Culture vultures revel in Southsea
A life of department stores, high class eateries and cocktail bars
may seem a bit too Sex and the City for the south coast of
England's seaside resorts, but one such place offers a variety of
top class amenities like these without even being located in or
around one of the big cities.
Those who enjoy such a cosmopolitan lifestyle, but want to live
away from the big cities may like to look for
property for sale in Southsea, near Portsmouth. The Hampshire
town is located on the end of Portsea Island, and is situated
merely a mile from the city centre of nearby Portsmouth.
Because of its location, Southsea is a location which can be
popular with tourists and shoppers alike. But for those who like to
enjoy the lifestyle of the SATC girls, it offers two national
department stores in its centre, as well as a number of eateries
and bars throughout.
However, due to the fact that Southsea has a population ofonly
around 18,000, people can enjoy the big city lifestyle of shopping
and hanging out with friends without having to deal with all the
hustle and bustle of city centre dwelling.
And for those who want to live in a quieter town while still being
able to commute to work in a bigger city, Portsmouth is incredibly
easily accessed by road, being only a short one mile trip away from
The area is also good for those who want somewhere to bring up
their children. With it being a small and reasonably quiet area,
kids will be able to play without the massive threat of traffic.
Being so close to Portsmouth city centre, the town also offers
links to Portsmouth University and various high schools.