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Enid Blyton Famous Five Series, 21 Books Box Collection Pack Set (Complete Gift Set Collection)

Enid Blyton: The Famous Five Adventure Trail in Dorset, England

Elizabeth Mistry and friends enjoy a retro style visit to Dorset countryside which inspired The Famous Five, some of the most popular children's books of the twentieth century.
Emirates Air Line, Londonvideo

Emirates Air Line is a new visitor attraction in London

Also known as Thames cable car, Emirates Air Line links Greenwich Peninsula to the Royal Docks and takes just five minutes to make the journey.
Iceland Northern Lights

In search of the Northern Lights in Iceland and Scotland

Anna Ridley explains what are the Northern Lights and goes to Iceland and Scotland in the hope of catching a glimpse of the Aurora Borealis.
British Airways tails

UK Air Passenger Duty soars from 1st April 2012

UK Budget 2012: Flights to and from the UK will now cost 8 per cent more due to Air Passenger Duty.
Abergavenny Food Festival

Abergavenny Food Festival, Wales

Abergavenny Food Festival, South Wales’ biggest food festival is absolutely fabulous, says Elizabeth Mistry.
No1 Lounge Gatwick

Super-lounge with spa at Gatwick

New passenger facility opens at Gatwick Airport’s North Terminal with Lounge and travel spa.
Cardiff City Hall

Cardiff – the seaside Welsh capital

There’s something about Cardiff that draws tens of thousands of people, weekend in, weekend out. So what makes Cardiff a popular tourist destination?
Skeabost Hotel exterior

Skeabost Hotel, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Remember the film Highlander? If you fancy visiting the island where much of the filming took place the Skeabost Country House Hotel on Skye is the perfect place to escape to.
Scottish Bagpiper at Glen Coe, Scotland

Scotland, more than Haggis and Bagpipes

Scotland may be “north of Hadrian’s Wall” but there is little doubt it is part of Britain well worth the effort of visiting.
White cliffs of Isle of Wight

Isle of Wight – Britain’s own island in the sun

The Isle of Wight can best be described as Britain’s Own “sunshine island” with temperatures and sunshine amongst the best to be found in the UK.

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