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0 By The Solent: 21 Things To Do In Southampton

The largest city in Hampshire, Southampton has been a major port since the Norman Conquest of 1066, when it helped service England’s then capital, Winchester. Probably the most famous ship to depart Southampton’s shores are the Mayflower (1620), and of course, the ill-fated RMS Titanic in 1912. With its double high tide, making it easy for…

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0 Beautiful Port Of Call: 20 Things To Do In Bristol

The largest city in the south west of England has been around since Anglo Saxon times. Since then, it was a key Roman port before becoming a leading Commonwealth commercial harbour. Bristol’s name comes from the old English word for “place at the bridge”, Brycgstow, and the area’s renowned landmark, Clifton Suspension Bridge, remains one of…

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0 50 Late Night Bars In London

When you fancy “one for the road” after last orders at the pub, these late night bars in London might just be the ticket. And while the Night Tube might be on hold, the drinks are still cold in these speakeasys, pubs and cocktail bars, most of which are all open until…

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1 The London New Year’s Eve Guide 2015

London has world-class fireworks and parties going off throughout New Year’s Eve. So by the time Big Ben strikes midnight, the capital’s streets will be packed with people revelling in the atmosphere. Here is how to get the most out of the big night – and where to spend the…

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0 A City With A Tale: 17 Things To Do In Canterbury

Canterbury has been a place of pilgrimage since the 12th century, and its world-famous cathedral within a UNESCO World Heritage Site still draws in the crowds more than 800 years on. You might know it as the site of Thomas Becket’s martyrdom and Geoffrey Chaucer’s classic book the Canterbury Tales, which is about pilgrims…

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0 Take The Plunge: XVII Things To Do In Bath

As you might expect from a place called Bath, this city is famous for its water. The spa-tacular success of its naturally hot spring water made it a firm favourite with the Romans, who built, of course, some baths. The Georgians also tapped into its popularity as a spa town, and…

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