Bath is one of the most popular cities for visitors to the UK. Nearly half a million people visit every year with day trips from London accounting for many of those choosing to explore this historic and beautiful English city.
Nothing sums up winter in Europe to me more than a Christmas market or two! Europe has its fair share of some of the most festive and beautiful Christmas markets in the world. Set in old town squares surrounded by buildings and cathedrals from centuries past Christmas markets are popular with locals and visitors alike. […]
London is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world and certainly the number one destination for overseas visitors to the UK. Deciding what to see in London, how to get around London, when to go to London (and when to avoid), where to stay in London, what to include in your London […]
Stonehenge is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and an English Heritage site. It is situated in the county of Wiltshire in England close to the cathedral city of Salisbury. Visiting Stonehenge from London takes approximately 2 1/2 hours so it is an easy day trip from London by train or for a day tour. Visiting Stonehenge […]
Known as the location where Bram Stoker conceived Dracula, Whitby is a popular seaside town located on the coastline of North Yorkshire. Whitby is a perfect destination for a short break with lots to appeal to history lovers, rail enthusiasts, fans of Dracula and more! Whatever the season Whitby is a great destination for […]
(This post and gift guide for map inspired gifts was updated in October 2019) I love maps and one of my earliest memories is sitting with my Dad and looking at maps of the world. He owned some amazing books and I loved sitting looking at them with him. Sadly my Dad passed away in […]