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Isle of Man – thoughts and conclusions

She married a Manx farmer and had loved every one of the 50 years she had lived here. Isle of Man had been good to her and her family.

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Castletown was the first Manx capital. I stopped at a cheerful pub called The Castle Arms that looked cosy in the late afternoon sunshine.

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Discovering a film location on Isle of Man

Isle of Man has been used as film location for numerous movies, including the deliciously wicked Keeping Mum. Remember this gorgeous view?

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Laxey and Mount Snaefell

In Laxey, Lady Isabella is the world’s largest industrial water wheel. Nearby Mount Snaefell is the highest point on Isle of Man.

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Isle of Man – first impressions

Isle of Man has a reputation for attracting tax evaders and petrol heads. The island has much more to offer and is highly underrated.

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