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Striking countryside, lively market towns, culture, adventure and history- Harrogate District is a remarkable experience for everyone. Harrogate is a spa town in North Yorkshire, England which is a popular tourist destination renowned for its spa waters. The town became well-known as 鈥淭 he English Spa 鈥?after its waters was discovered in the sixteenth century to contain iron, sulphur and common salt, making it a popular health treatment. A wealth of celebrated attractions guarantees that visitors will never run out of eye-catching sights and unforgettable memories to take home with them. If you are looking for a true taste of Harrogate during your stay, you would be spoilt for choices with the numerous selections of festivals, shows and events taking place throughout the year. The Harrogate Spring and Summer Flower Show, The Masham Sheep Fair, Harrogate International Festival and the Ripon Races are some activities that will keep you and your family engrossed. If you are an outdoorsy person who loves adventure and exploring, visiting the Brimham Rocks is a must. Created by the erosion by ice and water on sedimentary rocks these bizarre shaped rocks and balancing boulders have become a popular tourist attraction. These curious rock formations, found scattered over some 50 acres have names such as Balancing Stones, Dancing Bear, Turtle, Druids Desk and Idol Rock. This unique spot is ideal to enjoy a picnic with your family. For a unique experience of leisure, bag your personal toiletries and pay a visit to Turkish Baths and Spa, and pamper yourself with the luxury treatments and feel the stresses and pressures of life fade away. An exceptional health and relaxation experience which you can enjoy with friends or on your own. Harrogate is a district which is prominent for its rich culture and history. For a fascinating and enthralling day out at a historic attraction, visit Ripley Castle and Gardens, the home of the Ingilby family for 700 years. Set in a beautiful location, visitors can explore the beautiful gardens, deer park, bridges and waterfalls. Indulge in the wonderful shops, tea rooms and other excellent facilities located in the grounds. Harrogate is home to magnificent landscapes which are perfect not only just to look at but also for outdoor activities. Walking, cycling, fishing and wildlife watching are some of these activities that are ideal for nature lovers. Nidderdale is just the destination for bird watchers, with a variety of habitats from moorlands to woodlands. Harrogate hotels offer the best accommodation from standard rooms to luxurious suites. Most hotels provide visitors with facilities such as spa treatment and gyms. Visit http://www.coastandcountryhotels.com/ to enjoy all that Harrogate Hotels has to offer.
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