Staffordshire is a county in the West Midlands. Containing cities and large towns such as Stoke, Burton-on-Trent and Newcastle-under-Lyme as well as rural areas, moors and rugged hills, Staffordshire is a varied and beautiful county. Those looking for bustling city life, excellent shopping and a fantastic nightlife need look no further than Stoke. Those looking for peace and quiet in beautiful scenery can choose one of the many villages in the Cannock Chase Area, a designated area of natural beauty, whilst historians will enjoy visiting Lichfield Cathedral, Tamworth castle or any one of the fantastic museums and historic homes scattered throughout the county. The sporty can enjoy visiting the county's Snow Dome or adventure parks, as well as making use of the excellent gyms and leisure centres throughout Staffordshire. Alton Towers, on the other hand, makes a fantastic day out with the kids! Families will be delighted with the range of excellent schools, both state and independent, available in the Staffordshire area, whilst professionals can enjoy a commute to Birmingham of less than an hour. Properties to rent in Staffordshire are fantastically affordable, including terraces perfect for growing families to city-centre flats to expansive family homes in the county's gorgeous countryside.