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英格兰东北部的美景不仅仅指它所拥有的众多获奖的名胜古迹和人们可以亲历的各种趣事，而且还指这个地区具有的紧凑简明的特点，也就是说在那里游览逗留的每一天你都可以参观到许多东西。你可以去探索城堡、乡村美宅和美丽的花园，包括拥有英国最大的水景观和Alnwick 城堡的 Alnwick 花园，这里也是哈利波特的Hogwarts学校的所在地。
The beauty of North East England is not only its masses of award-winning attractions and amazing things to do, it's the compact nature of the region, which means you can fit more of them in for every day of your stay. You can explore castles, country houses and glorious gardens, including The Alnwick Garden - with Britain's largest water feature and Alnwick Castle - the setting for Harry Potter's Hogwarts. And from coast to countryside discover Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Heritage Coastline or the Northumberland and National Park, blowing away the cobwebs on exhilarating walks and cycle routes. The choice is yours.
Follow the track first marched by the Romans at the World Heritage Site of Hadrian's Wall, or contemplate our Christian past on Lindisfarne or in Durham Cathedral. Our proud maritime and rail histories are also waiting to be discovered at dedicated and lively museums across the region, where our rich and fascinating history is brought to life.
For a cultural experience, visit one of our vibrant cities - NewcastleGateshead, Sunderland, Durham or Middlesbrough - to shop, dine out or simply enjoy an evening of entertainment at one of the myriad of theatres, cinemas and regional music venues.
We're famed for our friendliness - you can expect a warm welcome wherever you wander in North East England. And with accommodation ranging from luxury chill-out spa's to cosy B&B's, you can be assured of a wonderful rest at the end of each day.
It couldn't be easier to visit and explore this spectacular and original part of the country.