Visitors to the city of Cowes, United Kingdom will find the landscape beautiful and inviting. The city also goes by West Cowes. It is on the Isle of Wight, which is an island located just south of Southampton. This seaport town is a popular boating destination for smaller ships. The normal population of the city is less than 10,000 people. However, in early August, during the regatta, the population doubles. This is the world's oldest regular regatta. Visitors may stay in discount hotels in Cowes, United Kingdom overlooking the water.
Powerboat races occur during the summer months. The city is also the beginning point of the Isle of Wight Coastal Path. Walk along the water to enjoy shopping or just to relax and watch the sunrise. Boat making is a large industry here. Visitors may wish to tour some of the quaint towns on Cowes Street or stop in at the Maritime Museum. Staying nearby in the cheap hotels in Cowes, United Kingdom allows you access to it all.