Cities, Towns & Villages Outside London
Stratford Upon Avon
Stratford-upon-Avon is the birthplace of William Shakespeare, steeped in culture and history. Set in the beautiful rural Warwickshire countryside, on the banks of the river Avon, it is one of the most important tourist destinations in the UK.
Oxford is known worldwide and is one of the most famous cities of all time, known best for its Universities and anchient history.
Oxford is home to the University of Oxford, the oldest university in the English-speaking world
Cambridge is best known for the University of Cambridge, which includes the renowned Cavendish Laboratory, King's College Chapel, and the Cambridge University Library. The Cambridge skyline is dominated by the last two buildings, along with the chimney of Addenbrooke's Hospital in the far south of the city and St John's College Chapel tower in the north.
The worlds first iron bridge was built in Shropshire, in 1779 and still stands testament to his industry. And throughout the town which now proudly bears the name ironbridge, ten astonishing 'hands-on', world class museum's celebrate those early pioneers.
Take Blists Hill Victorian Town, for example. It's not so much a museum as a living, breathing insight into life in Victorian Shropshire. An army of performers in period dress bring those times alive: change your money back into the real stuff at the bank (remember pounds, shillings and pence?), then visit their shops, pub fair workshops and cottages
One of the most popular seaside resorts in England. Visit Blackpool Tower and the Golden Mile, the Pleasure Beach, the fabulous Sandcastle, the Big Wheel, go to the Sea Life Centre, Louis Tussaud's or visit the three piers
Brighton is one of the most famous seaside resorts in the United kingdom, located in the south coast in the county of East Sussex nearly of the capital city London. Brighton and its close neighbor Hove form the city of Brighton and Hove since 2000. A major tourist attraction in Brighton is the pebble beach, which has bars, restaurants and night clubs. Brighton is a party town.
With seven miles of golden sands and sparkling sea, the vibrant cosmopolitan town of Bournemouth has it all – a vast variety of shops and restaurants, buzzing nightlife and endless countryside with beautiful award-winning gardens and water sports galore.
Manchester is a centre for the arts, the media, higher education and commerce. Manchester is regarded by some as the best place in the UK to locate a business. It is said to be the "fastest-growing city" economically in the UK. It is the third most visited city in the United Kingdom by foreign visitors. Home of Manchester United Football Club. Why not go see them play at the Old Trafford Stadium?
Birmingham is Britain's second largest city, situated in the heart of England was one of the most important cities during the Industrial Revolution and proudly claims the title of “Brithplace of the Industrial Revolution”. It is a city of mixed cultures, beliefs and lifestyles and has recently become a fashionable place to set up a business or to hold a conference hosting the 80% of the all trade exhibitions in the country.
Birminghan has a plenty of cultural venues, restaurants, bars and pubs and there is always something to do and see.
Cardiff is the capital and the largest city and county in Wales. As well as being the political capital, it is Wales's centre for business, education, sport, tourism, culture, media and government. A beautiful city.
Bath and the surrounding area is brimming with things to see and do. Designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, Bath presents some of the finest architectural sights in Europe such as the Royal Crescent, the Circus and Pulteney Bridge alongside a diverse collection of museums and attractions. The compact city centre offers irresistible shopping and there are plenty of activities to enjoy in the surrounding area.
Located in the south-east of Scotland, Edinburgh lies on the east coast of the Central Belt, along the Firth of Forth, near the North Sea. Owing to its rugged setting and vast collection of Medieval and Georgian architecture, including numerous stone tenements, it is often considered one of the most picturesque cities in Europe. Also home to the famous Edinburgh castle.
Glasgow is the largest city in Scotland and third most populous in the United Kingdom.
Whether you’re a clubber, concert-goer, opera aficionado, theatre lover or dance fan, visiting Greater Glasgow & Clyde Valley is always an eventful experience. No matter when you arrive you’ll find live performances, festivals and entertainment fifty-two weeks of the year.
Liverpool is a city full of passion, for music, sport, culture, live entertainment and nightlife. It has more galleries and museums than any other city outside London and boasts outstanding architecture around virtually every corner. Home of The Beatles one of the most famous british pop groups to ever exist.