UK Holiday Guide - Guide to Norfolk in England
Holiday Guide to Accommodation and Attractions in Norfolk
Norfolk is a low-lying county in East Anglia in the east of southern England. It has borders with Lincolnshire to the west, Cambridgeshire to the west and southwest and with Suffolk to the south. Its northern and eastern boundaries are the North Sea coast, including The Wash. The county capital is Norwich
Other principal towns include the port-town of King's Lynn and the seaside resort and Broads gateway town of Great Yarmouth. There are also several market towns: Aylsham, Downham Market, Dereham, Fakenham, Holt, North Walsham, Swaffham, Thetford and Wymondham.
Norfolk is a popular tourist destination; major attractions include beaches, the Broads, and the city of Norwich. The Queen's residence of Sandringham provides an all year round tourist attraction. Rural parts of the county, notably the area around Burnham Market, are also popular locations for city dwellers to purchase weekend homes.
Some of the main attractions of Norfolk include
Norfolk Broads Direct
Bure Valley Railway
St John Cathedral
Gooderstone Water Gardens
The Green Quay
Priory Maze & Gardens
Fairhaven Woodland & Water Gardens
Other useful links in Norfolk
Norfolk County Council