Reading Travel Guide

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Reading Overview

Reading is a town on the main commuter routes into London from the West, lying a short way outside the M25 motorway. It is not well known for its tourism, but has a good shopping mall and a football team. Reading is close to Windsor Castle.

Reading is also a thriving student town, popular because of its fast links to London and well respected university. The town is a popular place to spend and evening out, being home to a variety of venues such as the Hexagon center.

It is associated with the Reading (now Carling Weekender) rock festival.

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