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Why Go?

To take the mineral-rich waters of the thermal baths, as people have been doing here for some 10,000 years

The sweeping majesty of the Royal Crescent: 18th century European architecture doesn't get much better than this

The Northanger Abbey flashbacks, if you're a Jane Austen fan

What To Skip

The summertime tourist hordes: wait until autumn instead

What For:

Arts + Culture, Design + Architecture, Spa + Wellness

When To Go:

June, July, August, September


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