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Walks We Love: Walks in St. Ives, Bingley

On October 7th, 2014 Rebecca Wilson wrote on the subject of The Great Outdoors.

Here at Turtle Towers, we simply love the Great Outdoors. With the Cotswolds being right on our doorstep we take any opportunity we can to get our walking boots on and head out into the countryside. To us, there are few better ways to spend a weekend than a long walk followed by a cosy […]

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The Cotswolds’ Top Picks: B&Bs

On July 3rd, 2014 Rebecca Wilson wrote on the subject of The Great Outdoors.

With picture-perfect thatched-roof cottages, medieval churches, honey-coloured limestone and miles of arable fields, it is little wonder that the Cotswolds was designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) almost 50 years ago. But like many British AONBs, the region is replete with B&Bs and hotels vying for your attention and the choice available can […]

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