Books about Southampton, England
About the city of Southampton, England
The city and port of Southampton are located on the south coast of England close to the New Forest National Park.
History and Tourism
Southampton is said to have the longest surviving stretch of medieval walls in England.
Tourist attractions include Southampton Maritime Museum, the SeaCity Museum, Southampton City Art Gallery, RMS Titanic and the Southampton Boat Show which is held in September each year.
Sports popular in and around the city of Southampton include football, cricket, hockey and amateur men's and women's rugby in addition to yachting and other water sports.