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Hampshire is een graafschap in Zuidoost Engeland.

In het zuidwesten ligt de New Forest, een fraaie bosachtige omgeving. Voor de kust, ter hoogte van Southampton, ligt het eiland Wight, dat vroeger ook deel uitmaakte van Hampshire.

Districten Hampshire : Basingstoke and Deane, Eastleigh, East Hampshire, Fareham, Gosport, Hart, Havant, New Forest, Portsmouth, Rushmoor, Southampton, Test Valley en Winchester.

De hoofdstad is de oude stad Winchester, die in de vroege Engelse geschiedenis de hoofdstad was van het Angelsaksische koninkrijk Wessex.

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Hotels in Hampshire

 Booking - Hotels in Hampshire  -  Hotelgids Hampshire
Hotels in Southampton, Portsmouth, Winchester, Brockenhurst, Havant, Basingstoke, Fleet, Andover, Sutton Scotney, Fareham, Lyndhurst, Romsey, en meer ...

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 Booking - Hotels in Portsmouth  -  Hotelgids Portsmouth

 Booking - Hotels in Southampton  -  Hotelgids Southampton

Reisbureaus / Reisorganisatie 

Reisgidsen / Magazine / Reisliteratuur

 Bruna  - 


 Cottage Holidays
 Greenwood [ sgr ]

Vervoer / Hoe kom ik in Hampshire

 Luchthaven van Southampton [ SOU ]
 Luchthaven Gatwick [ LGW ]
 Luchthaven Heathrow [ LHR ]

Brussels Airlines  
Vliegtickets naar Southampton vanaf Brussel.

 Losse vliegtickets / goedkoop vliegen Hamshire
Diverse maatschappijen.

 Stena Line  - 
Of u nu de overtocht naar Engeland overdag of 's nachts maakt, aan boord van de Stena Line ferry's kunt u heerlijk ontspannen.

   -  Bespaar op uw overtocht naar Groot-BrittanniŽ
Rotterdam - Hull, Zeebrugge - Hull, Calais - Dover, Dagretour Calais - Dover

 Brittany Ferries to Caen, Cherbourg and St Malo from Portsmouth
 LD Lines ferry services to Le Havre

Reisduur = vanaf Brussel. Verder spoorboekje enz.

 First Hampshire buses
 Stagecoach South

Links / Verwijzingen

 Hampshire  -  Hampshire County Council 

 Hampshire  -  Discover Hampshire
Glorious countryside, a superb coastline and vibrant towns combine with a rich cultural heritage to make Hampshire an ideal place to visit... less than an hour from London, so come for a day or stay longer.
Belangrijke steden in Hampshire : Southampton, Havant, Fareham en Winchester

 Winchester -  hoofdstad van Hampshire  -  Winchester City Council
Winchester omvat een deel van centraal Hampshire met de stad Winchester en de omliggende stadjes en dorpjes, inclusief New Alresford, Colden Common en Bishops Waltham.
In de vroege Engelse geschiedenis was Winchester de hoofdstad was van het Angelsaksische koninkrijk Wessex.

 Basingstoke and Deane  -  Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
Belangrijkste stad is Basingstoke. Andere nedrzettingen omvatten Bramley, Tadley, Kingsclere, Oakley, Whitchurch en de 'Hamlet of Deane', zo'n 12 km van Basingstoke.
 Eastleigh  -  Eastleigh Borough Council
 East Hampshire  -  East Hampshire District Council
 Fareham  -  Fareham Borough Council
The Borough of Fareham lies on the Solent coastline between the cities of Southampton and Portsmouth.
 Gosport  -  stad en district aan de zuidkust  -  Gosport Borough Council 
Gosport ligt op een schiereiland aan de westelijke kant van de de haven van Portsmouth tegenover de stad Portsmouth, waarmee het middels een voetveer verbonden is.
 Hart  -  Hart District Council
 Havant  -  Borough of Havant 
Havant [ Havant, Bedhampton, Warblington, Langstone - areas around the Roman core of the Borough ],
Waterlooville [ Waterlooville, Cowplain, Purbrook and the surrounding areas - on the edge of the historic Forest of Bere ], Emsworth [ the culinary capital of the south of England ], Hayling Island [ Hayling Island, Stoke, Eastoke, Mengham and Sinah - holiday paradise, with miles of top class beaches ].
 New Forest  -  New Forest District Council
 Rushmoor  -  Rushmoor Borough Council
 Southampton  -  Southampton City Council
 Test Valley  -  Test Valley Borough Council

 Isle of Wight  -  Isle of Wight Council
Eiland en graafschap voor de zuidkust van Engeland, ter hoogte van Southampton. Het eiland ligt in Het Kanaal en wordt van Engeland gescheiden door de zeestraat de Solent. De hoofdstad is Newport.
Wight is vanaf het vasteland van Engeland te bereiken via geregelde veerdiensten vanuit Lymington, Southampton en Portsmouth.

