MV Edward Elgar

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Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Cruise the mighty River Severn through glorious countryside. Park nearby, unpack once & cruise to new places daily for guided tours around world class sights. Enjoy traditional English cooking with full-board, catering for special diets & wines at lunch & dinner. Relax with just 22 like-minded guests. Sleep soundly in cosy twin-bed en-suite cabins. Our comprehensive package holidays are recommended by 98% of guests. Check website ‘tour’ & rave reviews. Call for a free brochure.

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MV Edward Elgar
English Holiday Cruises Ltd, Alexandra Warehouse, The Docks, GLOUCESTER, Gloucestershire, GL1 2LG
Phone : 01452 410411

About The area

Discover Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire is home to a variety of landscapes. The Cotswolds, a region of gentle hills, valleys and gem-like villages, roll through the county. To their west is the Severn Plain, watered by Britain’s longest river, and characterised by orchards and farms marked out by hedgerows that blaze with mayflower in the spring, and beyond the Severn are the Forest of Dean and the Wye Valley.

Throughout the county you are never far away from the past. Neolithic burial chambers are widespread, and so too are the remains of Roman villas, many of which retain the fine mosaic work produced by Cirencester workshops. There are several examples of Saxon building, while in the Stroud valleys abandoned mills and canals are the mark left by the Industrial Revolution. Gloucestershire has always been known for its abbeys, but most of them have disappeared or lie in ruins. However, few counties can equal the churches that remain here. These are many and diverse, from the ‘wool’ churches in Chipping Campden and Northleach, to the cathedral at Gloucester, the abbey church at Tewkesbury or remote St Mary’s, standing alone near Dymock.

 

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