Category: England

Ten of the Best British Tea Rooms

Ten of the Best British Tea Rooms

Best places to enjy a delicious afternoon tea in UK  The idea of a delicious afternoon tea is an experience that is traditionally English, so when you’re looking for the best place to enjoy a variety of teas, complemented by a selection of freshly baked cakes and sandwiches; it helps to visit some of the UK’s …

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Strapped for Cash Vs No Expense Spared

Strapped for Cash Vs No Expense Spared

Activities in London to Suit any Budget A city break to London is an exciting adventure with so much to see and do. Not everyone has the same budget to spend, and what may be affordable to some, may seriously pull at the purse-strings for other travellers. No one should miss out on the basic …

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The South West Coastal Path off-season

The South West Coastal Path off-season

Of all the UK’s many excellent famous walks, I think my favourite has to be the South West Coastal Path. I think this is because I like a moving scenery so much – both spiritually and physically. And for by far the bulk of the walk, you can, of course, see the ever-changing and dramatic …

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Three Fantastic FREE Days Out In London

Three Fantastic FREE Days Out In London

London is known for being one of the most expensive cities in the world. It is also one of the most exciting, diverse and lively cities in world. Hence, every year millions of people visit its wealth of attractions and sights. One way to save some money whilst visiting of holidaying in the capital is …

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Let Go of the Brakes – Europe’s Top Cycling Destinations

Let Go of the Brakes – Europe’s Top Cycling Destinations

Britain is getting serious about cycling. Bicycle sales are up, more people are choosing to cycle to work and more people are choosing to incorporate it into their leisure time. It’s great on paper- no petrol, no car parking fees, you get fit, you get to feel virtuous (annoyingly, tiresomely, virtuous). But, as shown by …

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Outdoor Activities for the Whole Family in London

Outdoor Activities for the Whole Family in London

If you and your family are holidaying in London this year (and why wouldn’t you, London apartments are widely available for short term rental and can land you directly in the best districts), no doubt you will be on the hunt for ideal family activities.  Although London is a thriving metropolis packed with clubs, bars, …

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Top UK Canal Boat Holiday Attractions For The Kids

Top UK Canal Boat Holiday Attractions For The Kids

There has been a rise in recent years of families staying in the UK for their holiday (probably due to the present economy) and one of the most popular holidays has been the narrow boat holidays. This rise has been due to the fact that you can get the whole family involved and split the …

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Fantastic Things to Do When on Holiday in Oxford

Fantastic Things to Do When on Holiday in Oxford

Oxford is located centrally in the south of England, and it is best known for its university by the same name.  This area offers many different attractions for tourists of all types, and it is also the home of students from all over the world.  This town is known also for the number of visitors …

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Five Great London Places for Kids

Five Great London Places for Kids

Although London is often seen as the financial and political centre of the UK, it is sometimes forgotten that it also offers a great day out for the family, and especially for the children. The following are some of the best places to visit in London if you have children and also offer a great …

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Budget Food in London

Budget Food in London

If you’re taking a vacation or a business trip in London it’s easy to spend ridiculous amounts of money on keeping your ribs from sticking together. Either that, or live off Pret a Manger sandwiches for days – which isn’t really all that cheap and is a bit limiting in terms of cuisine. You could …

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