The Cotswolds: Accessible, Contemporary Guides by Local Experts (Best of Britain)

The Cotswolds: Accessible, Contemporary Guides by Local Experts (Best of Britain)

by KatieJarvis (Author)


Every year, more and more people are choosing to snub the long-haul flights and rigorous security checks and holiday in Britain. The Cotswolds is an area famed for its fresh local produce, superb restaurants and gastro pubs, its glamorous celeb culture and for its tranquil, natural beauty. Written by a local expert, who has interviewed all of the famous faces in the region, this book offers fabulous insider knowledge on contemporary life in the Cotswolds. The Best of Britain series uniquely brings together local knowledge of the area and expert advice, to make sure you get the most out of your visit. The guide includes: - The best attractions for young couples, families and groups of friends - Recommendations from local characters and celebrities - Where to find fresh organic and local produce and tucked-away farm shops and delis - Recommended places to eat out - from quirky cafes to Michelin-starred restaurants - Wet-weather options - for when the unpredictable British weather lets you down - Great things to do with children (and where to go to get away from them!) - The best places to stay - from cosy cottages to boutique hotels - Local legends, festivals and pubs


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Format: Paperback
Pages: 320
Publisher: Crimson Publishing
Published: 15 Mar 2009

ISBN 10: 1854584634
ISBN 13: 9781854584632
Book Overview: Discover the contemporary charms of the Cotswolds

Media Reviews
Entertaining and revealing --The Mail on Sunday Brimming with local insider knowledge... it makes you feel like you have been let in on a local secret --Western Morning News Informative and packed with practical information --Which? magazine
Author Bio
All of the best of Britain titles are written by local experts who are passionate about the area and really know their stuff. Katie Jarvis has written about the Cotswolds for the past 20 years and is currently chief writer for Cotswold Life magazine. Although she has written on travel nationally all over the world, she always returns to her first love: the Cotswolds hills.