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SALISBURY, huddled below Wiltshire's chalky plain in the converging valleys of the Avon and Nadder, looks from a distance very much as it did when Constable painted his celebrated view of it from across the water meadows, still gathered around the distinctive cathedral. The Cathedral Close's North Gate opens onto the town's older streets, where narrow pedestrianized alleyways bear names like Fish Row and Salt Lane, indicative of their trading origin. Many half-timbered houses and inns have survived all over the centre, and the last of four market crosses, Poultry Cross, stands on stilts in …
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Legacy Rose and Crown Hotel

A wonderful location on the banks of the River Avon and marvelous views of the water meadows and Salisbury Cathedral , make this 13th Century hotel a favorite with locals as well as ...

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Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites

Stonehenge and Avebury, in Wiltshire, are among the most famous groups of megaliths in the world. The two sanctuaries consist of circles of menhirs ...

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Haunch of Venison

If you visit Salisbury you must stop by this fascinating traditional tavern and restaurant. You can grab a gin and tonic in a room not much bigger than a cupboard, or enjoy a wonderful fire (in the winter) in the company of ...