Books based in this county:

Authors associated with this county 

Authors who are associated with this county (born or lived here) or who have based their books here.

Bill Bryson

Diana Athill

Anna Sewell (Black Beauty)

Virginia Woolf (The Journal of Mistress Joan Martyn)

Philip Pullman.

John Boyne

Local directory

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Places to eat and drink

Prima Rosa

82 Lower St



NR13 6AD

Biddy's Kitchen

16 Market Pl



NR11 6EH

A Piece Of Cake

The River Rooms 

Church Cl




Mad Hatters Tea Shop

14 Market Pl


NR18 0AX

Alfresco Tea Rooms

Norwich Rd


Great Yarmouth

NR29 5QA

Sara's Tearoom

The Pleasure Beach Gardens

S Beach Parade

Great Yarmouth

NR30 3EH

Norfolk Lavender Tearooms and Restaurant

Caley Mill

Lynn Rd


PE31 7JE

Whelk Coppers Tea Rooms

25 The Driftway


NR26 8LD


Norfolk, in the east of England, has an extensive coastline with 90 miles of sandy beaches, and traditional seaside towns.  It also has a vast connection of lakes, rivers, and waterways called the Norfolk Broads. Elsewhere you'll find towns and villages as well as the city of Norwich with its cathedral and wide range of shopping facilities and cultural attractions.

Places to visit


The Norfolk Broads, Norwich Cathedral and Castle, Sandringham House, Castle Acre Priory, Bressingham Steam and Gardens, Bewilderwood, Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach.

Map  by Nilfanion [CC BY-SA 3.0 ( or GFDL (], via Wikimedia Commons. Not affiliated with The Travelling Reader.

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