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Fly from Norwich Airport to Exeter, United Kingdom
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Norwich Airport offers year-round flight to Exeter and the Southwest of England flying from Sunday through to Friday.
Exeter is the county town of Devon and has excellent links to the South West of England. As temperatures carry on rising government agencies have predicted that the South west of England will become the warmest part of the United Kingdom.
With direct links to Somerset, Devon and Cornwall via train, road and bus Exeter is the perfect location to start your south-western adventure from.
Visit Somerset and see the rural beauty of Exmoor and sights such as the medieval clapper bridge at Tarr Steps which cross’s the river Barle. Tarr Steps local legend says was placed so the devil could sun bathe. The county town of Taunton is famous for producing cider and a visit to the town reveals some amazing Tudor built buildings in the town centre currently being used as shops.
Visit Devon and take time to walk around Exeter and visit its famous Cathedral which as the longest uninterrupted vaulted ceiling in England. Cathedral square in Exeter is mentioned in Dracula as being the place where the hero works and lives. Just outside of Exeter is Powderham Castle. The manor Powderham was mentioned in the Domesday book and has owned by the Earl and Countess of Devon since 1325.
Visit Cornwall and take a trip to Lands’ End the most westerly point of England. Visit the Tate St Ives museum and see some contemporary art by not only local artists but world-renowned artists. Visit the Eden project which consists of two separate biomes made from inflatable hexagonal and pentagonal pieces of plastic set in a steel frame. The structures house natural biomes where thousands of plants survive in their own environment.
Of course, what traveller could come to the South West without trying out some of the numerous blue flag awarded beaches on offer. With resorts like Croyde, Bude and Newquay offering miles of sandy beaches and great facilities for the traveller, holidaying in the United Kingdom has never better.
Your adventure of the Southwest can begin by simply clicking on the link provided.