48 hours in Bradford - What to do on a weekend in Bradford
You might be surprised to discover that Bradford is the 5th largest city in the UK. Which is why when you are planning a 48-hour break away it’s certainly a place to come and visit.
Bradford is often overshadowed by its next-door neighbour, Leeds; there are only about 8 miles between the two city centres. In the last few years, Bradford has begun to redefine its identity and with its rich heritage and diverse culture, stands out on its own. If you’ve got 48 hours to spend in the city, Bradford has so much to offer.
Recently Barclays Bank named Bradford the best city to start a business in and Saltaire, a suburb of the city, was voted one of the top 10 places to live in the North of England in the Sunday Times.
Bradford is the world’s first UNESCO City of Film. This permanent title was given because of the city’s rich film heritage. Recently, it has also has begun its bid for the 2025 Capital of Culture.
Bradford is certainly somewhere to consider when you are planning your next 48-hour getaway. Whether it’s as a couple or with your kids, there are plenty of things to see and do in the Bradford district.