Bridgwater, Somerset

Bridgwater is a thriving Somerset town with a rich history; its imposing Georgian architecture and variety of shops and places to eat make it a great stop off point for your UK holiday. Visit the Blake Museum and the renowned Arts Centre close to the impressive buildings of Kings Square; its annual carnival is famous national spectacle with a huge colourful procession lighting up the night. Nearby are the fascinating and unique Somerset Levels, abundant in wildlife. Look out for otters and watch swans whilst walking along the manmade rhynes; visit one of the willow growing centres and try your hand at basket weaving, or enjoy a traditional cream tea in one of the quaint little teashops.