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Located in the centre of England, Nottingham has many historic associations and the legend of Robin Hood continues to attract the international tourist. Famous literary figures include Lord Byron, D H Lawrence and Alan Sillitoe.
History and legend are never far away on Nottinghams bustling streets. Nottingham castle possesses a turbulent past; once a magnificent medieval castle fit for Kings and Queens, it's now an elegant mansion housing a superb museum and art gallery. Discover the secret history of the city by exploring the labrynth of man made sandstone caves beneath the city streets which date back to the 13th century. Nottingham is famous for the beautiful lace it has been producing for over 250 years.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Lots of history, good night life
  • Cons:Crime - not everywhere
  • In a nutshell:It's a happening city
  • Intro Updated Oct 15, 2003
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  • hopang's Profile Photo
    Jan 10, 2009 at 3:28 AM

    Great pictures and great Nottingham travel tips especially on Nottingham Castle and Wollaton Hall. Thanks for sharing. We hope to visit Nottingham one day. ~ho & pang

  • cachaseiro's Profile Photo
    Jul 3, 2007 at 5:31 PM

    interesting nottingham tips.

  • Bokhari76's Profile Photo
    Mar 7, 2006 at 8:15 PM

    Nice page. Informative tips.

  • Bilimari's Profile Photo
    May 8, 2005 at 7:57 PM

    Hi Yasmine, I'll be in Nottingham in June. Great info. of the town. I'll definitely visit the castle.

  • imstress's Profile Photo
    Mar 8, 2005 at 5:01 PM

    u have travelled to many beautiful places and you live in a happening city. Happy Birthday!

  • jamiesno's Profile Photo
    Dec 6, 2004 at 5:30 PM

    Is Nottingham also a neighbourhood in London? Cheers from across the pond in Labrador, Canada!

  • Sep 25, 2004 at 2:24 PM

    Nice page on Nottingham. Thanks for sharing. Greetings from Islamabad ~ Najam...

  • Jul 27, 2004 at 5:26 PM

    Byron, Lawrence & Sillitoe - what a varied bunch of writers you've mentioned here Yasmine. But for me it's still Robin Hood & the gang vs Sherriff of Nottingham & the bad guys that stirs my imagination.

  • aussiedoug's Profile Photo
    Jul 23, 2004 at 11:47 PM

    Robin Hood was 1 of my childhood heroes so gr8 to find your Nottingham page & read a bit of the history. Good variety of tips too. Thanks Yasmine.

  • stefano99's Profile Photo
    Jul 11, 2004 at 7:21 AM

    Lots of good info on Wollaton Hall, one of my favorite parks in Nottingham.

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