Map out a tour of Wiltshire when you arrange a car rental Swindon deal. The town of Swindon has some fantastic shopping spots with probably the greatest and most well known being the McArthur Glen Designer Outlet village where you are able to pick up designer fashion clothes at bargain-priced rates. This place is always a hit with the fashion aware. Parking in the McArthur Glen is free as well. You can also grab some good specials within the town centre and also the shopping centres that lurk inside it. The town centre is full of quality shops and if you look around you can pick up some good things. There is parking around the city although you ought to expect to pay for it. Swindon is midway between Reading and Bristol and is also situated about 80 miles from London making it a simple weekend vacation spot.
There’s a lot to offer for everybody searching for their own favored type of entertainment. The music scene in town is thriving and they host the annual Swindon Shuffle which is a music festival in which nationwide acts acquire a number of large stages as well as local bands playing all through the festival. There are lots of locations you can catch some of the greatest bands in the region at any time you would like as they are easily discovered at several venues around town. There are many parks that you can go to whilst you are here. Lydiard Park has recently been remodeled and now includes a children’s play region to appreciate when you are at the two hundred and sixty acre acre grounds. The Queen’s Park in the city centre features a lake and the Garden of Remembrance for people that died during the second world war. Coates Water Park is great for birdwatchers.
There are several locations that you can enjoy bike trails and hike as well as merely enjoying the serenity of the region. If you are going to visit Swindon then it’d be criminal not to discover the Isambard Kingdom Brunel and also the historical past that Swindon has with the railway network. Let’s not forget that in its day Swindon was primarily just a little railway town and evidence of this can be observed these days with rows upon rows of terraced housing previously inhabited by workers on one side of the railway line close to to the station. It’s perfectly situated next to the Custom outlet village so perhaps dad can have a wonder around the museum whilst the shopaholics invest in some valuable shopping time.
The museum is worth a visit from all the family both educationally and because of the wow factor with outdated steam locomotives on display. The town is home to the Swindon Robins Speedway group so you may take in an evening viewing this thrilling activity at the Abbey Stadium. There are 3 league football teams locally including the League One side Swindon Town. If you like watching ice hockey then go to the coincides for a game featuring the Wildcats or the Panthers.