When taking Country Cottage Holidays in Northumberland you should find it easy to find activities for the whole family. The county has some of the most stunning scenery in Britain and many visitor attractions and is also very unspoiled, allowing visitors the chance to experience the tranquillity of the region.
The northern part of the county is home to part of Hadrian’s Wall, built by the Romans as a defence between England and Scotland. The area is also home to the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, which makes a good day trip when the weather is fine. Alnwick Castle is one of the most magnificent in the country and has vast gardens which are ideal for a day out. It is a good opportunity to see how the other half live and view heritage conservation at work.
Country Cottage Holidays in Northumberland are the ideal opportunity to take a step back from the stresses or strains of everyday life but that does not mean that you have to stay in your cottage. There are many towns and villages which are perfect for a little retail therapy. The smaller towns often have many independent shops which you will not find anywhere else and it is a good chance to buy a souvenir which is unique. The towns also have many fine pubs which are good for allowing visitors the chance to mingle with the locals.
The countryside is also perfect for those who want a more active break. Country Cottage Holidays in Northumberland are ideal for people who enjoy walking or mountain biking. The countryside has miles of paths and trails which lead you from one beautiful location to another. There are also areas where you can go horse riding. Fishing is another popular pastime in the area, with opportunities to go sea fishing or fish along the miles of rivers in the county.
Country Cottages – Video Review
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