Top 5 natural attractions in Wales

Top 5 natural attractions in Wales

Just like the entire country, Wales is also abundant in natural wonders. There are numerous things to see in this amazing country, ranging from national parks to mountains and from lakes to waterfalls. If you are a nature-lover, looking for some excellent destinations, I suggest you to choose Wales for your next holiday. In case you don’t know much about the natural heritage of Wales, read the following guide. Below I will present you the top 5 natural attractions in Wales, including the Sno... [ read more ]

Snowdonia, one of the UK’s most beautiful natural jewels

Snowdonia, one of the UK’s most beautiful natural jewels

Snowdonia can be found in the northern part of Wales. It is considered one of the most beautiful regions of the United Kingdom. It occupies a surface of about 2.100 km2. Snowdonia was the first national park in Wales. It has been a protected area since 1951. This magnificent region is a major visitor attraction of Wales and the entire United Kingdom. The name of the region derives from the highest mount of Wales, Snowdon which is 1.085 m tall. Snowdonia has about 2.300 km of public footpa... [ read more ]

Top 5 natural attractions in England

Top 5 natural attractions in England

Besides the numerous spectacular cultural attractions, historic towns, legendary places and picturesque villages, the United Kingdom is also home to some magnificent natural attractions. So is England, too. There are several areas of outstanding beauty in the wonderful country of England. To help you make a better image about these areas, in the following article there will be presented the top 5. These areas also make great holiday destinations for an autumn holiday or -weekend. There are num... [ read more ]

Discover the fantastic Lake District

Discover the fantastic Lake District

Also known as The Lakes, the wonderful Lake District can be found in North West England. The landscape is dominated by lakes and mountains and it is considered a popular holiday destination. The area is well-known for its spectacular lakes, forests and mountains. It is also related to the Lake Poets of whom a famous poet is William Wordsworth. In 1951 the composing lakes of the Lake District were designated as a national park. The fantastic Lake District is the most popular national park in th... [ read more ]

The best natural attractions in Somerset

The best natural attractions in Somerset

The United Kingdom is a very attractive and popular country among visitors. There are dozens of tourist destinations and attractions in this beautiful country, ranging from fantastic historic towns and monuments to breathtaking natural wonders. One of the spectacular counties of the United Kingdom is Somerset. Located in South West England, it is a county dominated by rolling hills such as the Blackdown Hills, the Exmoor National Park, the Mendip Hills and the Quantock Hills, also huge flat la... [ read more ]

The most visited national parks in England

The most visited national parks in England

England can be divided into two major regions: the highland zone and the lowland zone. The highland zone is characterized by hilly and mountainous areas and occupies the northern and western part of England. The lowland zone is situated in the southern and eastern part and is dominated by rolling plains. The landscapes of the country are spectacular and there are several protected areas or national parks there. A national park is an “an area of countryside for public use designated by a nati... [ read more ]