A visit to the city of Leeds in West Yorkshire is well worth doing Leeds also makes a good base for exploring West Yorkshire.
The Royal Armouries which was purpose built is the main tourist attraction, there are demonstrations throughout the day the exhibits and displays which are over four floors are informative and well presented. You can also see displays of falconry during the summer months.
As you wander around the city you will see many fine Victorian buildings. There are many shopping centers and shops to explore and enjoy, the center is a pedestrianised area you will find plenty of up-market shops including Harvey Nichols plus all the major high street shops and stores.
At Granary Wharf there are art and craft shops and markets selling local goods. There are also plenty of restaurants, cafes bars and eateries to relax and enjoy after all that shopping!
Nightlife in Leeds can be very lively people come from miles around to enjoy the club scene and some of the clubs attract top Djs. There are also plenty of bars and pubs for you to visit some of the pubs offer live music, real ales and bar meals.
Leeds City has a busy train station, trains run hourly to Kings Cross London. You can also purchase Day Rover tickets if you want to explore other parts of West Yorkshire. There are numerous Bed and Breakfasts and hotel accommodation in and around the city; the nearest Youth Hostel is at Haworth.
If you contact the Tourist Information Centre they will supply you with accommodation details and up to date information on any special offers which are available at the time. You will find many interesting and pleasurable things to do in and around Leeds we are sure you will find it was well worth a visit and will arrange another trip.