Previously known as 'The Gateway to the World', for years people have come to Southampton to reach distant and exotic locations.
As one of England's foremost commercial ports, Southampton has a unique cultural heritage and a thriving commercial centre.
As well as being the South's leading destination for shopping and entertainment, it is regarded as the cruise capital of Northern Europe and plays host to over four million visitors a year.
It is the greenest city in the region and its numerous beautiful parks and beaches are virtually on your doorstep with such diversity available coupled with the broad range of attractions on offer there is something to suit all ages and interests.
Find out more at http://www.visit-southampton.co.uk/