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A View of Dartmouth Town Center
A view of Dartmouth's town center includes many Tudor facades as well as Dartmouth's Royal Castle Hotel.

Glass and ceramics in a Dartmouth gallery
Shopping along Foss Street in Dartmouth concentrates on crafts and art galleries. Page 11.

The Dartmouth Steam Railway approaches Kingswear
A picture of the Dartmouth Steam Railway, approaching Kingswear on the east bank of the Dart. Page 6.

Brown's Hill in Dartmouth, South Devon
Picture of Brown's Hill in Dartmouth South Devon. Page 12.

How to Attend Christmas Carols at King's
The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols at King's College Chapel - Carols at Kings - is a world famous service. Find out how you can attend.

February Festivals and Events Roundup
Want to know what's on in February? Here's an up to date list of festivals, exhibitions and sporting events in the UK throughout the month.

More Events for February in the UK
Read about More UK Festivals and Events for February. Pet Shows, Garden Shows, Antique Shows and Loads of Exhibitions and Events in February in the UK. Page 2.

October Festivals and Events Roundup
October is a party in the UK. Celebrate this month with food, beer, music, literature, heritage and harvest festivals all over the UK.

September Festivals and Events Roundup
UK Festivals and Events for September. Read about great music festivals, sports events, boat races,literary festivals, heritage festivals, Highland Games and some wild and wacky events.

Finding Charles Dickens in the Southeast of England
You can go on the Dickens' trail when you visit Britain, but you have to be a bit of a sleuth to find real landmarks.

Sheffield - Recommended Restaurants
Find recommended restaurants in and around Sheffield

Christmas Markets in November and December
Christmas Markets in November and December Around the UK

3 Top Velodromes for Cycle Speed Freaks
Are you inspired by Sir Bradley Wiggins' World Championship medals in March? Here's where you can have a go on the UK's best indoor cycling tracks.

All the Ingredients for Eton Mess
Ingredients for Eton Mess and step by step instructions for making this popular English dessert with strawberries, cream and meringues.

Sweetening and Smashing the Strawberries
Picture of sweetened berries being bruised so juices run.

Norfolk Nudist Beach Restored at Holkham Bay
Norfolk nudist beach Holkham Bay is one of England's most unspoiled stretches of coast. After a skinny dip, get dressed to visit a fabulous estate.

London to Nottingham by Train, Bus, or Car
How to get from London to Nottingham by train, bus and car. Use these information resources to plan your trip to Robin Hood country.

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Best of 2015 for Your 2016 UK Travel Plans
When you plan your 2016 UK travels, remember to include some of the best of 2015. These places, tastes and experiences should still be list toppers.

Best of 2015 for Your 2016 UK Travel Plans
When you plan your 2016 UK travels, remember to include some of the best of 2015. These places, tastes and experiences should still be list toppers.

Remember This Year's Best for Next Year's UK Travel.
Add these top picks to your 2016 UK plans. These places, tastes, experiences and accomplishments of the recent past continue to be list toppers.

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Vintage Shops in Edinburgh
For Edinburgh vintage shopping head for Stockbridge where St Stephen Street is great for hours of browsing in quirky vintage shops and galleries.

Brighton & Hove Summer Pride Set for August 5-7
Tickets for Brighton's Pride celebrations in August go on sale in February. Find out why this is the UK's biggest and most popular LGBT gathering.

Castles in Wales - Ancient and Norman Castles in Wales
They say there are enough castles in Wales to visit a different one every day. Actually, there are more - 427. Which will you visit?

What is Treasure Trove - Metal Detecting for UK Gold
What is treasure trove and what happens if you find some while metal detecting in the UK. The finders of the Anglo Saxon Hoard made millions. And you?

Great British Pubs - The Five Horseshoes in Maidensgrove
The Five Horseshoes is a wonderful 16th century pub in Maidensgrove that's a great place to pause after a country walk.

Paddocks, Pastures, Woods - Oxfordshire Country Walks
A gentle country walk through the beautiful Oxfordshire Chilterns in just long enough to work up an appetite.

Simpsons - Michelin Starred Dining Near Birmingham
Enjoy a romantic meal and a romantic stay at Simpsons in Edgbaston. Then take a Saturday course so Simpsons' chefs can teach you to cook it yourself.

