South West England s Best Views

Dartmoor is England's biggest dome of volcanic granite, heaving up through the Devonian sandstone to form the highest land in the south-west. On the peaks, erosion has worked on the fissures in the granite to create tors of rounded rock ...

South West England s Best Views

South West England s Best Views

England's views are remarkable for their beauty and variety. In this illustrated, first-of-its-kind guide, bestselling author Simon Jenkins picks the very best views from South West England, including Dartmouth, Dartmoor's Haytor, Plymouth Hoe, Tintagel, Bath (Royal Crescent and Prior Park), Bristol's Clifton Suspension Bridge, Chesil Beach, Exmoor, Glastonbury Tor, Little Bredy, Lyme Regis, Salisbury, Stourhead, and much more - and explains the fascinating stories behind them. Jenkins' entertaining and erudite entries provide the rich historical, geographical, botanical and architectural background to South West England's breathtaking sights both iconic and undiscovered. Filled with roman roads, cliff-tops, follies, mountains, ancient castles, rolling forests and heart-stopping moments, you'll soon wonder how you chose walks, mini-breaks or spontaneous diversions without it.

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South West England's Best Views
Language: en
Pages: 105
Authors: Simon Jenkins
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-03 - Publisher: Profile Books

England's views are remarkable for their beauty and variety. In this illustrated, first-of-its-kind guide, bestselling author Simon Jenkins picks the very best views from South West England, including Dartmouth, Dartmoor's Haytor, Plymouth Hoe, Tintagel, Bath (Royal Crescent and Prior Park), Bristol's Clifton Suspension Bridge, Chesil Beach, Exmoor, Glastonbury Tor, Little
North West England's Best Views
Language: en
Pages: 46
Authors: Simon Jenkins
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-03 - Publisher: Profile Books

England's views are remarkable for their beauty and variety. In this illustrated, first-of-its-kind guide, bestselling author Simon Jenkins picks the very best views from North West England, including the Lake District and Hartside, High Cup Nick and Liverpool Pierhead - and explains the fascinating stories behind them. Jenkins' entertaining and
England's 100 Best Views
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Simon Jenkins
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-03 - Publisher: Profile Books

England's views are remarkable for their beauty and variety. With his usual insight and authority, bestselling author Simon Jenkins picks 100 of the very best from the white cliffs of Dover to Hadrian's Wall - and explains the fascinating stories behind each. Jenkins' entertaining and erudite entries provide the rich
North East England's Best Views
Language: en
Pages: 62
Authors: Simon Jenkins
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-03 - Publisher: Profile Books

England's views are remarkable for their beauty and variety. In this illustrated, first-of-its-kind guide, bestselling author Simon Jenkins picks the very best views from North East England, including Bempton cliffs, Gordale Scar, Hebden Bridge, Richmond, Rievaulx, Saltaire, Whitby Harbour, Durham, Hadrian's Wall, Lindisfarne and Newcastle's Grey Street, and more -
Walking the South Coast of England
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: David Bathurst
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05-06 - Publisher: Summersdale Publishers LTD - ROW

Every year, people flock to England’s south coast to visit heritage sites or simply to relax on the beach. But to see the real beauty that these glorious counties have to offer, pick up this detailed guide to some of the best walking in Britain. David Bathurst has walked 650

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