Ben Fogle Discovers Britains Hidden Delights

Posted by kth86 on Sep. 04, 2009

You wouldnt think it but there are thousands of secluded idylls right across the country only a short walk from the hustle and bustle of the inner towns and cities. Parks, squares and heritage sites are dotted around the UK business and shopping districts places to spend some well-earned me time, mingle with friends or retreat with a loved one. If you live or work in a busy town or city, and spend lots of time in the thick of it, its important to take some time for yourself - kick back, relax, have a lunch break or just savour the moment.Manchester for example offers 138 parks, gardens and open spaces, 40 allotment sites and an additional 25 nature conservation sites within the citys Irk, Medlock and Mersey river valleys. Birmingham has more canals than Venice and more trees than Paris, and boasts some wonderful spots like Victoria Square and St Pauls Square in the city centre.Old Eldon Square is one of the beautiful areas of green space Newcastles City Centre has to boast; an area cherished to those

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