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I was delighted to be asked to offer a complimentary walking tour of London
to Viator clients last Friday. The idea was to introduce people to the
benefits of hiring one of Viator’s qualified ...
Scotland’s capital and cultural focus, Edinburgh is a hugely popular UK destination. With its craggy hilltop castle, brooding Holyrood Palace, great shopping and dining, and lively pub and ...
Gritty, historic and down-to-earth, Liverpool is one of England’s most important port cities. There’s maritime history to discover, cultural history in museums and galleries throughout the city, the ...
The Beatles put Liverpool on the cultural map in the 1960s. Shipping and trade put Liverpool on the world map much earlier than that, from the 18th century. Once upon a time, 40% of the world’s trade ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, August 2011
For a town called Bath, I was disappointed to find there was actually only one place to bathe, Thermae Bath Spa, recently redeveloped around some historic health-giving baths. The town of Bath has a ...
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, November 2011
The port city of Bristol has always been a place of innovation. Once it was the city where explorers set out across the seas to discover new lands, more recently it has been a source of great ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, October 2011
Remember the days when pop stars looked humbly away from the camera, a little amazed at their fame? In Liverpool ,
during the mid-1960s, Brian Epstein managed not just The Beatles but
Gerry and ...
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 Philippa Burne, UK, August 2012
An industrial city tracing the southernmost borders of Yorkshire, Sheffield is perhaps best known as the gateway to the Peak District, one of England’s most popular National Parks. While not ...
The summer in England is coming – so they say. Many of those who are not jetting off to other countries to find their beach holiday will be starting to think of Cornwall. This southwest tip jutting ...
Written by Philippa Burne, UK, January 2012
The things you find when you head out of London on a train! When I ended up in Norwich almost by chance, I had no idea that I was stepping into such an historically important city – or such a lovely ...
Written by Zoe Smith, United Kingdom, November 2012
Despite its idyllic country surroundings, the West midlands city of Coventry is marred by its gloomy industrial facade, but scratch beneath the surface and you’ll find the city teeming with historic ...
Written by Zoe Smith, United Kingdom, January 2013
With its labyrinth of rambling cobblestone streets, ancient stone-brick houses and a city center encircled by defense walls dating back to the 13th century; few places in England so perfectly embody ...
Written by Zoe Smith, United Kingdom, February 2013
England ‘s food has
earned itself a reputation for blandness over the years, but with
historic recipes dating back to the Victorian times, inventive use of
staple ingredients and some ...
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Doing what: Stonehenge, Windsor Castle and Bath Day Trip from London