Tourism and Travel
Staffordshire is a unique and beautiful county - right at the heart of the English experience. It has a unique blend of countryside, culture, food and entertainment second to none.
And right now you can enjoy more of Staffordshire for less. Get your free Enjoy Staffordshire Card, it's the great new way to take advantage of special offers, discounts and promotions from some of Staffordshire's top attractions, accommodation, restaurants and shops. There's never been a better time to visit
Taste of Staffordshire
- the county's foremost marque of taste and quality, celebrating and recognising Staffordshire's distinctive appeal through fine food and drink from local sources.
Whether you're dining out or cooking at home you can enjoy local produce and seasonal dishes at any time of the year. Look out for the Taste of Staffordshire Quality Marque, wherever you see it displayed you can be assured that the establishment has been carefully assessed by qualified, experienced inspectors.
There are flavours for every taste in our restaurants and eating places, from traditional favourites to international cuisine. Quality and excellence is recognised in Staffordshire through the Taste of Staffordshire Good Food Awards with young stars emerging through the Young Chef and Master Chef competitions.
Taste of Staffordshire is proud to support the Stone Food and Drink Festival - Staffordshire's premier food event. Every October the market town of Stone hosts this fabulous 3 day event featuring farmers' market, celebrity chefs, cooking demonstrations, gourmet food marquee and all things foodie!
The Partnership, itself, has been recognised as the Most Advanced Partnership in the region, and recognised nationally as an example of best practice (2008).
This year, Destination Staffordshire was voted best Tourism Board by the readers of Group Leisure Magazine (2010) and runner's up with Best Website by the readers as well!
Whether it's local foods, canals, theme parks, theatres or walking holidays, they are finding a niche market to mine. Follow the link below to see the website for yourselves!
Visit Enjoy Staffordshire, the official tourism web site for Staffordshire.