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Swindon Travel Guide  

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Info about Swindon

Area:
40 km2
Overview

In the South West of England, Swindon is a large town of Wiltshire. It spreads in an area of 40 km2. It is situated between Bristol and Reading with London nearby. The 2001 census recorded the population of the town to be 155,432. Swindon holds a great value for The Great Western Railways
Swindon is amongst ‘The 20 best places to buy a property in Britain’ according to The Times in February 2008. The place is ideal for market research and trial of new services and products.
From a religious point of view it houses the largest Sikh temple, Church of England, Catholic and Mormon places of worship. 65.3% of houses in Swindon have broadband internet access, which is the highest in UK. The majority of people are involved in business.
The city has a temperate climate, with generally has equal length of summers and winters. The dominating feature of the landscape are the Chalk hills of the Wiltshire Downs towards the south and east.

Area code:
01793
Time zone:
UTC+0
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PeterDeSouza
Overall rating 9
Overall Guide : I have just arrived in Swindon 2 weeks back. Everything seems to be good so far--lot of different stores for your needs and most importantly are close to each other
tan
Overall rating 10
Overall Guide : Wonderful place for a holiday whatever time of year. Plenty of traffic lights to watch, good countryside, convenient for motorway and trains.
Overall rating 8
Overall Guide : Old Town has the best atmosphere and restaurants.
Patricia Winterbourne
Overall rating 7
Overall Guide : Wear a Jumper, always Windy in outside shopping centre, even in Summer. A nice collection of shops and a tidy town.
Not to be missed Wyverne Theatre , Coate Water Park , Queens Park
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