Cotswolds Travel Guide

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Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire

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Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit the Cotswolds
Northleach, Gloucestershire 1. The beautiful honey-toned stone cottages
2. Walking the Cotswold Way
3. The leafy green Windrush valley
4. The antique shops in Stow-on-the-Wold
5. Hidcote Gardens - one of the jewels of Britain


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Featured Historic Hotel
The Howard Arms Abingdon

The Howard Arms
Ilmington, Oxfordshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

A delightful historic 400 year old inn set in the Cotswolds. Large open log fireplace,original flag stone floors in the bar and a sumptuous restaurant.Surrounded by a beautiful English herb and fruit tree garden.Award winning food sourced locally accompanied by traditional fine ales and excellant wines.The Howard Arms offers beautifully … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

The history of Anglo-Saxon England is told in what contemporary manuscript?



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This Day in British History

25 April, 1284

Birth of Prince Edward (Edward II) at Caernarfon Castle

He was later named 'Prince of Wales', a title conferred on heirs to the English throne since

Monarch Mayhem

This Dutch ruler ruled England jointly with his English wife



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National Trust

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National Trust membership

Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Truro (Self catering)
Cottage: HCBODCO, Truro

Bodrean Manor Farm - The Copper House

1 OF 4 PROPERTIES STUNNING WING OF THE 16TH CENTURY CORNISH LONG HOUSE Enjoying a quiet tucked away location within the rolling countryside of central Cornwall these are the perfect …
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St Breward (Self catering)
Dromore, St Breward

Dromore

This semi-detached property is in the village of St Breward near Bodmin and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
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