Spend your Christmas in the UK

Spend your Christmas in the UK

Christmas season is almost here. We have to wait only two weeks until Christmas. If you are planning to spend this feast in another country, I recommend you to visit a country full of Christmas magic. The United Kingdom is a perfect destination for Christmas. The whole country turns into a winter wonderland before the most beautiful feast of the year. From fantastic Christmas markets to ice rinks, from great Christmas shopping experiences to family activities, the country has something to of... [ read more ]

The best ice rinks in the UK

The best ice rinks in the UK

Will you visit the United Kingdom during this winter? You will surely have a great time and will return home with great memories. The cities are decorated with Christmas lights and huge trees. There are some great Christmas markets in many cities which offer delicious seasonal goodies. Besides, there are other things to do in the UK during winter holidays. One such activity is ice skating. There are some great seasonal ice rinks found in many cities all over the country. Ice rinks are prefer... [ 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 ]

Travel ideas for autumn in the UK

Travel ideas for autumn in the UK

Perhaps autumn is one of the best seasons to visit the UK. The English countryside is in its glory. You can make long walk in the wonderful woodlands of the UK, full of auburn and gold leaves. Are you interested in a journey to the United Kingdom this fall? Read the following guide to find out which are the best travel ideas for autumn in the UK. The fantastic Lake District, the Westonbirt Arboretum in Gloucestershire, the New Forest in Hampshire, the Allen Bank in Northumberland and the Exbu... [ read more ]

The best events in Cardiff

The best events in Cardiff

Cardiff is one of the top tourist destinations of the UK, of Europe and even of the entire world. In 2008 the city was listed as one of the world’s top 13 destinations. The Welsh capital city is a fantastic place to visit. It is abundant in unique landmarks and tourist attractions. Cardiff Castle, Castell Coch, St. Fagans Castle and Llandaff Cathedral are just some of the most representative and most recognizable landmarks of the city. Besides the fantastic things to see, there are lots of ... [ read more ]

Top 5 summer destinations in Wales

Top 5 summer destinations in Wales

In case you would like to visit a truly remarkable country this summer, I suggest you to go to the United Kingdom. You can choose from four astonishing countries here: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Every country of the UK offers excellent visitor attractions, breathtaking destinations and fantastic things to do, even for the hot summer months. In one of the previous articles I have already presented you the best summer destinations of Scotland. Below I will present you the top... [ read more ]

The best May festivals in London

The best May festivals in London

Planning a visit to London this month? Well, you will surely have a fantastic holiday. London is a buzzing city, being home to tens of world famous landmarks, great restaurants, bars, pubs, museums, theatres, shops and malls, good clubs and discos, picturesque open spaces and other sights. Besides, the city hosts numerous events and festivals every year. May is also a month full of great events. If you love the festivals and would like to find out which are the best May festivals in London, a... [ read more ]

Spending Easter in the UK

Spending Easter in the UK

Just like in many other countries, in the United Kingdom Easter is considered a major Christian holiday. This feast involves many unique traditions, customs and eating traditional food. Occurring at a different time every year, Easter is a public holiday and attracts numerous visitors to spend their vacation in the UK. Spending Easter in the UK is surely a remarkable experience especially if you arrive from a country which is not familiar with Christian holidays. If you would like to find ou... [ read more ]

How the Irish celebrate Saint Patrick's Day

How the Irish celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day

If you don’t know much of Saint Patrick’s Day, I will tell you some information about it. Besides the basic information, I will present you below some facts relating to how the Irish celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day. It is a religious and cultural holiday which is celebrated on the 17th of March, being dedicated to the patron of Ireland, Saint Patrick. The holiday has its origins in the 17th century. This day actually commemorates the arrival of Christianity in the country. Irish peopl... [ read more ]

Top 3 weirdest festivals in Ireland

Top 3 weirdest festivals in Ireland

It is no news that Britain has got its fair share of the unusual from classical mysteries, like the Beltane celebrations, to the more modern whimsies, like the Olney Pancake Race. But what about the neighbors across the Irish Sea? Let us see the top 3 weirdest festivals in Ireland that you have to visit once in your life! Also watch the funny video below promoting the numerous great events taking place all over the country in 2013, all of them are amazing! Puck Fair, Killorglin, Co.... [ read more ]