Today the Cotswolds has a magnetic attraction for
many: artists, historians, naturalists, cyclists and walkers - anyone
indeed with a love for fund peace and the tranquillity of the English
countryside. Traditional as well as contemporary crafts are demonstrated
in galleries and at shows all over the area.
There is a wide range of attractions to suit all
these tastes and more. Exploring the real Cotswolds at any time
of year is a rewarding experience, each season throwing a different
light on the ever-changing scene.
In his English Journey in 1933,
J.B.Priestley described the Cotswolds as:
"the most English and least spoiled of all our countrysides"
and "...a national heritage of great value"
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