• Let's move to King's Lynn, Norfolk: it's beautiful - all cobbles, alleys and warehouses

    3 days ago - By The Guardian

    If it wasn't in the remoter end of the Fens, it would be overrun with tourists What's going for it? Amazing, the effect of geography. Were King's Lynn anywhere else in the country but squelched into the remoter end of the Fens, it would be overrun with tourists. They'd be there getting selfies next to some 18th-century townhouses or cutie-pie half-timbered cottages they'd seen in the latest Sunday night costume drama. Bistros and artisan coffee houses would be flush. Various branches of Edinburgh Woollen Mills would have opened. But it is not. It is squelched into the remoter end of the...
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