Norwich has the best of all worlds. It’s a lively and attractive city with beautiful coastline and countryside just down the road.
With its famously friendly people, fantastic night life and lovely historic buildings, it’s no wonder Norwich has been voted one of the best UK cities to visit and one of the happiest places to live. It has also been chosen as the top British city in the European Union’s Quality of Life survey
Best of all for the English language student, it is not overcrowded with foreign visitors, so in Norwich you really get the chance to speak English!
• safe and friendly
• beautiful and historic
• a university and 2-cathedral city
• a busy commercial and shopping centre
• lively night life
Very well situated:
• near Cambridge – about 60 minutes by train
• near the sea
• near 200 miles of lakes/waterways
• in beautiful countryside
• near London – about 100 minutes by fast train
Norwich is one of the UK’s top 10 shopping destinations. You can see some of the many things it has to offer in this video.
You’ll never get bored in Norwich. The city has 4 cinemas, a bowling alley, lots of great cafes and tea rooms, over 300 pubs and bars and a great nightlife with over 15 nightclubs. It also plays host to three theatres, several notable art galleries, three museums, countless live music venues and the most medieval churches of any city in Northern Europe!
To top it all off, Norwich became England’s first UNESCO City of Literature in 2012, an honour that reflects Norwich’s rich literary tradition.