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Silchester: Guidebook

English Heritage has issued a guidebook written by Professor Michael Fulford, excavator of the Roman town (2016). It replaces a series of earlier guides to the town. 73 more words

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Chesters Roman Fort and Clayton Museum

English Heritage has produced an updated version of its guidebook to Chesters Roman Fort on Hadrian’s Wall (for earlier guides see here). This and the earlier guide are by Nick Hodgson. 77 more words

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Castle Rising: Guidebooks

Castle Rising was placed in state care in 1958. Prior to this it had been in the estate of the Hoard family. During this phase William Taylor wrote his  72 more words

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Dartmouth Castle: Guidebooks

Dartmouth Castle was placed in the care of the Office of Works in 1909, although the War Office retained the right to use the structure. It was finally placed in State Guardianship in 1970. 126 more words

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No Robotourism

“Let’s not be robotourists,” Karimé tells me from the outset of our trip to Argentina. “The first time I went to the Dominican Republic with my sister, she had this whole list of places we were going and when we were going to be there. 296 more words

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Pros and Cons of my Rick Steves' guidebook experiences

Before my first European backpacking tour in 2013, I spent hours pouring over various guidebooks in the Barnes & Noble travel section. Having read The Lonely Planet and Frommers guides before, I wanted an easier-to-read format packed with tips and important information. 497 more words

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Guidebooks to Melrose Abbey

Melrose Abbey was a Cistercian foundation from Rievaulx Abbey in Yorkshire. It was placed in State Guardianship in 1919.

The first guidebook was prepared by… 124 more words

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