Short Walks to Curious Places : Exploring 50 of Britain’s Ancient Sites, Myths and Legends


by Smith, Roly | United Kingdom, Great Britain
Published 28/03/2024 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC (Conway) in the United Kingdom
Paperback | 304 pages, Full colour photographs throughout

ISBN: 9781844866373 Category:


Embark on an extraordinary journey through the British countryside, leading to mysterious sites, ancient wonders and legendary landscapes to uncover 50 of the most intriguing walks in Britain.

Discover the Green Chapel of Arthurian legend deep in the Staffordshire moorlands. Take a magical stroll through the fairytale forest of Wistman’s Woods on Dartmoor. Marvel at the surreal rock formations of Brimham Rocks in Yorkshire, or spot the Hogwarts Express crossing the Glenfinnan Viaduct in the Scottish Highlands.

With each walk ranging from two to eight miles in length and featuring beautiful photography, helpful directions and useful information, this book guarantees captivating experiences for walkers of all abilities, whether you’re a casual stroller or seasoned hiker.

Short Walks to Curious Places is your key to unlocking the secrets of the British countryside. With every step, you’ll uncover the stories that shaped these extraordinary landscapes. Get ready to explore, discover and be enchanted by the wonders that lie just beyond the beaten path.

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Weight 0.828 kg