Top Things to do in Southampton
Southampton is an excellent place to live, situated on the South coast of England in the county of Hampshire, it’s one of the most dynamic and lively cities in the south. With its excellent shopping facilities, marina and its vibrant nightlife Southampton really does offer something for everyone.
Because of Southampton’s strategic position, its two universities and its local airport, this city makes a great choice for those looking to buy their dream home. You can be rest assured that when you choose a property with Knights Porter in Southampton, there will be plenty to see and do.
Located in the heart of Southampton, the SeaCity Museum delves into the cities fascinating history exploring three main exhibitions of: Gateway to the world, Southampton’s Titanic Story and the Pavilion Special Exhibition. If you’re looking to experience the cultural city of Southampton ticket prices for the SeaCity Museum £3.50 to £12 for adults and £11 to £25 depending on which exhibitions you want to see. Check the Museum website for further details>
If culture is not your thing then Southampton offers a lot of shopping facilities all under one roof. The West Quay shopping centre offers around 150 shops that included major retailers such as John Lewis and Marks and Spencer. Here you can dine while you shop in one of many restaurants such as Byron burger, Cafe Giardino, Nandos and many more. If you are looking to shop the latest high street trends the West Quay shopping centre is open from 9am – 8pm. Visit the West Quay website for more information>
Eating and Drinking
Not only is there plenty to see and do in Southampton but this historic city offers some of the most unique dining experiences in the UK.
One of our favorite local cafes to visit is Cafe Fumee that offers beautiful teas & coffees in a relaxing environment. If you’re looking for a light snack, this cafe offers some of the most delicious soups, crepes and sandwiches. Visit the website for more information>
Another one of our favorite places to dine and drink is The Railway Inn. This quaint Inn offers classic pub food with a side of class and the recently modern facelift certainly brings this place into the 21st century. They also hold special events such as their weekly quiz night and a tapas night.
As you can see Southampton is one of the most attractive cities to live in, not only do they have plenty to see and do, since the beginning of the year we have seen the local property market continue to grow. If you are looking for the latest property for sale in Southampton, check out our property search facility.