Gloucester is the county city of Gloucestershire and is situated on the river Severn and used to be a major aerospace industrial location.
Walls ice cream factory in the city of Gloucester is the largest ice cream factory in Europe, built in 1959 and then massively extended in 1981 when one of the company’s other plants closed down, Walls used to be a meat company producing sausages and started creating ice cream in 1922 to avoid laying off employees when sausage demand dropped in the summer.
Make sure you visit Gloucester Cathedral, not only is it a stunning building but parts of the Harry Potter films were shot there, the cathedral acting as ‘Hogwart’s Castle’
Being ideally close to The Cotswolds, the Gloucestershire countryside is magnificent, take a walk!
So when your preparing for your trip to Gloucester or the Cotswolds be sure to give Infotel a call so you can get the best deal on your hotel, how about looking at all hotels we offer in Gloucester or the UK.