General Information about Norwich
The city of Norwich which has been inhabited since the Middle Ages can be found in the East of England within the county of Norfolk. Norwich is located approximately 116 miles away from London with its closest major cities being Ipswich as just 44 miles away and Cambridge at a distance of 63 miles.
Norwich is ideally set along the River Wensum which is a tributary of the River Yare. Boasting a population of over 130,000 residents, Norwich was in fact the second largest city in England back in the 11th century.
Norwich is a popular travel destination and boasts a large variety of historical buildings dating back to medieval times. One of the most popular attractions of this historical city is known simply as Norwich Castle which was originally built back in 1067. Norwich Castle is today used as an Art Gallery and a Museum. Another fine example of Norwich's architecture with Norman influences being the main focus is the Norwich Cathedral. Construction of the Norwich Cathedral began in 1300 but was not fully completed until 1430.
Your trip to Norwich would not be complete without visiting the ever popular Elm Hill which is one of the main streets of Norwich. Boasting a cobbled street and a variety of charming stores, Elm Hill is no to be missed.
Norwich is well connected with the rest of the United Kingdom with regular flights landing at the Norwich International Airport. The railway system is another popular means of transportation to Norwich as well as car and bus.
Car Rentals in Norwich
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Hotels in Norwich
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