The South West of England is one of nine official regions throughout the UK, and consists of various boroughs. These include Devon, Cornwall, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Dorset, Somerset, Bristol and the Isles of Sicily. It contains a population of five million people and is often known to locals as the West Country or Wessex.
This region is bursting with culture, being home to National Parks Exmoor and Dartmoor as well as historic landmarks such as Stonehenge and the Jurassic Coast. It is home to the production of cheddar cheese, at the Somerset town of Cheddar, the landmark of cream teas and of Cornish pasties. This region hosts worldwide known events such as Glastonbury Festival and the Eden Project.
With strong transport links to London, the South West is ideal for commuters seeking an area filled with life as well as added country charm.