FRESH focus on Exeter
Welcome to Exeter!
For a small city, Exeter has a LOT to offer. Whether you're a big shopper or enjoy chilled out scenic walks, there is something for everyone.
Let's take a look...
1. Food, glorious food
You can't call somewhere home until you know all the best places to grab some food. Exeter has a diverse dining scene, so no matter your favourite cuisine, there will be something right up your street.
Where? Lloyd's Kitchen, Hubbox, Herbies
2. Cocktails in the city
Sometimes when you've had a long day at university or you have something to celebrate, cocktails are just what the doctor ordered and you'll want the perfect bar to go and let your hair down.
Where? John Gandy's, The Monkey Suit, The Terrace
3. Discover the great outdoors
Depending on your mood, you could go to a local park or go on an adventure in the wider county of Devon. Whichever you choose, you'll have more than enough to explore during your time at uni!
Where? Belle Isle Park, Saddles & Paddles, Dawlish Warren Beach
4. Do a spot of shopping
When that loan is burning a hole in your pocket, it's nice to know where your favourite spots are. Exeter has all the big brands like Zara, Urban Outfitters and Primark, but also some quirky independent shops too. Time to find your new faves!
Where? High Street, Princesshay, Guildhall Shopping Centre
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5. Have a fun little break
Hands up who needs a break from the university bubble every now and again. Thought so! When you and your pals want to head into town and try something different, remember these little gems:
Where? Clip 'n Climb, Board, Mission Escape
6. Support the locals
No matter which sport you follow, or if you have never been that fussed before, you're officially an Exeter resident now, so you need to back the teams and support them all the way. Or at least pretend!
Where? Exeter Chiefs, Exeter FC
7. That's entertainment!
The occasional trip to the cinema or a night at the theatre is always fun. Whether you prefer thrillers, chick flicks or musicals, you'll always find something to suit the mood you're in.
Where? Exeter Picturehouse, Vue, Barnfield Theatre
8. Get cultured
Exeter has more than enough history and culture for you to soak in during your time here. Your family will be pretty proud of you for checking these out too - or you could just wait until they come to visit.
Where? Exeter Cathedral, Exeter Phoneix, The Donkey Sanctuary
Now all that's left to do is start exploring...
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