Your ultimate guide to visiting Uluru – the red heart of Australia

uluru australia

A guide to planning a trip to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in the red heart of Australia Visiting the “red centre” of Australia was one of things I really wanted to do when we moved here. And of course at the heart of that red centre is Uluru. Visiting Uluru (or Ayers Rock) can take some […]

15 amazing UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Europe to visit

I have visited many of the 412  UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Europe and I have my favourites but I thought I would ask some travel bloggers out there what is their favourite? So here are 15 UNESCO WH Sites in Europe as chosen by some great travel bloggers (be sure to check out their […]

Visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew London

There is so much to do and see at Royal Botanic Gardens Kew in London that you will need a day to explore – and put on comfy shoes because believe me you will do a lot of walking! At the end of the article you will find everything you need to know about the […]

A guide of things to do in Saltaire

Saltaire village in Yorkshire

The village of Saltaire can be found near Bradford in Yorkshire England. It was created by Sir Titus Salt (to which he and the river Aire which run though it give it the name) in the mid 19th century. Saltaire was built between 1851 and 1872 to provide the workers in his mill with decent housing […]

A weekend visiting UNESCO World Heritage Sites in London

There are 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in London which are Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church The Tower of London Maritime Greenwich Kew Gardens It is possible to see all of these in a weekend though it would be quite rushed. We managed to visit 3 and returned at a […]

4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Northern England to visit

Are you planning to visit some of the 31 designated UK UNESCO World Heritage Sites? 5 of the 31 UK sites are in UK overseas territories (Bermuda for example) but 26 are on the UK mainland or close to it. There are 4 UNESCO World Heritage sites in Northern England and Southern Scotland covered in […]