Britain’s most iconic landscapes

Britain’s most iconic landscapes

The UK’s four countries are abundant in some breathtaking and unique natural sights. From mountainous areas to craggy coastline, from hidden caves to unique national parks, from gorges to fantastic lakes, the United Kingdom is home to innumerable and varied forms of relief. I have already presented you tens of guides relating to the natural wonders of this amazing country. Below I will give you some information relating to some of Britain’s most iconic landscapes, including the Jurassic C... [ read more ]

The best summer destinations in the UK

The best summer destinations in the UK

Summer is usually the season of vacations. Children are free, on their holiday and parents also get a couple of weeks free. The question is: where to spend the vacation? If you’ve always dreamt of a visit to the astonishing United Kingdom, but you consider it more of a cultural place, perfect for sightseeing tours only, I have to tell you that you’re wrong. The UK can be a perfect summer destination as well. There are numerous beaches and other sites to visit during summer months. Brighto... [ read more ]

The best UK attractions for spring travel

The best UK attractions for spring travel

The UK is not known to have the harshest winters in Europe, but that doesn't mean that the arrival of spring is not an occasion for people to get out of the house and enjoy the warm weather, sunshine and other outdoors attractions. Spring on the British Isles is a riot of colors, from the flowers that bloom by the millions in the countryside, to the fresh green grass and sometimes cloudless sky. If you visit the UK in spring, it is your chance to celebrate the renewal of nature by going outs... [ read more ]

The best family-friendly accommodation in the UK

The best family-friendly accommodation in the UK

The UK has no shortage of accommodation for backpackers, budget travelers, or those who want to spurge and pamper themselves a bit in a luxury hotels with all the amenities one could wish for. So if you want the holiday of a rugged independent adventurer or a movie star, there are plenty of options for you in the UK. But what if you are traveling with kids and you have to make sure that they can have all the comforts of home, and then some? Family travel usually takes more planning than if y... [ read more ]

The best alternative tours in the UK

The best alternative tours in the UK

If you don't fancy traveling alone in the UK, there are countless tours that will take to to places that might interest you, and which will allow you to travel in the company of like minded people. There are lots of advantages to going on a tour, but one of the downsides is that you don't really get to choose where exactly you're going and what exactly you're going to see. And if traditional tours that take you around a particular region and show you some manors and museums at best sound too... [ read more ]

A short guide to the Cotswolds

A short guide to the Cotswolds

The British countryside is already the stuff of legends among travelers and would be travelers, and they provide a nice counterpoint to the fame of the UK as a cultural or shopping paradise. Sure, British weather tends to be on the wet and cloudy side, but nothing can deter the intrepid traveler from exploring the beauty and wonders of the countryside. And among all rural regions in the UK, the Cotswolds, the gentle hilly region in south-central England, is among the most picturesque. So if you ... [ read more ]

The best attractions in South East England

The best attractions in South East England

South East England, the area around London, is probably the most visited place in the United Kingdom. People flock to South East England not only because of the proximity of the UK capital city - the region has many things to recommend it without even taking a glance at London. As the most populated area of the UK, the south-east has lots of historical towns and cities, and the landscape is also varied and perfect for walks or hikes. Each county in the south-east region has its own particula... [ read more ]