Langley Castle in Northumberland was built in 1350 by Sir Thomas de Lucy. Set in 10 acres of beautiful gardens and woodlands, it is now a popular hotel. With its seven-foot-thick walls, big log fires and cosy atmosphere the Castle is a peaceful refuge to escape the world for a while.
Bodiam Castle is an impressive medieval castle in East Sussex, UK. Now owned by the National Trust, it is open to the general public.
If you’re visiting York then afternoon tea at Betty’s is a wonderful treat. Find out more about this iconic British institution.
I’ve never seen Hadrian’s Wall. So when, during an autumnal visit to Northumberland in England, I was given the opportunity to join a party planning a gentle stroll around a section of Hadrian’s Wall I eagerly accepted.