City breaks to Leeds
Leeds is a shining light in Northern England to which people from all over the UK and around the world come to visit every year as it is an amazing city break destination. Leeds is historically an industrial city but has recently become a modern commercial hub and has an exciting new waterfront area which is booming and has lots of shops, restaurants and bars. In this area is Millennium square, a vast square capable of holding up to 20,000 people. Leeds is now a haven for shoppers and the County Shopping Arcade offers a great array of chic shops and trendy cafes and includes some unusual stores as well as the more well-known shops. Leeds is the perfect city for an exciting weekend away, stag parties, romantic getaway or family holiday. Book a city break to Leeds today with Club Travel for the best deals on city breaks, flights, hotels and holidays.
Hotels in Leeds
We have many hotels in Bristol available and we can find a special place for you to stay while on your city break to Bristol. Club Travel has over thirty years’ experience of finding the perfect hotels to suit our client’s needs. Here are just two hotels from the many we have available.
Days Inn Wetherby Situated just a few minutes from the A1 with easy access to Leeds, York and Harrogate, this modern and attractive hotel combines comfort and affordability. Such a centralised location makes this the perfect stop off point for every kind of traveller and for every kind of trip. Visitors might venture into Leeds or York for sightseeing at York Castle Museum, Harewood House, Abbey House Museum, and Leeds City Museum, or simply hit the links at the nearby Wetherby Golf Club.
Crowne Plaza Leeds located in the heart of the city is this luxury, family friendly hotel. Features include a fully equipped gym, indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, bars restaurants etc.
Events in Leeds 2014
Tour De France 2014 will start in Leeds on the 5-6th July
Wicked the hit west end musical will be performed in the city for four weeks in June and July
Leeds food and drinks festival 2014 23rdMay-08th June
First Direct Arena this venue will host performers such as IL Divo, Robbie Williams, Dolly Parton and Pearl Jam in 2014.
Famous food from these regions includes Yorkshire pudding, Gingerbread, Liquorice sweets, Rowntree’s sweets, Rhubarb and Wensleydale Cheese
Nightlife in Leeds
Leeds has lots of great pubs and nightclubs. The city is popular with stag and hens parties as a good time is guaranteed. There are many more laid back parts of the city if you are looking for a quite night out away from the madness.
Leeds Bradford Airport is located 15km from of Leeds city. There is a bus service departing from outside the terminal going to Leeds city.
Weather in Leeds is typical weather of Northern England. The city gets quite a bit of rain however in the summer the temperature sometimes reaches 25°C
Electricity The same electrical output as in Ireland. Three pin plug.
Currency the Pound Sterling is the official currency of England.
Leeds Time is the same as Irish time.
Visa requirements Irish Citizens travelling to the UK do not require a visa.