St Albans Area Guide
St Albans is a stunning place to call home. It stands out as a unique English cathedral city and has always been a popular residential location. The city’s colourful history can be seen in the Roman remains and the beautiful medieval architecture. The highlight of St Albans is without doubt the mightily impressive cathedral, located in the middle of the city where tourists and residents can enjoy its history and beauty. There are lush green parks and countryside, a buzzing metropolis, excellent attractions and interesting and ancient history. The city has fabulous shopping with many small independent shops amongst the high street stores. When it comes to food and drink St Albans doesn’t disappoint, with countless numbers of traditional public houses, gastro pubs, trendy cafes and restaurants - there really is something for everyone. Located just 20 minutes from London St Pancras, a short hop off the M1 and M25 motorways and within easy reach of London Luton and Heathrow airports, St Albans is regularly cited as one of the top places to live in the UK.