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Self Catering, Holiday Cottages
in Alconbury, Cambridgshire

Thursday, December 14, 2017
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PLACES TO VISIT

 

 

 

Cities

Peterborough 20 minutes
  All these cities exhibit good
architecture and shopping
Cambridge 25 minutes
Ely 40 minutes
Stamford 25 minutes
    Northampton 45 minutes
    London 60 minutes train journey from
Huntingdon station
    Seaside 1 hour
 

Market Towns

    Market Day(s)
    Huntingdon 10 minutes Wednesday & Saturday
    St. Ives 15 minutes Monday, Friday & Bank Holiday Mondays
    St. Neots 15 minutes Thursday
    Ramsey 15 minutes Saturday
 

Tourist Atractions

Hamerton Wildlife Park - many endangered species
  A small selection Raptor Foundation - bird of prey hospital and sanctuary homing more than 200 birds with falconry displays
    Nene Valley Railway - working railway with 7.5 miles of track for a "great steamy day out"
    Kimbolton Castle - former residence of Queen Catherine of Aragon, many types of architecture
    Elton Hall - mixture of medieval, gothic and classic styles
    Houghton Watermill - timber built water-mill milling days are Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays
    Local Potteries
 

Museums

Cromwell - in Huntingdon dedicated to Oliver Cromwell
    Norris - in St.Ives dedicated to the history of Huntingdonshire
    St.Neots - history of St.Neots and surrounding areas
 

Air Museums

Shuttleworth Collection - wide range to aircraft with flying days
    Imperial War Museum (Duxford) - speaks for itself
 

Recreational

Grafham - cycle hire, nature reserve, sailing club and walking
    Houghton Marina - eating, boat rides, children play area
    Multiplex Cinema - up to date features
    Recreation Centres - swimming pool, sports hall, tennis courts etc.
 

Fishing

Coarse - many well stocked local rivers and lakes
 

 

Fly - Grafham 10 minutes and Rutland 45 minutes
 

Golf

Many local courses to suit all handicaps
 

Spring Cottage

Coulson Way, Alconbury, Huntingdon, Cambs, PE28 4WU.
Tel: 01480 890328   Mobile: 07710 167071
E-mail: elliciaandcraig@spring-cottage.co.uk

 

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