forests and ancient woodlands… Oh, to be in England!  And what better than a spot of afternoon tea in an English seaside town? Buckets and spades and sticks of rock are what English summers are all about!

Rich in heritage, the list of England’s historical treasures is almost never-ending; evoke the far-flung past amid mystical stone circles, ascend the stone towers of lordly castles or gaze in wonder at glittering treasure hoards.

The country boasts 15 national parks and 33 Areas of Natural Beauty for you to explore. Reconnect with the great outdoors in the most stunning natural surroundings imaginable.

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27th February 2020

What is York Famous For?

We already know that York is famous for its Viking and Roman roots, but did you know that this...

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20th February 2020

12 Unusual Attractions to visit in the UK

In honour of English Tourism Week, we have hand-picked our favourite unusual tourist attractions in the UK, which showcase...

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19th February 2020

7 of the Best Beaches in Devon

We have complied a list of North Devon and South Devon’s best beaches, offering you the ultimate beach guide...

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2 months ago

6 Picturesque Pub Walks in the Lake District

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3 months ago

6 of the Best Dog-friendly Pubs in Exeter

Are you seeking the best pubs in Exeter that allow dogs? Here, you will find a number of quaint...

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4 months ago

8 Last Minute Cottages to Rent for New Year

We have created a list of some of our favourite cottages to rent for New Year’s. Why not get...

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5 months ago

Top 10 Destinations in the UK for a Walking Holiday

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6 months ago

6 Spooky UK Destinations for Halloween

Get your supernatural fix with a Halloween cottage holiday. Discover spell-binding history, a cauldron of creepy tales and things...

Discover Great Britain & Ireland

Why jet off to sunnier climes when there are plenty of picturesque and fascinating destinations to explore much closer to home? Discover the best holiday locations Great Britain & Ireland have to offer with Sykes Cottages.

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