Tag Archives: Somerset

January 25

Six places to sample Britain’s best cheeses – Please comment if you have visited any of these places?

Did you know Britain produces over 700 varieties of cheese? And that 14 of those have a protected status of origin? That’s why British cheeses will be celebrated at the Big Cheese Festival at Brighton Racecourse this coming March. From smooth bries to vintage cheddars, the nation’s cheeses are as diverse as the regions they come from. […]

July 31

2. Watch sweets being made at The Cheddar Sweet Kitchen

The original and only Sweet Factory in Somerset open to the public. We make sweets the traditional way and have been doing so for 100 years, which is why our sweet flavours are still just how you remember them. Cheddar Sweet Kitchen

July 31

3. Enjoy tea and something to eat at The Lion Rock Tea Rooms, Cheddar, Somerset

Welcome to Lion Rock Tea Rooms, named after the world famous Lion Rock which we are situated at the base of. The Tea Rooms nestled in the heart of Cheddar Gorge in one of the oldest, most photographed and documented buildings in Cheddar Gorge and has been trading for over 100 years, winning numerous awards […]

July 31

1. Go to Wookey Hole Caves in Somerset

Deep in the heart of the Mendip Hills you will find Wookey Hole, the UK’s largest cave system.   For centuries people have been marvelling at these astounding caves and their natural beauty. NEW for 2017 is Chamber 20 – recently blasted tunnels now give us access to this amazing chamber, which opens up previously unseen caverns and formations.  

August 29

5 things to do in the City of Bath

There are many more things than five to do in Bath however this is what we did. One Visit the Jane Austen Centre. ane paid two long visits to Bath towards the end of the eighteenth century, and from 1801 to 1806 Bath was her home. It also provides the backdrop to two of her […]

January 30

‘5 things to do today’ tries out the naturally warmed Thermae Spa in the historic city of Bath

5 things to do today at these warm, mineral enriched waters in Bath One Arrive early to avoid the queues. The Thermae spas are very popular so choose your time wisely. We arrived Sunday morning and booked in just as it opened at 9.00. There was just a dribble of a line which was perfect. […]

August 30

5 things to do today at Clarks Village Somerset

Have you been to Clarks Outlet Village. This is a hidden secret in Somerset! One Have a drink of Gin after your lunch. At Clarks village there are quite a few restaurants to relax in whilst you are having a break from your shopping. Two Plan other things to do around Clarks village by visiting […]