This region of England is famously the home of the Lake District, England’s largest National Park and World Heritage Site, which is visited by more than 16 million tourists per year. It is also the location of some of England’s most dynamic, charismatic cities, namely Liverpool and Manchester, which are responsible for millions of tourists from across the globe who flock to this region every year. Others are attracted to the North West’s coastal towns and cathedral cities as well as the regions 3 AONB.
Hidden charms include the cathedral city of Chester, a charming city with a distinct Roman heritage. For more hustle and bustle, why not spend some time soaking up the cultural powerhouses of either Manchester or Liverpool, which combine rich heritage with a burgeoning reputation for lively events and entertainment.