Tourist guide to Leeds

Tourist guide to Leeds

The third largest city of the UK by population, Leeds is a fantastic tourist destination, being home to several great landmarks. It is an important commercial, financial and cultural centre of West Yorkshire. With a significant history, Leeds is very attractive for visitors. Are you interested in more info relating to the city, I recommend you to read this tourist guide to Leeds. Below I will present you the best-known landmarks of the city, including the City Square, Leeds Town Hall, Leeds ... [ read more ]

Free museums in Britain

Free museums in Britain

Do you love to visit museums? The United Kingdom is home to some of the world’s most famous and most attractive museums, including the British Museum, the Natural History Museum, the Tate Modern, the Museum of Liverpool, the National Gallery, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery and so on. Several museums all over Britain charge an entry fee, but there are some museums which do not. These are some of Britain’s best free visitor attractions. Are you interested which are the best free muse... [ read more ]

Have an afternoon tea in the UK

Have an afternoon tea in the UK

Afternoon tea plays an important role in Brits’ life. It is actually a light meal of scones, delicately cut sandwiches, clotted cream, jam, different cakes and pastries. Afternoon tea became popular in Britain during the 19th century. Today it is the favorite every-day ritual of the Brits. Would you also like to find out how a relaxing afternoon tea is? Where to go for a delicious tea? There are numerous great tea houses, hotels, country houses and tea shops where you can drink an ex... [ read more ]

Visit Wrexham

Visit Wrexham

The largest town of Northern Wales, Wrexham is a fantastic town to visit. It is also a major administrative centre of the region. Located between the Dee Valley and the Welsh mountains, the town has a beautiful setting. The town can be very attractive for tourists, especially for those who would like to avoid crowds. There are several fantastic tourist attractions in and around the town, including churches, castles, museums, open spaces, parks and so on. Besides, the town is also home to som... [ read more ]

The best markets in the UK

The best markets in the UK

Exploring a British market is an incomparable experience. There is nothing like spending a great afternoon wandering around the markets, looking for exclusive items. Whether you are looking for fresh food, unusual antiques or fresh flowers, you will surely be satisfied by the markets’ stalls. Are you interested which are the best markets in the UK? I recommend you to read the following guide. Below I will give you some useful info relating to the following markets: Old Spitalfields Market ... [ read more ]

The best cultural city breaks in the UK

The best cultural city breaks in the UK

The United Kingdom is a perfect destination when it comes to cultural vacations. There are hundreds of unique and famous cultural landmarks and tourist attractions. The major cities of the country are among the most attractive and most famous tourist destinations. London, Manchester, Birmingham, Edinburgh and Cardiff are just five of the most visited and most beautiful cities of the UK. Whether you are planning to visit England, Scotland or Wales, you will find excellent cities here. I... [ read more ]

5 autumn walks in the UK

5 autumn walks in the UK

If you are planning a journey to the United Kingdom during this fall, I recommend you to read the following guide. Below I will present you 5 autumn walks in the UK. The countryside is in all its glory during this time of the year. With woodlands of hundred years, arboretums, autumnal gardens and teeming with wild ponies, the countryside is very attractive for walkers. The fall foliage is in glory, being of gold, brown, rust and auburn colors. There are numerous places to visit during fal... [ read more ]

The best Christmas markets in the UK

The best Christmas markets in the UK

Christmas markets have a long history in the United Kingdom’s last centuries. There were numerous such markets during the Victorian era, selling different items and foods relating to this feast, although they were not known as Christmas markets. Today’s Christmas Markets in the UK are held in different venues like town centres or stately homes. Some markets occur only on weekends, while others last for even six weeks or more. There are held Christmas markets all over the United Kingdom,... [ read more ]

England’s World Heritage Sites

England’s World Heritage Sites

The United Kingdom is one of the most visited countries of the entire world. This fact is not surprising at all if we think of the deluge of the unique tourist attractions, historic cities and landmarks, beautiful monuments, incomparable landscapes with national parks, great cultural sights, museums and numerous other attractions. Just like all the other three countries of the UK, England is also abundant in visitor attractions. It is home to some of the world’s most beautiful sights. T... [ read more ]