Canterbury is a house of prayer city situated in east Kent in South East England, established as the Romano-Celtic town of Durovernum Cantiacorum. Canterbury is the seat of the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Primate of All England, leader of the Church of England and of the overall Anglican Communion. It has additionally become a significant vacationer community in South East England, fixed with antiquated structures sprinkled with present day building improvement. The city is likewise notable as the setting of Geoffrey Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales (1387).
Canterbury has a complete populace of around 42,258.
Canterbury West and Canterbury East are the two primary railroad stations, with administrations worked by Southeastern. Canterbury West is basically served from London Charing Cross and prepares to Ramsgate and Margate, while administrations from London Victoria stop at Canterbury East and keep on dover. Transport administrations work to most goals in east Kent, and end at the fundamental bus stop toward the finish of the high road. Stagecoach Coaches is the primary supplier of transport travel. By street, Canterbury is by-passed by the A2 London to Dover Road, and the A28 from Ashford to Ramsgate and Margate. Canterbury buildings
A wide assortment of eateries and bistros, from low to mid range, serving diverse style of food, can be found at Downtown Canterbury. The city is additionally notable for its fine determination of bars, offering a few chain bars, for example, JD Wetherspoons, and various other late night scenes. Concerning shopping, the Whitefriars advancement venture has brought numerous new outlets into Canterbury, changing it into a significant shopping goal including creator shops, for example, GAP, Tescos, Top Man, Next and so forth.
The primary vacation destinations in Canterbury incorporate Canterbury Cathedral, which is well known as the location of the homicide of Thomas à Becket, and is the seat of the Archbishop of Canterbury; St Martin’s Church, most established ward church in England; Canterbury Castle, remains of a Norman château worked in the eleventh Century; Canterbury Tales Visitor Attraction, a shocking recreation of fourteenth century England inside the notable structure of St Margaret’s Church dependent on the stories and characters of Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales; West Gate Tower, a little assortment of material about the pinnacle and the historical backdrop of Canterbury; Canterbury Royal Museum and Art Gallery, a magnificent Victorian structure lodging enhancing expressions and picture assortments; Canterbury Roman Museum; Canterbury Environment Center; and Greyfriars House Chapel and the Franciscan Gardens.