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Top 5 must-see attractions in London.

  England’s capital city is a hub of culture, always bustling and with always something to do. Visiting might be a bit daunting if you don’t know what to explore first – that’s why we have listed the top must-see tourist attractions...

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Take the train to… The Edinburgh Fringe Festival!

  The famous Edinburgh Fringe Festival is the world’s largest arts festival, originally created as an alternative for the ongoing Edinburgh International Festival, the Fringe offers a range of performances from the wacky to the bizarre.       In the month...

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Places to go: Nottingham

If you ask a railway booking clerk in the north east for a ticket to Nottingham, he or she is likely to take a moment’s thinking time before evaluating the options. Even an electronic ticket machine is likely to stop for an...

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Places to Go: Durham

Places to Go is a regular feature from NationalRail.com’s stationmaster, Alex Nelson. His passion for the UK rail network and travelling to new locations around the UK have inspired him to write a regular piece on UK tourism.   This month, he...

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