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Located in south-east England and just north of London, Hertfordshire is easily accessed by London Luton Airport and London Stansted Airport. Hertfordshire is a green county, with most of its undeveloped land protected as Metropolitan Green Belt. It boasts picturesque landscapes, including woodland, river valleys, and farmland. The county has more than 3,000kms of public pathways, like the Hertfordshire Way, a 265km circular footpath. The county’s many canals, rivers, and lakes provide opportunities for sailing, kayaking and canoeing, as well as relaxing boat cruises.
Did you know?
Jane Austen's novel Pride and Prejudice is primarily set in Hertfordshire
The majority of the Harry Potter series was filmed at Leavesden Film Studios in Hertfordshire
The Harlequin Centre in Watford is Hertfordshire’s largest shopping centre with over 130 stores
Considered one of the top three places to live in the UK
Home to Letchworth Garden City — the world's first Garden City
George Orwell based his book Animal Farm on the village of Wallington, where he lived between 1936 and 1940
Things to do in Hertfordshire
Located in south-east England and just north of London, Hertfordshire is easily accessed by London Luton Airport and London Stansted Airport.