Nestling within a wide meander of the river Waveney, which forms the border between Norfolk and Suffolk, Bungay was, and is, in an excellent position then, to ward off invaders, now to explore the delights of both Norfolk and Suffolk.  In addition to its excellent location and rich heritage Bungay boasts a weekly, monthly and annual markets, a wealth of excellent independent and family-run shops, some of the best walks in Suffolk, a thriving cultural scene and is a centre for foodie excellence with many cafes, restaurants and pubs specialising in locally produced food and drink.