Somerset

Wookey Hole caves , near Wells Somerset, England.  Everyone should visit these caves, breathtaking!

Image: Wookey Caves Wookey Hole Legend has it that early cavemen inhabited Wookey Caves in Somerset, England.

Cheddar Gorge in Somerset, England. In 1903 the remains of a human male, since named Cheddar Man were found a short distance inside Gough's cave, he is Britain's oldest complete human skeleton having been dated to approx. 7150 BCE. Mitochondrial DNA taken from the skeleton has been found to match that of Adrian Targett, a man living in the area today indicating that Cheddar Man is a very distant ancestor, amazing!

England: Cheddar Gorge in Somerset, UK It was named as the second greatest natural wonder in Britain surpassed only by Dan yr Ogof caves.

Glastonbury Tor, Somerset Levels - © David Noton

Glastonbury Tor, Somerset Levels - © David Noton - Beautiful shot of Glastonbury, it's not all about the festival! Well worth visiting the Tor for amazing views over the Somerset levels!

Lynmouth & Lynton,  Exmoor, Devon, England

A photo taken in Lynmouth & Lynton including Coast, Coastline, Features and Railways by Neville Stanikk

Wells Cathedral, Somerset; the location for Elizabeth Goudge's 'Gentian Hill'

Wells Cathedral, Wells, Somerset, England a Church of England place of worship, dedicated to St Andrew the Apostle and is the seat of the Bishop of Bath and Wells.

Tarr Steps, Clapper Bridge, across the River Barle, Exmoor,  by Matthew Bristow. The bridge is thought to date from 1000 BC which would make it the oldest bridge in England

Tarr Steps, Clapper Bridge, across the River Barle, Exmoor, by Matthew Bristow. The bridge is thought to date from 1000 BC which would make it the oldest bridge in England - wonderful bridge!

Selworthy...just the prettiest place ..and best cream teas ever

Selworthy, Somerset - a quintessentially English village. Selworthy is a small village 5 kilometres mi) from Minehead in Somerset, England. It is located in the National Trust's Holnicote Estate on the northern fringes of Exmoor.

Exmoor National Park, Somerset/Devon UK Valley of the Rocks South West Coastal Path

England: Exmoor National Park, Somerset/Devon UK Valley of the Rocks South West Coastal Path

~ Vicar's Close in Wells, Somerset, claims to be the oldest purely residential street with original buildings all surviving intact in Europe.

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Vicar's Close, Wells, Somerset, UK - the oldest intact medieval street of 42 houses built c 1348 for the Vicars Choral of Wells Cathedral.

Cheddar Gorge, in Cheddar. Britain's biggest gorge from the dramatic cliffs…

Cheddar Gorge, in Cheddar. Britain's biggest gorge from the dramatic cliffs rising to the stunning stalactite caverns. This world-famous beauty spot is a National Nature Reserve, reveals many fascinating stories of our prehistoric ancestors, and is

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