Cambridgeshire Travel Guide - Towns and villages

This page Buckden - Ramsey

Here we've included locations which are technically cities - Peterborough, Ely, and Cambridge itself.

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British History Quiz

This famous building, on the site of the notorious Newgate Prison, is the site of the Central Criminal Court


This Day in British History

28 October, 1562

Battle of Corrichie

Earl of Huntly's rebellion broken by royal forces under James Stewart, Earl of Moray

Monarch Mayhem

This queen was executed after a long imprisonment by order of Elizabeth I


Alwalton (Self catering)
14 Church Street, Alwalton

14 Church Street

This semi detached cottage is located in the village of Alwalton near Peterborough and can sleep five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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Ely (Self catering)
Swan, Ely


Comfortably furnished open plan sitting room with kitchen and dining areas and French doors to covered courtyard. Pretty double bedroom with iron bedsteads. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath). First floor: Attractive …
Sleeps 4

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St Ives (Hotel)
The Old Ferry Boat

The Old Ferry Boat

The Old Ferry Boat is the oldest inn in England, and its foundations have been dated back to 560AD. The inn overlooks the river Great Ouse, which winds it way around the tiny hamlet of Holywell, Nr St.Ives, Cambridgeshire. In the summer you can relax in our extensive gardens with … more >>

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Peterborough (Hotel)
Best Western Orton Hall Hotel

Best Western Orton Hall Hotel

Set in 20 acres of parkland in the conservation village of Orton Longueville, only 2.5 miles from Peterborough centre and 2 miles from the East of England showground. Previously the estate of the Marquesses of Huntly this 17th Century house has been renovated to provide a spacious, comfortable hotel. Our … more >>

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