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The Holiday Home of Your Dreams: a blog about picturesque places in Norwich for an enjoyable holiday.

The Holiday Home of Your Dreams: a blog about picturesque places in Norwich for an enjoyable holiday.
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There is no need to spend a fortune or struggle with the crowds to have a memorable, stress-free holiday. There are affordable holidays available all over the UK, including holidays in Norwich, Norfolk and Lincolnshire. With Holiday in Norwich, you can enjoy an outstanding holiday while discovering places of English and European interest.

Places to visit in and around Norwich

Today, Norwich is one of England’s most popular tourist destinations. Visitors enjoy exploring this historic city by visiting The Castle Museum; The Forum; The Crafts Centre; The Art Gallery & Museum; The Natural History Museum; The Cathedral (The Cathedral Church of St Peter Mancroft); The Guildhall; The Chapelfield Gardens; The Theatre Royal; Elm Hill (Elm Hill); St Helen’s Square; St James’ Street (St James’ Street); The Market Place; Brunswick Park (Brunswick Park); Magdalen Road (Magdalen Road); Earlham

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Eating out in Norwich

Eating out in Norwich can be a very enjoyable experience. The city has many restaurants, cafés and pubs that serve traditional English food as well as international cuisine.

There are many places to eat out in Norwich, including:

The Angel Inn – this pub is located on Angel Hill and offers traditional English food such as steak and ale pie. It also serves lighter meals such as pizza and pasta. The pub is popular with both locals and tourists alike because of its location near the city centre.

The Black Dog – this restaurant is located on St Peter’s Street and serves modern British cuisine with an Italian twist. It also has an excellent selection of wines from around the world!

The Boar’s Head – this restaurant is located on Angel Walk and serves traditional English food such as lamb shanks, fish & chips and steak & kidney pie. The Boar’s Head also has a large selection of vegetarian options on their menu so there is something for everyone!

 

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Good walks and cycle routes in Norwich

Norwich boasts some interesting parks and gardens including Earlham Park, St Andrews Gardens and The Forum Gardens. These areas provide excellent opportunities for picnics or just relaxing in the sunshine with friends or family members.

There are many places to walk or cycle around Norwich including Riverside Walk along River Wensum which runs through the central part of the city centre; The River Yare Trail which passes through suburbs such as Thorpe Hamlet; Ipswich Road Pathway (also known as “the path”) – an old railway track converted into a walking route;

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The local landscape and wildlife

The Norfolk Broads are a beautiful stretch of water, dotted with islands and small towns. These waterways make for a great holiday, as they’re perfect for exploring by boat. The area is also home to some amazing wildlife – there are plenty of birds and animals that call this place their home.

The Broads are a great place to spot a variety of bird species, including kingfishers and reed buntings. You might even come across some rare species like the whooper swan or white-tailed eagle!

 

The best places to stay in Norfolk, if you are looking for self-catering accommodation.

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  1. Torrens Rest (Click here to check the available dates)

    Our beautiful home is the perfect location for a group that is working in the area and looking to stay longer periods of time.

    This home offers 3 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 7 people. It has 2,5 bathrooms and two parking spaces suitable for large vans.

    It’s located in a quiet neighbourhood, just 5 minutes drive away from Sainsbury’s supermarket and 15 minutes drive to the city centre.

    Enjoy your morning coffee on the deck with views of the woods or relax with Netflix after a long day at work.

     

    DSC 0892 The Holiday Home of Your Dreams: a blog about picturesque places in Norwich for an enjoyable holiday.🙋‍♂️  Accommodates up to 7 guests
    🛌  3 bedrooms
    – Bedroom 1 – Two single beds
    – Bedroom 2- Super-king size bed
    – Bedroom 3 – Single bed
    – Livingroom – Double-size sofa bed
    🚗  1 Free Parking space
    📶  Free WiFi (60 Mbps)
    📺  Smart TV and Netflix
    🧺 Washer
    🍳  Fully equipped kitchen
    🌤️ Sunset views
    🚶 Great walks

  2. ursery Rest (Click here to check the available dates)
    DSC 0004 The Holiday Home of Your Dreams: a blog about picturesque places in Norwich for an enjoyable holiday.Are you looking for a place to stay in the summer holidays? We have the perfect home for you.

    “Nursery Rest” is your ideal holiday home, whether you are looking for a quick weekend getaway or a week-long vacation away from home.

