Dartmoor

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Dartmoor

1. a moorland plateau in SW England, in SW Devon: a national park since 1951. Area: 945 sq. km (365 sq. miles)
2. a prison in SW England, on Dartmoor: England's main prison for long-term convicts
3. a small strong breed of pony, originally from Dartmoor
4. a hardy coarse-woolled breed of sheep originally from Dartmoor
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The holiday includes return flights, seven night's three-star hotel accommodation that includes three course dinner and full English breakfast, transfers and admission to the Eden Project, and full day excursions to Torquay and Dartmoor National Park. The holiday is priced from GBP599 per person.
Come sea Plymouth is close to Devon and Cornwall's spectacular beaches as well as Dartmoor National Park. Some of the greatest seafaring adventures have begun from the quayside and it's the perfect place to enjoy your own voyage of discovery along a seafront steeped in history.
WILDERNESS WALKS WITH RAY MEARS STV, 7.30pm DARTMOOR National Park is where adventurer RAY MEARS learned to navigate using a map and compass and he returns to share his twin passions of NATURE and ancient history.
Jane Marchand, chief archaeologist at the Dartmoor National Park Authority said that any one of the artefacts would make the find remarkable.
A spokesman for Dartmoor National Park Authority warned that environments like Haytor posed danger for walkers.
It is also an ideal base for those visiting Dartmoor National Park, the southern boundary of which is just five miles to the north east.
natural heritage protection, Dartmoor National Park, will be examined.
Soak up the luxury life: Surrounded by 368 square miles of Dartmoor National Park in Devon, Bovey Castle offers a perfect escape from the rat race.
And so that's exactly what we did, and found Puggiestone House tucked away in Dartmoor National Park.
This human-ready hive is set in beautiful woodlands right on the edge of Dartmoor National Park, half a mile from the centre of the vibrant market town of Okehampton.
? Wild camping on non-sanctioned campsites is only legal in Scotland and certain areas of Dartmoor National Park. Other areas need the permission of the landowner.
cottages.com, 0345 498 6900 On the edge of Dartmoor National Park, Fourwinds Brokan is perfectly placed to enjoy dramatic views over open moorland to Dartmoor's highest tor.

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