Dorset is a county on the south coast of , in the . Dorset is mostly rural, with a few large towns and many small villages. The county has a variety of landscapes, from steep chalk hills and wide clay valleys full of small dairy farms to the 50 mile world heritage site, popular with tourists and important to science.

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is a seaside resort town in the county of on the south coast of .

is a town in , a county on the south coast of the , in .

Portland is a town in , a county on the south coast of the , in .

is a seaside town in south-west in the of .


is a town in , . A romantic and unforgettable old town, it lives within its earthen walls, with ramparts north, east and west and a river to the south.

is the County Town of . A market town with an undoubtedly long history, Dorchester …

is in , on the south coast of . Poole station is about 2½ hr from with 2 trains per hour for most of the day.

is a small harbour village in , , approximately 2 miles south of the centre of .

is a town in , famed for its millennium-old Priory, of which the town derives its name from.

is a bustling market town in West . Whether you are traveling by public transport of under your own steam, is easy to find and easy to get around.

is an area in . It consists of the villages of West and East .

is a town in . The town is noted for its Georgian architecture.

is a historic hill top town in northern , southern .

is a seaside village in situated in south-west in the of .

is the most northerly town in on the edge of the Blackmore Vale.

is a small town in . is an excellent place for a spot of retail therapy - the town's boutiques offer delightful and varied shopping, and its antique shops are full of fascinating finds.

Wimbourne is a small town in , England. The Minster, which is a beautiful large church, has existed for over 1300 years and is recognised for its unusual chained library.


Other Names for Dorset

  • Arabic: دورست
  • Bulgarian: Дорсет
  • Chinese: 多塞特郡
  • French: Dorset
  • German: Dorset
  • Hebrew: דורסט
  • Hindi: डॉर्सेट
  • Italian: Dorset
  • Japanese: ドーセット
  • Korean: 도싯 주
  • Latin: Dorcestria
  • Latvian: Dorseta
  • Lithuanian: Dorsetas
  • Luxembourgish: Grofschaft Dorset
  • Malayalam: ഡോർസെറ്റ്
  • Marathi: डॉर्सेट
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Dorsæte
  • Persian: دورست
  • Portuguese: Dorset
  • Russian: Дорсет
  • Spanish: Dorset
  • Thai: ดอร์เซต
  • Ukrainian: Дорсет
  • Western Panjabi: ڈورسٹ
  • Yiddish: דארסעט
  • Yue Chinese: 多實郡
  • County of Dorset
  • Dorsetshire
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