Norfolk Cottages blog

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As a truly local brand, our team are knowledgeable about delicious places to eat, beautiful places to visit and exciting things to do in Norfolk. Have a read through some of our newest blog articles to see what we like and what we’ve been up to. Please do get in touch if you have a great blog idea - send an email to or call our friendly team on 01263 715779.

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The Wonder of Windmills

There are many windmills and watermills in Norfolk. When exploring the Norfolk countryside, they sprinkle our landscapes with beautiful shapes and interesting histories.

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Meet our Champion for Walking Norfolk

What gets you up the morning? The view of the sea. I am lucky to have a fantastic view of the sea from my living room/office and the mood of the sea can well affect my mood for the day ahead.

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The Wonderful World of Woodforde’s Brewery

When travelling to our hidden gem of April, Salhouse, paying a visit to Woodforde’s Brewery is a must. Woodforde’s Brewery has its very own pub right next door, the Fur and Feather, so after learning about how the beer is made, you can enjoy a glass in the sun. 

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The Other Side of the Blue - Tom Baxter

On 17th August 2018, Tom Baxter, one of the most distinguished song craftsmen of the 21st century, will unveil his first official release in a decade, 'The Other Side of Blue'. Alongside the imminent prospect of this stunning piece of work, we can also look forward to Tom's return to the live stage.

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April's Hidden Gem - Salhouse

Salhouse is a beautiful village on the edge of the Norfolk Broads National Park, within the Broadland District of the county of Norfolk. Just 1 mile from the beautiful Salhouse Broad, and just 6 miles from the centre of Norwich, Salhouse offers the perfect combination of peace and tranquillity and easy access to the thriving city.

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Food Focus - April 2018

Each month we’re delighted to provide a focus on the wonderful produce that makes Norfolk such a special foodie place. We are proud to be welcoming our friends at Feast Norfolk Magazine and Proudly Norfolk as guest writers. This month's feature is below or you can read the entire article here...

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Forest bathing

Forest bathing is a Japanese form of therapy known as 'shinrin-yoku'. Research has shown that if you spend just 15 minutes amongst trees, it can lower cortisol levels, improve your immune system and even reduce anxiety. 

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