Experiencing Cutty Sark in Greenwich

Experiencing Cutty Sark in Greenwich

The last surviving tea clipper ship of the British Royal Navy is called Cutty Sark and was built in 1869. She was one of the last and one of the fastest of her kind before sailing ships were exchanged to steam ships. The ship is now docked near the center of Greenwich and is awaiting visitors of all ages. Cutty Sark is part of the Royal Museums Greenwich alongside The National Maritime Museum, the Royal Observatory and the Queen's House. All four museums are amazing, but Cutty Sark is pro... [ read more ]

Visiting the Royal Museums Greenwich in London

Visiting the Royal Museums Greenwich in London

The famous Royal Museums Greenwich is a collective of four amazing museums in London, they are the National Maritime Museum, the Queen's House, The Royal Observatory and Cutty Sark, a clipper ship of the British Navy built in the late 1860s. All four individual museums are amazing in their own different way, but they have one thing in common, they are amazing experiences for for kids and adults alike. Unlike some other museums in the British capital, these for are not free to visit and st... [ 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 ]

Best museums in Manchester

Best museums in Manchester

For many travelers visiting museums can be the major convincing reason for choosing the respective destination. The United Kingdom is famous for its history and art. Therefore, there are innumerable museums all over the country. Some of them like the British National Gallery, the Tate Modern or the Titanic Belfast are world renowned museums. I have already presented you several such visitor attractions in the previous guides. Below I will present you the best museums of Manchester. The ci... [ read more ]

The best museums in Birmingham

The best museums in Birmingham

Birmingham is one of the most astonishing and most attractive cities of England. It is situated in the West Midlands and it is considered the second most populous British city. Birmingham is an important international commercial centre, it is home to a large number of six universities and it is famous for its excellent landmarks. This large city attracts dozens of tourists each year due to its magnificent visitor attractions which include unique architectural jewels like churches, cathedrals,... [ read more ]

Top 5 ideas for rainy days in the UK

Top 5 ideas for rainy days in the UK

In spite of what many of us think, it doesn’t rain all the time in the UK…but let’s admit it – it does rain a lot. And when it does and you happen to spend your vacation here, it is good to have a plan B. Well, you don’t have to be worried about that plan, because there are dozens of things to do on those rainy days, too. From luxurious spas to breathtaking glasshouses, from interesting museums to castles, from indoor swimming pools to aquariums, there are lots of places in Britain... [ read more ]

Best Birmingham attractions

Best Birmingham attractions

Located in the West Midlands area of England, the fantastic city of Birmingham is a great place to visit, especially for the lovers of sightseeing. The city boasts in numerous landmarks and visitor attractions, including architectural jewels, churches, museums, theatres, galleries and different venues. The city is a major commercial international centre and drags innumerable businessmen and tourists each year. If you would also like to visit this fascinating city, I am sure you will have an u... [ read more ]

Top ten things to do in Brighton

Top ten things to do in Brighton

Brighton is the beautiful city located in East Sussex in Southern England that is a well-known port. There are a lot of things to do and a lot of amazing places to visit in Brighton so if you are in the area, do not miss it. This is an excellent place for a one-day trip, weekend away, and a family holiday and the number of things to do here can be overwhelming. Some of the most interesting things to be visited in Brighton are as follows: Brighton Art Gallery and Museum The museum and ar... [ read more ]

The best visitor attractions in London

The best visitor attractions in London

England’s capital city is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. London is a gorgeous city, being home to numerous fantastic landmarks and visitor attractions. I am absolutely sure that you’ve already heard about the city’s best-known landmarks and attractions. If you would like to find out which are the best visitor attractions in London, all you have to do is to read on. The following article will include useful information relating to these buildings and landm... [ read more ]

Top 5 sights in Sheffield

Top 5 sights in Sheffield

If you visit South Yorkshire on your next holiday, I suggest you not to miss the beautiful city of Sheffield. The city is well-known for being home to over 200 parks, gardens and woodlands. The number of trees in Sheffield is estimated to about 2.5 million which gives the city Europe’s highest number of trees per person. Besides the green spaces, Sheffield is home to numerous gorgeous cultural attractions, such as Beauchief Abbey, the Town Hall, the city’s beautiful cathedral and so on.... [ read more ]