I’ve lived and grown up in the British countryside for almost ten years. I am lucky enough to live in a little village, just outside of the UNESCO world heritage city, Bath. I’ve spent some of the happiest of days swimming in the brook, running with my dogs through lanes of mud and discovering ancient buildings tucked away between the rolling hills.
Having spent so much of my time enjoying a countryside life, I’ve learned the rules of thumb and the best walks to take, that will not only lead you through beautiful views but show just how old England really is, through its hidden-away architectural treasures. The Somerset countryside also boasts some wonderful pubs and little parlour shops, if you know where to find them. So if you are looking to get away from an urban lifestyle or travel to the countryside, get reading!