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Southampton, England 

Population: 254,000
128 kilometres south-west of London

Suggested excursions

  • Winchester
  • London
  • Bournemouth 
  • Salisbury & Stonehenge
  • The Isle of Wight
  • Oxford
  • Brighton 

Southampton is situated on the south coast of England, close to the New Forest National Park, famous for its free-roaming ponies.

It is a green city with many parks and a major port for cruise ships. 

Notable features are the medieval town walls and iconic Bargate. 

There are numerous interesting museums, art galleries and theatres.