Creating guidebooks is an all-consuming job, so each year the staff at Bradt HQ recharge their batteries by going on a company outing. Our founder, Hilary Bradt, shares her thoughts on our choice for 2017 - the Cotswolds' town of Cirencester.
There are walks that get you from A to B, hikes that form a stretch of long-distance trail and then there are easy-going walks for no purpose other than to lift the soul. A walk on Minchinhampton Common does just that.
From the places mentioned in Bram Stoker’s novel to sites linked to the life of Vlad the Impaler, the real historical figure who served as an inspiration for the fictional count – if you're seeking serious Dracula tourism these are the best places in Transylvania to visit.