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Hot air ballooning in Somerset

Hot air ballooning in Somerset with Bath Balloons

Nothing can quite prepare you for hot air ballooning in Somerset. From seeing the hot air balloons being inflated and the anticipation of taking off, to holding onto the basket as you gently soar into the air, rising high above...

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10 of the best farmers’ markets in Somerset

Frome Independent Market - Snowdrop Cottage

Looking for farmers' markets in Somerset? Look no further. We've rounded up some of the biggest and best. Why not try and visit all of them? Axbridge Farmers’ Market Of all the farmers' markets in Somerset, this is one of...

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7 places to go cider tasting in Somerset

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Cider tasting in Somerset is a real treat at any time of year. Whether you time your visit for the spring blossoms, the autumn harvest or anything in between, the most important part of a visit to one of Somerset’s...

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A steam train trip on the West Somerset Railway

West Somerset Railway steam train

My three-year-old son loves trains so taking him on for a ride on the West Somerset Railway, the longest heritage railway in England, was a real treat. We started at Bishops Lydeard near Taunton, and took the steam train to Dunster,...

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Red Barn Farm Shop, Somerset

Red Barn Farm Shop Yeovil Somerset

I stumbled upon the Red Barn Farm Shop purely by chance on my way out of Yeovil. Who knew such a gorgeous little shop was tucked away down a pretty country lane just 10 minutes from the A303? Opposite the...

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Frome Independent Market, Somerset

Frome Independent Market - flower stall

Frome Independent Market is a bustling pop up market on the first Sunday of the month between April and December. It is an incredible example of what happens when a community comes together to reclaim the high street. The whole of...

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Kilver Court, Somerset

Kilver Court Somerset

Kilver Court is one of those rare destinations that really does offer something for everyone. For those who love to shop, there’s a designer outlet with clothing, homewares and gifts. Foodies will be impressed with the selection of quality light...

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