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Weekly City Spotlight: Ely

Ely

Skyline View of Ely

Located in Cambridgeshire, Ely is a city that is both historic and picturesque.  Close to both Cambridge and Newmarket, and approximately 80 miles from London, Ely is situated on a kimmeridge clay island within the Fens, and surrounded by beautiful countryside.  Ely offers a range of attractions including its magnificent Cathedral, museums and galleries.  The Waterside provides a chance to explore peaceful surroundings on foot, with the option to take a boat trip on the Great Ouse.  With a wealth of cafés, restaurants and an abundance of shops, Ely provides a great location for a city break.

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