Cheshire has historical influence including Roman and Viking and some of the best examples can be seen in the ever-popular Chester; including well preserved city walls, its stunning cathedral and the largest Roman Amphitheatre in the UK. Stroll around the streets of Chester and you’ll see the Roman influence, which form a fabulous backdrop to modern boutiques and designer outlets; perfect for a touch of retail therapy. Family days out include the Anderton Boat Lift, Chester Zoo, Blue Planet Aquarium and Gulliver’s World. Cheshire also includes the start of the Peak District National Park and it a great base for a walking holiday. Book a luxury cottage in Cheshire and explore towns that are linked by the Cheshire Ring of canals where you can explore the region aboard a narrowboat for the day.