Coventry was a great destination for a day trip, you probably heard about it if you’re a student. As most university cities Coventry has a very pleasant atmosphere and impressive cathedral. Coventry is located in West Midlands, in the middle of UK.
What to see in Coventry?
In the past Coventry was an important center of cloth trade. Nowdays is best know for it’s University, although the old part, small paved streets and stunning St Michael’s Cathedral and the Tower are really worth seeing. Spon Street in Coventry was an industrial area from at least the 12th century. Now it remains a touristic area with many old timber framed buildings. The original St Michael’s Cathedral in Coventry was built between the late 14th century and early 15th century. It was almost totaly damaged during II World War, just as the whole city. Coventry offers many spots to visit as castles, parks and museums, so if you’re planning to spend a day there you won’t be bored.