The city of Sheffield is located in South Yorkshire, England, the name is taken from River Sheaf. Archeological finds date human existence back to the Upper Paleolithic period, about 12,800 years ago.
Use the services like car for rent in Sheffield on your arrival at the Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield, 36 km away from Sheffield. Sheffield got world famous through the Hollywood movie about its sheriff. It is a perfect place to set up camp and tour the fascinating surroundings, the city also includes its own landmarks, parks and gardens, theaters, cinemas, entertainments, music scene and festivals. The countryside with its astonishing nature beauty will give you a memorable visit.
Rent a car in Sheffield and tour the city’s attraction such as the Sheffield Cathedral, built in 1430, then reconstructed in 1966 and the Town Hall from 1897. Admire the fine art collections in the Millennium Galleries, Graves Art Gallery in the old Bishops House while the Kelham Island Museum explains the history of steel manufacturing. Join in for the ‘Sheffield Walk’ in honor of the famous residents in past and present days, organized in a similar way as the Hollywood movie version, it is pure fun! Have a deserved rest in one of the only 83 parks in this city with an estimated two million trees and therefore known as the greenest city in Europe. It is difficult to point out one as the finest of the finest simply because, they are all unique and each of them is a visit worth! But the Peace Garden is maybe the most popular one, having 89 individual jets of water. Market lovers will highly appreciate the Castle Market, held above the remains of the castle. The entertainment is various, two large theaters have attractive plays to offer and its four big cinema complexes give you a big choice. The music scene in very vibrant, after many world famous artists called this town their birthplace and started their career here such as Joe Cocker, Pulp, Richard Hawley and many more. The pubs are fantastic places to mingle with the local townsfolk, Old Queen's Head as the oldest one, dating back to 1475.
Hire a car in Sheffield and tour the fantastic surrounding as the Wentworth Castle in Barnsley with the award winning historic gardens. A walk on the wild side is guaranteed in the Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Doncaster, a fantastic day out for the whole family, enjoying various attractions and activities. The Potteric Carr Nature Reserve, also situated in Doncaster is another gem for nature lovers. Admire the old Church of St. Nicholas in Bradfield and the Church of St. Mary in Ecclesfield, both constructed between 12th and 14th century.
The district of Sheffield offers truly an amazing nature and together with the vibrant night entertainment it will give you a terrific time!
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