Broads

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Broads

 (brôdz)
A low-lying region of eastern England with wide, shallow lakes interconnected by rivers and small streams. The Broads is a wildlife sanctuary and recreational center.

Broads

(brɔːdz)
pl n
1. (Placename) a group of shallow navigable lakes, connected by a network of rivers, in E England, in Norfolk and Suffolk
2. (Placename) the region around these lakes: a tourist centre; several bird sanctuaries

Broads

(brɔdz)

n.pl.
The, a low-lying region in E England, in Norfolk and Suffolk: bogs and marshy lakes.
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But when Flambeau, like the prince himself, had left European celebrity and settled in England, it occurred to him that he might pay a surprise visit to this eminent exile in the Norfolk Broads. Whether he should find the place he had no idea; and, indeed, it was sufficiently small and forgotten.
He is an experienced hand at the work, as he has had for years a launch of his own on the Thames, and another on the Norfolk Broads. Regarding our plans, we finally decided that Mina's guess was correct, and that if any waterway was chosen for the Count's escape back to his Castle, the Sereth and then the Bistritza at its junction, would be the one.
The rare fen orchid, a small plant with pale yellow blooms, is only found growing wild in Britain in two areas, in Kenfig sand dunes in south Wales and in the fens of the Norfolk Broads.
Atranquil boating holiday on the Norfolk Broads is the perfect way to switch off from the pressures of modern life.
this time she walks the norfolk broads in the company of a group of australian women living in east anglia.
EMMA JOHNSON provides case studies on how to pack for your holidays, wherever you might be heading off to SAIL AWAY Whether you're boating on the Norfolk broads or navigating the Greek islands, a nautical stripe always works and don't forget a sun hat.
The Norfolk Broads seemed like a safe place to test out our total lack of boating skills.
A 12FT python was found wrapped round a rock on the Norfolk Broads.
| HEAD for the Norfolk Broads and rent a 35-foot long cruiser for seven nights starting on June 30, through Waterways Holidays for PS882 (saving PS92).
A IF you want to relive the books, go messing about on the water on the Norfolk Broads, where a lot of the stories are set.
Throughout East Anglia and the Norfolk Broads, for the tourism industry, agricultural survey contracts, aerial filming and photography, as well as specialist tasks for the energy and renewables industry, SaxonAir Helicopters runs leisure and business charters, pleasure planes.
She reported that after the Broad's information Center in Potter Heigham closed down to the public, they had gotten a lot of people interested in finding out more about the Norfolk Broads and all of the wildlife that exists in the area.

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