'In England only uneducated people show off their knowledge; nobody quotes Latin or Greek authors in the course of conversation, unless he has never read them.â€
These funny words about the English modesty were said by a Hungarian born British author George Mikes, best known for his humorous comments about various countries.
A Town of Royals and Modernity
Northampton is a town in the East Midlands, England. Scientists say that the town has the evidence of the settlers even back from the Bronze Age. Even to this day Northampton is known as the occasional royal residence that once even hosted the Parliament of England. Perhaps that is why the meaning of the town's name translates literary as 'home townâ€. Only years later the affix north was added to simply distinguish the town from others with the same name. Thousands of tourists come to Northampton to enjoy some beautiful holiday in a lovely historical town. So if you are the one who wishes to experience a great British adventure, go along and read some great recommendations on Northampton hotels and other places of interest that we have prepared for you. Even though the locals say that it is not that hard to find hotels in Northampton, it is always better to get some good recommendations instead of diving into something that you are not sure about.Â
Stay on The Budget While in Northampton
Why not begin with some budget accommodations in Northampton? You can find some really cheap hotels quite near to the city center. Some of the great ones are Hotel Campanile Northampton, Ibis Hotel Northampton Centre, Premier Inn Northampton West (Harpole) Hotel or Travelodge Northampton Upton Way. These cheap hotels are usually providing their guests with great quality services and local hospitality that is almost always better than a two hundred dollar room.Â
The Best Places to Stay in Northampton
Nonetheless, some of you might be sick and tired of counting each and every dollar while on you vacation, so then why not book a lovely luxurious hotel room in Northampton that can be a little bit pricier? If a classy holiday is exactly what you are looking for, then go ahead and read more about these Northampton hotels: Hampton by Hilton Corby, Northampton Marriott Hotel, Fawsley Hall, Park Inn by Radisson Northampton or Rushton Hall Hotel and Spa. These hotels in Northampton will provide you with the glimpse of a real royal life.
The Market Square and Other Entertainment
But what else apart from those historical sites of royal life can you see in Northampton? We truly recommend you to visit the Market Square, Coton Manor Garden, Castle Ashby Gardens, Abingdon Park and Althorp House. If you are into some interesting games and entertainments, then go and visit the Virtual Aerospace, Billing Go Karting, Laser Zone, Tenpin Bowling or Northampton Indoor Karting. Each and every traveler will find something interesting to do in Northampton, you just need to go there and feel this British spirit town life on your own.