Renting Holiday Cottages in Staffordshire is a good idea if you want to be centrally located for exploring different areas. For those who live in most areas it is easy to reach so for a weekend break it is ideal. The road and rail links are good and the county is close to major cities such as Birmingham.
The largest city in the area is Stoke on Trent. The region is home to the world famous Staffordshire potteries and it is a good place to pick up a few souvenirs or gifts for people at home. Stoke on Trent is ideal for those who enjoy doing some shopping but it is perfect for a night out. The city centre has several bars which give you a chance to relax in luxury surroundings.
The city of Lichfield is one of the oldest in the country and has a magnificent cathedral. Those staying in Holiday Cottages in Staffordshire who are interested in history will find plenty to keep them busy while they are in the city. There is a museum dedicated to Samuel Johnson, who was born in the city. The church of St Chad dates back to the 12th century is home to a well whose waters are said to have healing powers. There are also several exhibitions in the town for those who want to learn more about the history of the town.
The town of Tamworth is also an old town and has a castle which dates back to the 11th century. The town is ideal for those who want to do a bit of shopping, but there are several nature reserves in the area which are perfect for those who enjoy walking, cycling or bird watching. Holiday Cottages in Staffordshire are perfect for those who want to see nature and take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.