This waterfront city is home to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.
Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
PORTSMOUTH - AT A GLANCE
- At the heart of the city is Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, where you can explore Lord Nelson’s flagship, HMS Victory and tour Queen Victoria’s battleship, HMS Warrior 1860.
- You can also visit the Mary Rose Museum, home to King Henry VIII’s ill-fated flagship, and learn about British naval history at the National Museum of the Royal Navy.
- For top views of the city, you can ascend the 170m (560ft) high Emirates Spinnaker Tower.
- You can reach Portsmouth by train from London in around 1 hour 40 minutes.