Colchester isn't a particularly well-known destination within the United Kingdom, but it does receive a few travelers, most of whom make a brief stop to see the Colchester Zoo. Generally, travelers visiting the area tend to stick to more popular destinations such as London and Cambridge. If you do travel to Colchester, please take some time to tell us about what you saw in this Colchester travel guide.
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Tip?  Nope, this is the city of my birth!  Colchester is the Oldest Roman city in Britain.  Once the Capital (before it was moved to London) of Britain, Colchester is said to be the place of King Arthur and the site of the tale "Humpty Dumpty".  Check it out!
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Colchester is BritainĀ“s oldest recorded town, with the Colchester Castle Museum in the centre. It is the largest Norman Keep in Europe, with superb Roman displays, hands-on activities and tours. An award winning experience of 2000 years of history.
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If you visit Colchester you must visit the zoo it will take at least a day to see most of the animals but it is well worth the visit.
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