In case you are looking for a location in which you could relax and unwind away from the city life, then the ideal destination could be Somerset that is situated in the South West of England. Somerset is the best sanctuary if you are searching for a place where your loved ones can spend time with each other, or simply relax and chill out on your own.
The Cheddar Gore in Somerset is one site that you shouldn't ignore visiting since this place can make you feel enthralled with its spectacular view in which the gorge and caves welcome you. There are tons of activities that this place offers. It has this 274-step lookout tower that will allow you to enjoy the sights even more; and they also have an open-top tour bus which will pass through the gorge. There, you may also see a prehistoric museum where it houses the mystifying â¤˜Cheddar man'. Also, if you wish to do a little shopping, there are plenty of quaint shops in the area that cannot be found on the High Street. You could join the caving or rock climbing activities on the â¤˜Rocksport' adventure days for active and adventure seekers. People from all walks of life will certainly love the activities being offered here.
If you go towards Minehead, there you will see the National Trust Dunster Castle. This castle has a large garden which you could sit down and unwind. The castle stood there for a thousand years now. It was in the year 1976 when the castle was handed under the control of the National Trust. The interiors of the place are completely-furnished to exhibit respect to the late castle designer Anthony Salvins in the 1870s. Several of the areas that you should pay a visit to are the dining room and the billiards room. To those who have fearless hearts, you may want to visit King Charles bedroom since this room is deemed haunted. Outside, the garden features over a thousand trees, with some growing a variety of fruits. Aside from the fruit bearing trees, other areas within the garden that you might visit are the Lovers' Bridge which is ideal for couples, and the pet cemetery where the pets of the castle residents are buried.
One of the other great areas of Somerset is the Glastonbury Abbey which was once the richest abbey in England. It has 36 acres of parkland and Ferne Animal Sanctuary, which is the house of over 300 animals, it has ponds, nature trails and conservation areas too. Somerset is a perfect place for every person, whatever interests and selection of activities you have in mind; you will definitely enjoy your stay at this enchanting place.