Explore the beautiful Norfolk Broads

Explore the beautiful Norfolk Broads

Being actually a series of lakes (broads) and rivers, the Norfolk Broads are fantastic tourist destinations of which major part is situated in the county of Norfolk. This spectacular area is also named The Broads and contains numerous smaller or bigger ponds. Besides the lakes, there are numerous rivers her, too, such as Waveney, Chet, Yare. Most of the rivers and lakes are navigable. The area of Norfolk Broads is considered a popular boating destination, attracting a large number of visitors ... [ read more ]

Discover the fantastic Lake District

Discover the fantastic Lake District

Also known as The Lakes, the wonderful Lake District can be found in North West England. The landscape is dominated by lakes and mountains and it is considered a popular holiday destination. The area is well-known for its spectacular lakes, forests and mountains. It is also related to the Lake Poets of whom a famous poet is William Wordsworth. In 1951 the composing lakes of the Lake District were designated as a national park. The fantastic Lake District is the most popular national park in th... [ read more ]

The most visited national parks in England

The most visited national parks in England

England can be divided into two major regions: the highland zone and the lowland zone. The highland zone is characterized by hilly and mountainous areas and occupies the northern and western part of England. The lowland zone is situated in the southern and eastern part and is dominated by rolling plains. The landscapes of the country are spectacular and there are several protected areas or national parks there. A national park is an “an area of countryside for public use designated by a nati... [ read more ]

The best sailing destinations in Scotland

The best sailing destinations in Scotland

If you don't care much about water sports, you probably generally associate Scotland with castles, kilts and bagpipes, but if you have the teensiest bit of interest in sailing, you know what a goldmine for sailing addicts Scotland really is. The windy, rainy climate of the country is contrary to walks in the park, but not to hopping on a boat and floating along Scotland's coastline and taking in the magnificent views of the shore. A rugged coastline, lots of lakes and hundreds of islands makes S... [ read more ]