    A fully equipped kitchen allows you to cook your favourite homemade meal for all family.

    FREE parking eliminates the need to pay extra charges.

    If you are tired of your daily routine, take a break and enjoy the wonderful Summer memories in Private Garden at “Nursery Rest”.

    Our goal is to provide a peaceful retreat for your family, where you can enjoy the simple pleasure of being together.

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    🙋‍♂️  Accommodates up to 5 guests
    🛌  3 bedrooms
    Master bedroom – Super-king size bed
              – Bedroom 2- Twin beds
              – Bedroom 3 – Single bed

    🚗  1 Free Parking space
    📶  Free WiFi (60 Mbps)
    📺  Smart TV and Netflix
    🧺 Washer
    🍳  Fully equipped kitchen

    🌤️ Sunset views
    🚶 Great walks

    🌇 Private Garden

  3. Hayloft (Click here to check the available dates)

    DSC 0412 The Holiday Home of Your Dreams: a blog about picturesque places in Norwich for an enjoyable holiday.A beautiful guest suite with a private courtyard garden in a lovingly converted Victorian coach house.

    Ranworth is a picture-perfect village in the Broads National Park. Stunning views of fields, traditional thatched cottages, church & broad.

    5-minute stroll to Maltster’s Pub, Malthouse Broad, cafe, village store & Ranworth Broad Nature Reserve.

    Wonderful walks, cycle routes, boat trips & boat hire nearby. Sandy beaches, like Horsey famous for their seals, are only 20 mins drive.

    Perfect for couples and families.

    This is a Pet-Friendly Destination that sleeps 4 people. It has an amazing south-facing Victorian walled patio with lazy seating, BBQ and fire pit. Perfect for toasting marshmallows.

    It has been beautifully converted to provide two comfortable bedrooms. A large shower room. A well-equipped kitchen-diner and a cosy lounge in the eaves. New electric central heating throughout.

    Original features, including beams and doors. This adds to its warm character and gives a real sense of The Hayloft’s history. It was once a stable, hayloft and more recently a Beaver Scout Hut!

    You’ll have an ideal base for the stunning views of fields through the window, and the next-door church.
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    🙋‍♂️  Accommodates up to 4 guests
              – Bedroom 1 – 1 x King size bed
              – Bedroom 2 – 2 x single beds
    🚿  Shower
    🚗  1 Free Parking space
    📶  Free WiFi (25 Mbps)
    📺  Smart TV and Netflix
    🧺 Washer and dryer and Dishwasher
    🍳  Fully equipped kitchen
    🏕️ Outside fire pit with marshmallows
    🌤️ Sunset views
    🚶 Great walks
    🛥️ Boat hire
    🍺 Nearby pubs

    Shepherds Hut (Click here to check the available dates)

    DSC 0306 The Holiday Home of Your Dreams: a blog about picturesque places in Norwich for an enjoyable holiday.Stunning holiday house in a heart of Norfolk Boards small city called Ranworth.You can escape the daily routine and try a glamping experience in this luxurious, pet-friendly heated Shepherds Hut.

    It is a very comfortable 22ft long, it includes a galley kitchen & toilet/shower.

    Wake up to stunning sunrises, beautiful views and birdsong in the heart of the Norfolk Broads.

    Then have breakfast alfresco surrounded by nature (or use the Dinning table inside the coach house).

    This Romantic Luxury Shepherd’s Hut with views of the Alpacas in the nearby field is the perfect location for a romantic couple’s getaway.

    If you want a great romantic holiday in the UK this holiday home with a unique design will be perfect for you.

     

     

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    🙋‍♂️  Accommodates up to 2 guests
    🛌  King Size Bed
    🚿  Shower
    🚗  1 Free Parking space
    📶  Free WiFi (25 Mbps)
    📺  Smart TV and Netflix
    🧺 Washer and dryer and Dishwasher
    🍳  Fully equipped kitchen
    🔥  Indoor Fireplace
    🏕️ Outside fire pit with marshmallows
    🌤️ Sunset views
    🚶 Great walks
    🛥️ Boat hire
    🍺 Nearby pubs

There is plenty to do and see if you come on holiday to Norfolk.

The ginger and Gold blog has started with the idea in mind to help you and your family find the best things to do and see whilst you are in Norwich. Most of us are already aware that there is plenty to do in Norwich, part of this city’s charm is its compact nature, family-friendly atmosphere and abundance of parks and green spaces

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