Leeds is a fantastic city, known for the rooftop grazing, shopping and history and because of those reasons it’s no wonder why the city attracts over 25 million visitors a year. Nestled within West Yorkshire, Leeds is on the doorstep of some of the most beautiful countryside you will find in the north of England, so the next time you are entertaining guests be sure get them a gift that will see them remembering their time in Leeds for years to come. We have put together a list of a few Leeds related gift ideas to get your gift-giving juices flowing!
Ticket To Event
Due to the fortunate location and the access routes to surrounding areas, Leeds has so many things to do, so a ticket to an event is definitely worth considering when looking for a gift. There is so much to choose from, like art exhibitions, outdoor adventures, or the legendary Leeds Festival if you want an action packed weekend, so you are sure to please even the pickiest of visitors with the amazing experiences Leeds has to offer.
If the outdoors isn’t quite your cup of tea or if your guests are foodies, then they are in for a delicious treat. Leeds hosts a number of award-winning restaurants within the city centre, and even has a Michelin star restaurant on offer if you really want to impress, but if you plan on booking you will need to get a table reserved far in advance to avoid disappointment! If fine dining cuisine isn’t our scene then don’t worry, there is an abundance of cafes, street food vendors and quaint restaurants.
Personalised T Shirt
If you want to make you guests feel cherished and give them a memory that they will never forget, getting something personalised for them will ensure you create a truly unforgettable experience. Something like a personalised t shirt from Banana Moon Clothing with a message and a date, a sentimental image, or an embroidered name can see your time in Leeds living on for years to come, and can be worn on return visits adding to the memories.
Leeds is thriving with independent businesses ranging from craft beers, vintage clothing through to art galleries and plant nurseries. If you want to explore your options you can head down to the Corn Exchange and see what the independents can offer you there, if not a quick trip out of town on one of the many bus regular bus routes will guarantee a find to impress.
Depending on the type of guests you are entertaining, and how daring they may be feeling, a tattoo is a perfect way to celebrate your time in the city. Leeds boasts many incredible tattoo artists and more fantastic tattoo shops than you can count. If you are in town Sacred Electric is the place to visit, but if you head past Hyde Park you will find Cobra Club and Dragon Tattoo.