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==Regions==
 
==Regions==
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[[Image:East Anglia map.png|thumb|250px|Map of East Anglia]]
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East Anglia consists of the following counties:
  
East Anglia consists of the following core counties:
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|width="32px" bgcolor="#554400" | || '''[[Herfordshire]]'''
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|bgcolor="#d3bc5f" | || '''[[Essex (England)|Essex]]'''
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|bgcolor="#786721" | || '''[[Bedfordshire]]'''
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|bgcolor="#a0892c" | || '''[[Cambridgeshire]]'''
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|bgcolor="#e9ddaf" | || '''[[Suffolk]]'''
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|bgcolor="#d4aa00" | || '''[[Norfolk (England)|Norfolk]]'''
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*[[Bedfordshire]]
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==Towns and cities==
*[[Cambridgeshire]]
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*[[Essex (England)|Essex]]
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*[[Huntingdonshire]]
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*[[Norfolk (England)|Norfolk]]
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*[[Suffolk]]
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According to some, the counties of [[Bedfordshire]] and [[Hertfordshire]] (located north of London and often considered part of the [[South East (England)|South East]] region) are also conveniently combined within East Anglia.
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Listed below are nine cities and towns of greatest interest to travellers:
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===Cities===
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*[[Cambridge]] (Cambridgeshire)
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*[[Ely]] (Cambridgeshire)
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*[[Norwich]] (Norfolk)
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*[[Peterborough]] (Cambridgeshire)
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*[[St Albans]] (Hetfordshire)
  
==Cities==
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===Towns===
 
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*[[Colchester]] (Essex)
East Anglia has the following major towns and cities:
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*[[Great Yarmouth]] (Norfolk)
 
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*[[Ipswich (England)|Ipswich]] (Suffolk)
*[[Bury St Edmunds]]
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*[[Southend]] (Essex)
*[[Cambridge (England)|Cambridge]]
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*[[Colchester]]
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*[[Great Yarmouth]]
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*[[Hitchin]]
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*[[Ipswich (England)|Ipswich]]
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*[[King's Lynn]]
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*[[Norwich]]
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*[[Peterborough]] - Cathedral city
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*[[Stevenage]]
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*[[Southend]]
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According to the enlarged definition of East Anglia, the cities of [[Bedford]], [[St Albans]] and [[Watford]] are also important cities within the region.
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==Other destinations==
 
==Other destinations==

Revision as of 00:10, 1 December 2006

East Anglia [1] is the region of eastern England that lies broadly to the north of London and the Thames estuary, to the south of the Wash (the square shaped indentation in England's east coast) and to the east of the East Midlands. The region is also known, much less commonly, as the "East of England".

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Regions

Map of East Anglia

East Anglia consists of the following counties:

Herfordshire
Essex
Bedfordshire
Cambridgeshire
Suffolk
Norfolk

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Listed below are nine cities and towns of greatest interest to travellers:

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  • The Broads
  • The Sunrise Coast
  • Weald Country Park
  • Epping Forest
  • Minsmere Nature Reserve
  • Sutton Hoo

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