The 20 Prettiest Northumberland Villages: Raw Beauty In North East England

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Northumberland Villages including Bamburgh, Seahouses and Alnmouth… The rural North-East English county of Northumberland is best known for its historic castles, miles of stunning coastline and spectacular scenery. Northumberland – as the name would suggest – is the northernmost county in England and is located on the border with Scotland in the North East. It … Read more

Lake District Villages: Wordsworth, Fells & Sticky Toffee Pudding

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Lake District villages are a great base to explore the region, which entices visitors from across the world, drawn by the promise of pretty lakes backed by brooding fells. Nestled among them are some delightful places well worth checking out. If you’re tempted, here are our picks for the 20 best villages in the Lake … Read more

Region in Focus: North East

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The North East region of England comprises the counties of Northumberland, County Durham, Tyne and Wear, and the Tees Valley. While the region is in general hilly and sparsely populated, it has pockets of more diverse landscapes that include maritime cliffs, extensive moorlands, saltmarshes, estuaries, bogs, hay meadows, and even alpine areas. England’s North East … Read more