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 ]

Top 5 attractions in Birmingham

Top 5 attractions in Birmingham

There are many things to be said about Birmingham. It was the heart of the UK's industrial revolution, and it was (and still is) one of the wealthiest cities in the country. It also has more miles of canal than all of Venice, which is no small feat - although the canals are very different. Much of the city was destroyed in WWII, but in the past couple of decades, major rebuilding took place and Birmingham is slowly starting to spruce itself up. All in all, this West Midlands city is turning into... [ read more ]