 Andover  -  market town
 Bishop's Waltham  -  market town
Seven miles of award-winning sandy beaches and pleasure gardens; activities including watersports, golf and go-karting; a packed events calendar through most of the year; top class attractions such as the Oceanarium, the IMAX cinema and a tethered balloon; the exhilarating scenery and heritage of Dorset and the New Forest on the door step.
Located on the coast of South Hampshire, a peninsula nestled between the clear blue waters of the Solent and the maritime centre of Portsmouth Harbour, Gosport's character and history have long been defined by the water
Fareham traditionally relied on its clay soil for industry, producing bricks, tiles and chimney pots. Most famous example of a building constructed of "Fareham red bricks" is probably the Royal Albert Hall, London.
 Havent  -  Borough of Havant
Lewes, the county town of Sussex is a mixture of the impressive, the unusual and the intriguing. After the Norman invasion of 1066, most of Sussex was given to William de Warenne, to rule over the South Saxons. His base was Lewes, which he settled and fortified by building an impressive Castle and establishing a Priory dedicated to St Pancras. A building of wealth and splendour said to rival Westminster Abbey, it was set to become one of the most important Cluniac priories in Europe.
 Lymington  -  market town
 Petersfield  -  market town and HQ East Hampshire County Council
Situated on the northern border of the South Downs. It is unique in that it is wholly within an Area the Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Portsmouth Harbour's world class waterfront, including Gunwharf Quays, one of Europe's leading shopping and leisure waterside developments. Historic ships, submarines, museums attractions Explosion! 'Museum of Naval Firepower' in Gosport and Action Stations, complements Southsea - the city's resort district with miles of promenade, D-Day and Royal Marines museums, Piers and the new Blue Reef Aquarium.
 Ringwood  -  market town
 Romsey  -  market town
 Southampton City
The south of England's number one city for an unmatchable choice in shopping, 1,000 years of history, spectacular events, great eating out and historic parks.
Titchfield - by the River Meon, close by the ruins of Titchfield Abbey
 Whitchurch  -  market town

 North Wessex Downs
The North Wessex Downs, an area of outstanding natural beauty, encompass the famous Watership Down while the unspoilt Meon Valley has many places to visit.
Ridgeway National Path - Britain's oldest road
Part of this 137km route crosses the Downs in the north of West Berkshire. Affords views of prehistoric barrows and hillforts. See South East National Trails.
 Solent  -  vooral populair bij zeilers
Stretch of sea separating the Isle of Wight from the mainland of England.
 South Downs  -  eastern side of Hampshire
The South Downs is one of the four areas of chalk downland in southern England and a popular area for ramblers with a network of over 2000 miles of well-managed, well-signed and easily accessible trails.
Stokes Bay  -  popular area for yachting
Between Portsmouth and Lee-on-the-Solent.

 Defence of the Realm  -  Military Attractions In & Around Hampshire
All of the Defence of the Realm sites are listed below, by location. Why not build your own tour or look at the event pages on this website to see what's going on at each site over the year.
 Explosion! exhibition [ Gospsort ]
The Museum of Naval Firepower, situated on the Gosport side of Portsmouth Harbour, telling the story of naval warfare from the Battle of Trafalgar to the Gulf War.
 Gosport museum  -  see Gosport Discovery Centre  -  libraries will never be the same
 Hovercraft Museum, Lee-on-the-Solent
 Jane Austens House Museum
The novelist Jane Austen spent the last eight years of her life at Chawton in the 17th century house which is now preserved in her memory. She wrote some of her best work here. Come and visit and let them tell you the story of Jane Austen and her family.
 Oakleaf Brewery [ Gosport ]  -  a cask ale brewery
Cask ale is the term for unfiltered and unpasteurised beer which is conditioned [ including secondary fermentation ] and served from a cask.
 Royal Navy Submarine Museum [ Gospsort ]
tracing the international history of submarine development from the age of Alexander the Great to the present. Based just outside of Fort Blockhouse.
 Silchester Roman Town  -  important heritage site
The Roman town of Calleva Atrebatum, now called Silchester, is where the occupying forces built a considerable settlement with temples, an amphitheatre and even an early Christian church. On the edge of the Basingstoke and Deane Borough, near the Berkshire border.
S tratfield Saye House
The magnificent estate at Stratfield Saye was the reward for the 1st Duke of Wellington on his heroic return from the Battle of Waterloo.
 Titchfield Abbey  -  former abbey and country house
A place with strong associations with Shakespeare, through his patron, the Earl of Southampton. See English Heritage and Titchfield Festival Theatre
 Whitchurch Silk Mill
South-east of Basingstoke and situated on Frog Island in the River Test, the small market town of Whitchurch offers a wonderfully unique attraction. Whitchurch Silk Mill is the last working mill of its kind in the south of England, and used to produce silk for Burberry raincoats and legal gowns.

