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Peak District

Long weekend road trips: No. 9

Peak District

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You're going to love Buxton

This area is bustling with life, from street food festivals to flower shows to traditional Derbyshire “Well Dressing.” Nature enthusiasts will enjoy moors, rivers, caverns, and rolling hills galore.

Buxton is great for villages, caverns, and dining.

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Enjoy your drive

From London, take the M1 to get here, or take the train into nearby Stockport and rent a car there. The A38 or M6 will get you here from Birmingham by car.

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Staying in Buxton

Famous for its scenery, this area is great for countryside strolls and cycle rides. Ride the cable car at The Heights of Abraham, then explore the farmers markets, local breweries and restaurants.

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