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With its stunning Victorian architecture, landmark structures and the glittering stretch of the River Thames, London is a city that looks even more impressive from up above and thankfully, there are ...
Featuring the country’s largest flotilla in history, led by the Queen’s Royal barge and likely more Union Jacks than you can imagine, the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant on the 3rd of June is set to ...
There are few places more quintessentially and unashamedly English than Oxford, a city so picturesque that even its nickname, ‘The City of Dreaming Spires’, sounds lifted from a classic romance ...
Bath is one of the great treasures of Britain and at just 97 miles (156 kilometers) from London, it makes a perfect day trip. Harmony and proportion were of supreme importance to the Georgian ...
London Bridge might be most famous for falling down but the surrounding area is on the up, with a multi-million pound development transforming the London Bridge Quarter into a hive of activity. The ...
On February 6, 1952 King George VI died (the king featured in the
film The King’s Speech) and his eldest daughter, Elizabeth, became
Queen. 60 years later we are celebrating her Diamond Jubilee. ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, September 2011
1. The Lake District
This area is stunningly beautiful to walk around, ride a ferry, sail, or
just sit and read the Romantic Poets: Coleridge, Wordsworth et al.
Bath is one ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, March 2012
If you want to see the England of picture books and chocolate boxes, head to The Cotswolds. Its green and rolling hills really are the perfect image of dreamy England and the villages are just so ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, June 2012
Cambridge is one of the most beautiful cities in England. It’s only about an hour from London by train and an easy day trip – book your ticket in advance online to save money. 1) Colleges The ...
Written by Zoe Smith, United Kingdom, December 2012
You’ll likely remember the famous white cliffs of Dover, but head west along England’s southern coast and you’ll find another spectacular stretch of cliffs in Dorset. Nicknamed the Jurassic Coast, ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, May 2012
Located on the coast of Kent, only an hour and a half from London by train, is the little fishing village of Whitstable. A haven for arts with a well-earned reputation for great food of all kinds, ...
Written by Viator, September 2012
There are an abundance of day trips and short breaks that can be taken from London. But if you want to truly say you’ve explored the UK end to end, you have to add Cornwall and Devon to your ...
Written by Viator, February 2012
There is more to the United Kingdom than just London. About 160 miles from London is the city of Manchester, a gorgeous town filled with stunning architecture, chic restaurants and cafes, arts and ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, June 2011
One of the things you must do when in London is cross the Thames River at night. Even if it’s freezing cold, deep winter, wrap a scarf around your ears and brave the ice-wind that kicks up off the ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, February 2012
Blackpool is one of England’s most famous seaside towns. Or should that be infamous? Nearly everyone English has a story about Blackpool and it’s seaside theme park attractions.
This famous town ...
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