West Country

The West Country is an unofficial, but popular, name for the South West of . If you think you know southern England, but haven't ventured beyond the , the West Country will be a revelation.

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is a city in the of . Famous for its maritime history it also offers a great and diverse range of attractions, hotels, bars and events.

is a city in , and the largest city on 's south coast, with a population of 250,000.

is a delightful market town with a friendly population of around 18,000.

is a historic Roman and Georgian spa city. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site, situated 100 miles west of and 15 miles south-east of the nearest big city, .


is a large county in , bordered to the west by and to the east by and Somerset.

is a duchy in the south west of the United Kingdom and includes the , it is the mystical home of the legendary King Arthur.

is a county in . It comprises part of the , part of the valley of the River Severn, and the entire Forest of Dean.

is a large, mostly rural county in the eastern part of the of southern .

The is a small archipelago of islands in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of at the south-west tip of the United Kingdom.

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