Hertfordshire or Hertz is a county found in the north of London. It is part of the East region and is home to about 1,119,800 inhabitants based on 2014 population. The most populated towns include Stevenage, Hemel Hempsted, St Albans and Watford. The county town is Hertford, which is once its main market town. Landmarks include century old Roman road and structures. It has 10 districts and 30 towns that contribute to the county being listed as the 2013 third best place to live in the United Kingdom.
Hertfordshire is a highly developed county, being the base for large UK companies such as Tesco, DSG International, and Roche UK, to name a few. It has a progressive urban area, but much of the place is devoted to agriculture. It has a quarrying industry that supplies bricks, chalk, aquifer and other materials. The county is also blessed with rich flora and fauna, contributing to its agriculture and tourism industries.
Visit Hertfordshire and be amazed by its culture, history and biodiversity. It features a mix of historic and modern living with its upscale and market towns. The old towns of Hitchin, St Albans and Hertford boast a number of magnificent monuments, castles and parks. Newer ones have a fine selection of leisure facilities that are sure to captivate tourists. You can schedule a day of cultural exploration and visit historic mansions and museums. Outdoor enthusiasts can have their adventure of a lifetime from the natural bounty offered by activity parks, rivers and canals. Kids and the kids at heart will enjoy a day at the amusement parks.
Warner Bros. Studios – A tour package is offered at the Warner Bros. Studio. This is great for Harry Potter fans who want to explore the magic of the fantasy film series. You can see the amazing sets, props and costumes, as well as the special effects.
The Snow Centre – This is one of the largest indoor snow facilities in the world where you can watch shows, take private skiing lessons or celebrate a special occasion.
Closest Airport: London Luton Airport – 18.2 Miles
Closest City Centre: Hertford – 13 Miles from Luton Airport
Closest Must-See location outside Hertfordshire: London Eye – 21.6 Miles