About Portsmouth, UK

Portsmouth is a city located in the county of Hampshire, England, and is the only island city in the UK.

That is why most of the Portsmouth attractions are connected with the sea and ships. First of all check out HMS Victory which is famous flagship, that fought with Spanish and French fleets and helped lead Britain to victory in the battle of Trafalgar, see also the Mary Rose & HMS Warrior. Other attractions of Portsmouth include The Royal Naval Museum, with a exciting Exhibition “Sea Your History” and Action Stations with the interactive gallery which explains the science and technology used by the modern Royal Navy. Among other Portsmouth attractions are Fort Cumberland which is one of the best examples of a five sided 18th century bastioned fort. Do not miss also the Marwell Zoo where you can see some of the most beautiful and interesting animals in the world. In Portsmouth you will also find such sights as Spinnaker Tower, Portchester Castle, Queen Street Gallery, D-Day Museum Portsmouth, Portsmouth Cathedral, Charles Dickens' Birthplace Museum and many other attractions.

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