Best winter sales in the UK

Best winter sales in the UK

Like everywhere else, January is the month of discounts in the UK, too. There are fantastic seasonal shopping discounts all over the country. Almost every shopping mall, store or boutique offers great discounts you can not miss. In case you are a shopaholic or you just look for some good discounts, I recommend you to visit the United Kingdom during this month. The largest British cities offer the best shopping discounts. Such cities are London, Cardiff, Glasgow, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds... [ 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 ]

Scottish souvenir ideas

Scottish souvenir ideas

Returning from your holiday is always a sad moment, especially if you had some wonderful days at the respective destination. Buying some souvenirs will make it easier, and then these will also make great gifts for the family members and friends. If you plan a visit to Scotland, this is the perfect source of information for you. Below, there will be presented the best Scottish souvenir ideas. Read on to find out which objects are the best symbols and souvenirs in Scotland. Whether you choose a ... [ read more ]

Top things to do in the Inner Hebrides

Top things to do in the Inner Hebrides

Being part of the Hebrides, this archipelago is situated off the coast of Scotland. These beautiful and attractive islands are not that popular as other regions of Great Britain, thus not overcrowded during the season of holidays. The Inner Hebrides contain 79 islands, of which only 36 are inhabited. The largest and most popular islands are Skye, Islay, Jura, Mull and Rùm. With spectacular historical attractions, such as castles and monuments, impressive mountains and beautiful beaches, one o... [ read more ]

5 reasons to visit Brighton

5 reasons to visit Brighton

Whatever it is that seaside resorts need to do in order to stay in the center of attention for centuries, Brighton manages to pull it off exquisitely. Brighton has been the seaside resort of choice for people of means since at least the 19th centuries, and ever since a doctor began to laud the curative properties of the Brighton seawater, the resort turned from a small and unimportant fishing village into a booming holiday destination. But today Brighton is much more than a simple beach dest... [ read more ]

Introducing Liverpool

Introducing Liverpool

Liverpool might conjure up images of footballers and stadiums for fans of UK football, but this lively city is much more than simply Liverpool FC or the Beatles. Liverpool is not just football-mad, it is also madly in love with itself. Liverpudlians have more pride for their hometown than any other city in the UK, and they are fierce in defending it, and just as fierce when it comes to criticizing it. In 2008, Liverpool was the European capital of culture, and the city's old and weathered bu... [ read more ]

Manchester's shopping paradises

Manchester’s shopping paradises

Manchester is a large and lively city that has long surpassed its industrial past to become more than just one of the strongest economic centers of the UK. Manchester is diverse, it has an active culture, and it can offer all the entertainment that travelers to the UK can expect. Of course, since the UK is known as a great destination for shoppers, Manchester is definitely a great place to be for shoppers. The shopping centers, small shops and markets of Manchester have more than enough vari... [ read more ]

A shopper's guide to Birmingham

A shopper’s guide to Birmingham

London might be the ultimate British shopping paradise, but Birmingham, the second largest city in the UK, is second best only because of its size. For those who like shopping, Birmingham is as good a destination as it gets. Whether you are interested in refreshing your wardrobe, buying jewellery or hand-crafted objects, art or books, Birmingham has the right kind of shops for you. You could get lost in Birmingham's shopping scene for days if you want to be really thorough, but if all you wa... [ read more ]

Summer shopping paradises in the UK

Summer shopping paradises in the UK

No one can deny that the UK is not a shopping paradise - you can hardly take a trip to the UK's big cities without being tempted into spending some money by some big department store or a quaint little shop. But if you're planning a major shopping trip, then you should definitely be aware of where you can find the biggest concentration of shops and stores - shopping paradises, in other words. So if you want to make sure that you return home from your trip loaded with shopping bags, here are ... [ read more ]

London shopping guide

London shopping guide

London is a paradise for shoppers, there's no denying that. If you're a fan of fashion, then you have probably heard of the many delights that London has to offer. But in addition to high-end fashion stores, there is a lot more to be found in the British capital. From tiny vintage shops where you can find some true gems if you have the patience, to looming department stores and casual little markets, London has it all, and it's only a question of time and money whether you find what you were... [ read more ]