Being central to the UK, the Midlands benefit from proximity a host of wonderful places to visit. But although not usually regarded as a natural tourist magnet in itself – excluding Stratford Upon Avon perhaps! – there are plenty of great things to see and do in this area, and all with great value coach or mini bus hire just a click away.
Coventry may have a mixed reputation, but it is a historic city with tales to match. Find out about Lady Godiva, or the how the city changed after massive bomb damage in WW2. There are quaint streets to wander on the outskirts of the city centre, and an ice rink, perfect for a group of youngsters on a rainy day.
Royal Leamington Spa is located centrally to this area and is a well preserved Georgian town, given its ‘Royal’ prefix by Queen Victoria. Famous for its baths, visitors came from across the world for the waters, which supposedly had healing properties. The Royal Pump Rooms now houses a swimming pool, library, museum and cafe, making them a great destination for a relaxing, but historical trip.
Market Bosworth Country Park offers a picturesque escape in a parkland setting. Feed the ducks, enjoy a stroll amongst mature and exotic trees, and if it’s a nice day relax with a picnic while the kids enjoy the adventure playground.
With so much to enjoy in and around the Leicester, Coventry, Rugby, Hinckley, Nuneaton and Rugby area, next time you’re booking a trip for a group, why not stay closer to home. Enjoy the benefits of mini bus hire provided by companies such as Swift, and a short journey home at the end of the day.