Visiting Leeds should be part of your itinerary when going to the UK. This is home to various landmarks, sights, parks, museums, concerts, restaurants and pubs, and many others.
Even if you are on your own, or out on vacation together with your family, you can and will enjoy Leeds. This city has more to offer. The good news is; you will get a glimpse of the past blending with the present.
Here is a run down on must do activities when you come and visit in Leeds:
The ruins will give you an overview of the past. The overall structure showcases the engineering and architectural skills of the people responsible for its creation as well as the loss assessors of Leeds. Imagine, it’s a structure that withstands the test of time. This is going to be a rare opportunity to have a glimpse of such structure.
What do you think of warfare and arms? Do you fancy looking at its evolution? Well, in Royal Armouries, this is what you are going to see. A long line of arms, and how the design and structure changed over a period.
There are exhibits available that will make you in total awe as you discover further details about the arms as well as warfare on display.
Those who love to see a garden at its best. This is the place to be. Here there is a walled garden, and take a glimpse of the lakes too. Do you love seeing old architecture? Check out Temple Newsam, and it’s interior. You will be amazed on what you may find aside from it’s nature’s counterpart.
This is a lovely park to visit. Perfect for those who tag along with them, their kids. It has a long history to tell as you can see in the Leeds landscape, and it is designed. You and your family can have a picnic here or take a short walk within the area. You can pay a visit to the Mansion coffee if you want to drink coffee to unwind.
For those who want to stroll around and shop – Trinity Leeds is the way to go. This is the ideal place for shoppers out there who love to go shopping at night. Famous brands found here are H&M, Apple, Pandora, Next. Plus, there are coffee shops, restaurants, and bars here as well.
There you have it few activities that you can do in Leeds. Take your pick. You can mix and match activities according to your preference, budget, and availability. If you still have time, you can mingle with the locals.
Interact with them. Listen to their stories. Immerse into their culture. In this way, you will be able to understand it’s history and how Leeds has come to its evolution in the new millennium. Be sure to take as many photos as you can since you are going to bring with you a piece of history, and culture at the same time.