 Nieuws  -  Gosport News  -  nieuws en evenementen

Cuisine - Recepten uit Hampshire

Blauw vierkantje - illu  -  zie 'Recipes
Pittige pompoensoep uit Hampshire, Romeige waterkerssoep, Hampshire Strawberry Muffins.
Blauw vierkantje - illu Boerenmarkten Hampshire  -  Receptenarchief
Blauw vierkantje - illu Hampshire Fare
Find out more about the fabulous food, drink and craft that is grown, reared and produced in Hampshire. See also Hampshire Food Festival [ Every year in July Hampshire's local food industry open's its doors to the public. With around 100 different events to choose from, held at numerous venues across the county, there is something for all tastes, ages and budgets! ].
Lees meer over het bijzondere eten, drinken en ambachten die worden geteeld, gekweekt en geproduceerd in Hampshire. Zie ook Hampshire Food Festival[ Elk jaar opent de lokale voedingsmiddelenindustrie van Hampshire's in juli haar deuren voor het publiek. Ca. 100 verschillende evenementen op tal van locaties in de provincie met iets voor alle smaken, leeftijden en elk budget! ].

Geschiedenis van Hampshire

 Hampshire's geschiedenis  -  Wikipedia

Blauw vierkantje - illu Hampshire Archives and Local Studies  -  at Hampshire Record Office
Deel van Hampshire County Council's Culture, Community and Rural Affairs departement en een van de drukst bezochte archiefdiensten in het land.

Blauw vierkantje - illu Hantsphere 
Explore Hampshire's heritage by searching the Hantsphere database. 

Blauw vierkantje - illu Historic Farnborough

Muziek, Kunst & Cultuur, Entertainment

 Farnborough Symphony Orchestra 
The Farnborough Symphony Orchestra serves the local community in North East Hampshire. Founded in 1922 as the Royal Aircraft Establishment Orchestral Society, it has a long history of performing in the local area and currently presents four concerts each season.
 Thornden Hall  -  performing arts centre
Located within the Thornden School Site and the home of the Hampshire County Youth Orchestra, Eastleigh Area Schools Orchestra, Thornden Community Wind Band, TOMS, Stagecoach Theatre Arts and Tribe Community Arts, who all rehearse or hold classes throughout the week.  It is also a popular performance venue for many orchestras and other arts groups. 

 Hampshire Arts

 Jane Austen
The novelist Jane Austen was born in Steventon in 1775 and spent most of her life in the village. She drew her inspiration for Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Mansfield Park and Sense and Sensibility from her life in Hampshire. See Jane Austen Society.
 Petersfield Events
Petersfield Festivities, held over August Bank Holiday weekend, and the Petersfield Local Food Festival [ over the last weekend in May ].

 Isle Of Wight Festival

Webportaal / Directories Hampshire

 Basingstoke Online 
An interactive one-stop information centre and community portal that enables you to find all the information you need about Basingstoke with ease.

 Visit Southeast England  -  ontdek de juweeltjes van Zuidoost-Engeland 
 Government Office for the South East 
 Hampshire Association of Parish & Town Councils 
The Hampshire Association of Parish & Town Councils represents the interests of 228 Parish & Town Councils throughout the County. The Association is based in Winchester, and provides a range of services including legal, financial, procedural and planning advice. A series of training courses and events are a feature. Publications are produced and include Best Practice Guides and a quarterly news and information bulletin. Written representations are made on proposed legislation and major government policy documents


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