Information About Essex for Tourists and Residents, Colchester, Harwich and Maldon
Information About Essex
With a population of over 1.3 million, Essex accommodates over 2% of the whole UK population. The University of Essex also attracts more people from other County's locally and from afar. With the many opportunities available in Essex the population is growing resulting in a greater growth for the Essex economy.
Essex is home to many places of interest to the public both tourist and culture related. One of the most popular tourist attraction in Essex is Colchester Zoo, home to many exotic animals, this attraction is popular for many families all year round. If you are visiting Essex to visit more cultural locations there is Cressing Temple, Hadleigh Castle and many Cathedrals.
Essex County is located North East of London bordering Cambridgeshire and Suffolk. Covering three Boroughs; Colchester, Harwich and Maldon. These Borough are made up of many towns:
If you are planning to visit Essex and need some ideas as to what to do there is plenty to offer. Mercury Theatre located in Colchester offers a wide array of performances, depending on the time of year the will also do a pantomime around Christmas time.
If you're looking for something more adventurous to do with the family then why not visit Adventure Island located in Southend-On-Sea, the UK's number one free admissions fun park.