UK TRAVEL GUIDE

Welcome to my UK travel planning page – a page dedicated to helping YOU with all the planning information you may need when visiting the UK.

There are lots of links to my posts all about UK travel and more coming every day. If there is an aspect of UK travel you want to find out about why not pop over to my UK travel planning Facebook group? Join a group of fellow travelers who are traveling to (or have been) to the UK.

This page covers travel to England and Scotland with information about Wales coming soon! As a Brit born and bred I hope you have a fabulous time visiting the UK.

TIME TO PLAN - PLANNING TIPS AND ADVICE FOR UK TRAVEL

  • Essential guide to planning a trip to the UK
UK Travel Tips and Planning Guide (everything you need to know)
  • Travel tips when visiting the UK and London

Traveling to England for the first time (15 things every visitor should know)
Essential London Travel Tips for the First Time Visitor
  • London area guide and accommodation options
Best places to stay in London 2020 (+ area guide)
  • Packing list for the UK

Essential UK packing list for all seasons
  • Packing list for London and the UK in winter
An Essential Packing List for London in Winter (and the UK too!)
  • An essential guide to train travel in the UK
Ultimate guide to UK train travel (everything you need to know!)
  • Eurostar Travel Tips – London to Paris by train
Eurostar travel tips - traveling from London to Paris by train
  • Best travel guide books for your trip
Top 10 England travel guide books to help plan your trip
  • Travel insurance in UK
Travel Insurance

COMING SOON

  • Suggested itineraries (including train travel)
  • Driving in the UK
  • Accommodation guides
  • Recommended tours
  • Best apps for the UK and London

TIME TO EXPLORE - ENGLAND

The Ultimate UK Bucket List - 100 things to do and see!

PLACES TO VISIT IN ENGLAND

12 of the best cities to visit in England (includes a map and top tips)
12 most beautiful villages in England you have to visit (includes map)
Top 10 things to do in Bath England
10 things to do in York (an insider guide, tips + map)
Things to do in Liverpool for Beatles fans (+ itinerary)
A guide to seeing world famous artist Anthony Gormley's Another Place
Visiting Blenheim Palace a UNESCO World Heritage Site
A guide of things to do in Saltaire
Visiting Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal in England
A Lake District Itinerary - what to see and do in one day
All you need to know about visiting Ironbridge Gorge
Ultimate Guide to Visiting Stonehenge
What to see and do when visiting Cromford Mills in Derbyshire
4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Northern England to visit
Walking the Ingleton Waterfalls Trail in Yorkshire England
A guide to the top 5 things to do in Nottingham
The Best Things to Do in Whitby: an Essentials Guide for Visitors
Things to do in Oxford (includes map and tour options)

COMING SOON

  • LIVERPOOL
  • THE JURASSIC COAST
  • BRISTOL
  • BRIGHTON
  • BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN DERBYSHIRE

ENGLAND ACCOMMODATION GUIDES

LONDON TRAVEL GUIDE

A weekend visiting UNESCO World Heritage Sites in London
Visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew London
10 great day trips from London by train
8 of the best traditional and themed afternoon tea in London

MORE COMING SOON

  • A guide to visiting Hampton Court Palace*
  • A guide to visiting the Tower of London*

 

 LONDON –  TOURS AND TICKETS FOR THEATRES AND ATTRACTIONS

Guide to the Best Themed and Sightseeing Walking Tours of London England
Guide to the Best Musicals in London 2019/20

  LONDON ACCOMMODATION GUIDES

Review of the Hotel Megaro in London

NORTHUMBERLAND TRAVEL GUIDE

Things to do in Northumberland England
Planning a Drive Up the Northumberland Coastal Route
10 beautiful places to visit in Northumberland England
A Guide to 6 of the Best Northumberland Castles to Visit (including map)
9 books about Northumberland to read before you visit
Things to do on Holy Island (Lindisfarne) in Northumberland
A Novel Experience - A Visit to Barter Books Alnwick

TIME TO LEARN - ENGLAND

9 Best Books about England to Read Before you Visit
The best Lake District books to read before you visit (fiction and non-fiction)
9 books about Northumberland to read before you visit
20 traditional English foods to tempt your taste buds!
15 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the UK to visit
Best kids books about London for all ages

TIME TO EXPLORE - SCOTLAND & WALES

25 Things to do in Edinburgh (+ map & practical tips)
5 reasons you will love visiting the Kelpies in Scotland
A complete Isle of Skye Itinerary for 1 day (Scotland)
5 Welsh castles you can stay in (+ map of locations)

 

COMING SOON

  • Visiting Edinburgh Botanical Gardens *

TIME TO LEARN - SCOTLAND

COMING SOON

  • 9 books to read before you visit Scotland *
  • 15 Scottish foods to try *

TIME TO EXPLORE – UK GENERAL

UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES IN THE UK

15 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the UK to visit
Visiting Blenheim Palace a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew London
A guide of things to do in Saltaire
Visiting Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal in England
A Lake District Itinerary - what to see and do in one day
What to see and do when visiting Cromford Mills in Derbyshire
4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Northern England to visit
All you need to know about visiting Ironbridge Gorge
Ultimate Guide to Visiting Stonehenge
Top 10 things to do in Bath England

 

COMING SOON

  • LIVERPOOL *
  • TOWER OF LONDON *
  • HAMPTON COURT PALACE *
  • THE JURASSIC COAST*

 

TRAVELING THE UK BY TRAIN

Ultimate guide to UK train travel (everything you need to know!)
10 great day trips from London by train
Eurostar travel tips - traveling from London to Paris by train

COMING SOON

  • The Caledonian Sleeper*
  • Settle to Carlisle line

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