Plymouth is a historic city located in the southwest of England. It is the largest city in Devon, with a population of over 250,000 people. Plymouth is known for its maritime history and was the home of the Pilgrim Fathers, who set sail from Plymouth on the Mayflower in 1620.
1. Plymouth is home to the world-famous Plymouth Gin Distillery, which has been producing gin since 1793. 2. The city has a long maritime history and is home to the National Marine Aquarium, the largest aquarium in the UK. 3. Plymouth is also home to the Smeaton's Tower, a lighthouse built in the 18th century.
In 1620, the Pilgrim Fathers set sail from Plymouth on the Mayflower, bound for America. The Mayflower was originally destined for Southampton but was forced to stop in Plymouth due to bad weather. The Pilgrims decided to stay in Plymouth and set sail for America from there.