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"Hadrian's Wall
"Hadrian's Wall Roman Britain and the Scottish Borders""You’ll meet your small-group in central Edinburgh and travel by comfortable minicoach along Dere Street a Roman road that linked ports in southern England to Roman settlements in central Scotland. After an hour-long drive you’ll reach your first destination the historic town of Jedburgh where you’ll walk through narrow streets passing the 12th-century Jedburgh Abbey
From GBP41.00
 
"Hadrian's Wall
"Hadrian's Wall Roman Britain and the Scottish Borders""You’ll meet your small-group in central Edinburgh and travel by comfortable minicoach along Dere Street a Roman road that linked ports in southern England to Roman settlements in central Scotland. After an hour-long drive you’ll reach your first destination the historic town of Jedburgh where you’ll walk through narrow streets passing the 12th-century Jedburgh Abbey
From GBP41.00
 
Private Tour of the Lake District from Windermere
"This private tour starts at your hotel in Windermere and heads to the dramatic Langdales and onto the infamous Wrynose and Hardknott passes.After ascending over the passes you continue on to Wastwater the deepest lake in England voted 'Britain's favourite view'. Your next stop is for lunch at the Fox and Hounds at Ennerdale Bridge a community owned pub. After lunch you will continue on through Buttermere and ascend Honister Pass passing by the famous Honister Slate Mine through Borrowdale and onto Keswick.On the return to Windermere you visit the 4000 year old Castlerigg S then drive alongside Ullswater 'the most beautiful lake in England' before ending the tour back in Windermere.""""The tour of the Lake District begins at your hotel and heads to the dramatic Langdale Valley. After spending the morning on the infamous Hardknott and Wrynose passes
From GBP130.00

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Trains

This historical line was the last major stretch of railway built in the UK. It dates from Victorian times and crosses some absolutely beautiful scenery. Several historical station buildings still...
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Railway Station

This was a major station on the West coast line and is still impressive. Built in 1847 the 4 tracks that run thourh the centre are spanned by a glass roof and a footbridge.In addition to the mainline...
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clivedinburgh
Aug 27, 2006

Getting There & Around...

We hired a car and drove around the UK... It was easy for us since we are used to driving on the left side of the road, although the strange road signs had us wondering a few times... :)The roads were...
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Jun 14, 2003
 
 
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Top Things to Do in Carlisle

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Carlisle Cathedral

Carlisle's cathedral is the second smallest cathedral in England (Oxford is the smallest) but that's only because it lost a big chunk of its nave (the central part). The spire blew down and the north...
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Carlisle Castle

I combined the castle with Tullie House Museum so i'm afraid my dead camera means I have no photos of the castle's interior. Carlisle castle is very old....but the Romans were there first! A Roman...
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Citadel

You can't really miss the Citadel. The two huge stone towers which stand either side of English Street, just outside the railway station, completely dominate the view. The towers have an interesting...
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Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery

Murphy's Law dictated that my camera died when I visited Tullie House and the castle, so apologies for the lack of interior photos Tullie House Museum has been sympathetically developed from Old...
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Guildhall Museum

Carlisle's Guildhall is the only Medieval house left in the city. It is thought to have been built in 1407 by Richard of Redeness. When he died, it was left to the city. However, there is very little...
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Historical Centre

Carlisle's historical city centre is compact and very easy to walk around. There are no hills and Carlisle folk seemed to me cheerful, friendly and helpful. The central part...the market square and...
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"A good base for explorations."
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IreneMcKay

"Carlisle - Border Town"
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"The Border City"
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"Carlisle"
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"Around Carlisle"
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