Top English Villages From Around The World
A Break from the hectic daily routine is must, how about visiting picturesque small villages. We all have heard of exciting places village places in Spain or Italy. But did we knew, United Kingdom too has several historical heritage sites and beautiful serene places to visit. The architectural wonders stands proudly for centuries. Here is a list of ‘Top English Villages From Around The World’.
- Norfolk – Burnham Market
The Burnham Market is popular for colourful Georgian Houses, which are lined on the street. The place is known as one of the loveliest towns with great galleries, specialist shop and also beauty salons.
- Gloucestershire – Blockley
The village is situated in the center of the beautiful valley. One can catch stunning view of lush green valley. The landscape too are perfect with options of hiking trails, picnic area where one can taste the delicacies.
- Buckinghamshire – Hambleden
The town is more popular as flint cottages and brick, which stands for centuries. It is also considered as one of the significant architectural sites with St Mary’s church standing proudly from the 14th century.
- Wiltshire – Lacock
This place holds several gorgeous historic buildings, which are greatly captured by filmmakers in several films. The village reflects a unique look, like a museum under the open sky. Several tourists visit this place to take a glimpse of architectural style.
- North Yorkshire – Staithes
The place holds most significant and largest fishing port, situated on the North East coast of Britain. The place has several historic houses, narrow alley, huddles on the coast, sandy beach and so. In September, the place is visited by several people around for Staithes Festival.
- West Yorkshire – Saltaire
Today, this place is titled as a UNESCO World heritage site. The place was built by Sir Titus Salt in the year 1851. The Salt Mills holds the largest collection of Hockney artwork.
- Norfolk – Blakeney
The place holds sand hills, creeks, beautiful channels and enchanting houses around. Today, there are pubs, hotels, restaurants and shop in the historic buildings. The place also features beautiful gardens, stunning beaches where one can opt for outdoor activities like hiking, cycling for going on the trip.