Hopefully you've already checked out our city guide...
Here are a few things we couldn't fit in but are definitely worth checking out, off-campus and in town...
Leicester has loads of galleries and museums. The list keeps growing, as Leicester aims to become the UK City of Culture 2017.
- New Walk Museum and Art Gallery - Leicester's original museum and gallery has it all - dinosaurs, Ancient Egypt, Picasso, and... a Costa Coffee shop.
As you'd expect, Leicester has all the chains - from fast food favourites to high street Italians. But it's worth making an effort to try something a bit different. Leicester has a wide range of independent restaurants serving up food from across the globe - from Kurdistan to Nepal - but is particularly famous for its Indian fare.
Visit Leicester has a long list of the best places to get some global grub here.
Had a long day taking in the sights and sounds of Leicester and fancy unwinding with a drink or two? Leicester has plenty of bars and pubs to choose from! As with food, all the usual suspects - here are a few alternative ideas...