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Considered the capital of East Anglia, Norwich is an important medieval city with a modern twist

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Norwich is considered the capital of East Anglia and has much to offer the visitor. Norwich city centre has streets that still carry a lot of their medieval charm, including some remains of the ancient city walls and a wealth of historic buildings.

The view over Norwich
The Norman Cathedral is one of the finest in England, with its magnificent Cloisters and Cathedral Close. The majestic Castle with its fine 12th century keep is prominently situated overlooking the city.

Norwich Cathedral

Norwich Castle
All this contrasts with the modern including the state-of-the-art Forum, Riverside development, and the cities two shopping malls. This is all linked together with some of the most attractive streets in the country including many cobbled streets, alleys and lanes.

Norwich Forum
Norwich also has some fine open spaces, including the wonderful Riverside Walk and Chapelfield Gardens. Norwich is one of the top shopping destinations in the UK and has a mix of both high street names and individual boutiques, as well as the largest permanent open air market in England. The cities main attractions lie in close proximity to one another and make Norwich an ideal city break, as it is easy to explore on foot.

Pulls Ferry, along the Riverside Walk
Visitor Information
Norwich Tourist Information Centre, The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, NR2 1TF. Tel: 01603 213 999

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