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
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UK Travel Tips and Planning Guide (everything you need to know)
  • Travel tips when visiting the UK and London

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Traveling to England for the first time (15 things every visitor should know)
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Essential London Travel Tips for the First Time Visitor
  • Packing list for the UK

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

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

TIME TO EXPLORE - ENGLAND

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

PLACES TO VISIT IN ENGLAND

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

COMING SOON

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

ENGLAND ACCOMMODATION GUIDES

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Stay at The Etherleigh - A fabulous bed and breakfast in Bridlington

LONDON TRAVEL GUIDE

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A weekend visiting UNESCO World Heritage Sites in London
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Visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew London
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10 great day trips from London by train

MORE COMING SOON

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

 

 LONDON –  TOUR REVIEWS

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Guide to the Best Themed and Sightseeing Walking Tours of London England

  LONDON ACCOMMODATION GUIDES

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Review of the Hotel Megaro in London

NORTHUMBERLAND TRAVEL GUIDE

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

TIME TO LEARN - ENGLAND

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

TIME TO EXPLORE - SCOTLAND

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5 reasons you will love visiting the Kelpies in Scotland
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A complete Isle of Skye Itinerary for 1 day (Scotland)

 

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

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

 

COMING SOON

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

 

TRAVELING THE UK BY TRAIN

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

COMING SOON

  • The Caledonian Sleeper*
  • The Eurostar London to mainland Europe*
  • Settle to Carlisle line

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