Merton College Library, Exterior Details
Picture of Merton College Library, Exterior Details. Page 10.

Pictures of Oxford - The Bridge of Sighs, Hertford College
Pictures of Oxford - The Bridge of Sighs, Hertford College with arrow indicated St. Helen's Passage. Page 14.

Pictures of Oxford - Edmund Halley's House
Pictures of Oxford - Edmund Halley's House. Page 13.

Pictures of Oxford - Student Rooms at 15th Century New College
Pictures of Oxford - Student Rooms at 15th Century New College. Page 12.

Pictures of Oxford - St. Helen's Passage to The Turf Tavern
Pictures of Oxford - St. Helen's Passage to The Turf Tavern. Page 15.

Pictures of Oxford - Christchurch Cathedral From the Memorial Garden
Pictures of Oxford - Christchurch Cathedral From the Memorial Garden. Page 4.

Pictures of Oxford - Christchurch College queue
Pictures of Oxford - Christchurch College queue. Page 5.

Another Oxford Walk - South of the High Street
Oxford, south of its High Street, has older, historic colleges - and a pub you've probably seen in British television shows. Take a walk with us.

Pictures of Oxford - Merton College from Merton Field
Pictures of Oxford - Merton College from Merton Field. Page 6.

Pictures of Oxford - Merton College
Pictures of Oxford - Merton College, Fellows Quad, through an archway. Page 9.

Pictures of Oxford - Merton Field
Pictures of Oxford - Merton Field. Page 7.

Pictures of Oxford - Fellows Quad, Merton
Pictures of Oxford - Fellows Quad, Merton. Page 8.

Pictures of Oxford - Merton Street
Pictures of Oxford - Merton Street. Page 11.

Pictures of Oxford - Old Tom, Christchurch College
Pictures of Oxford - Old Tom, Christchurch College. Page 2.

Pictures of Oxford - Old Tom and the Old Tom Pub
Pictures of Oxford - Old Tom and the Old Tom Pub

Pictures of Oxford - Christchurch Gate Porter
Pictures of Oxford - Christchurch Gate Porter. Page 3.

Oxford University Walk - From Turl Street to Oxford Covered Market
Oxford University Walk - Read about Town and Gown at Oxford University, and emerge from the academic precincts into colorful, charming Turl Street. See a picture of Turl Street

Oxford Walk - Oxford Covered Market - Oxford's Victorian Covered Market
Oxford Covered Market - Stop for lunch and a bit of retail therapy at Oxford's picturesque Victorian Covered Market

Oxford University Walk - From Radliffe Square to the Radcliffe Camera including the Bodleian Library
See the pictures of Oxford University's Bodleian Library in Radcliffe Square on an Oxford University Walking Tour

Oxford University Walk - From the Radcliffe Camera to Turl Street -- A Walk Around Radcliffe Square - Brasenose College, All Souls College
Read about a walk around the Radcliffe Camera at Oxford University, part of the Bodleian Library. See Pictures of the Radcliffe Camera and see visitor information about All Souls College, Brasenose College and St. Mary the Virgin Church.

Oxford University Walk - From Balliol College, past Trinity College and Blackwells Bookstore to the Sheldonian Theatre
Read about an Oxford University walk including Balliol College, Trinity College, Blackwells and the Sheldonian Theatre

Oxford University Walk - From The Sheldonian Theatre, Christopher Wren's First Design, to the Radcliffe Camera
Oxford University Walk. Read about Sir Christopher Wren's first building, the Sheldonian Theatre and follow a walk past important Oxford University Buildings, including The Clarendon Building by Hawksmoor, to Radcliffe Square and the Radcliffe Camera

Oxford University Walk - From the Ashmolean Museum to Balliol College
Oxford University Walk - From the Ashmolean Museum to Balliol College

Oxford University England - A Guided Walk
Take a guided walk around Oxford. This half day walking tour with pictures is a good way to get an idea of the famous university town.

Oxford University Walk - From Worcester College to the Ashmolean Museum
ROxford University Walk - From Worcester College to the Ashmolean Museum

Ightham - A Peaceful Village With A Heart of Darkness
This Kentish town is a great day trip from London. Peaceful and quaint Ightham conceals a enough secrets and dark deeds to intrigue even Miss Marple.

Bourton-on-the-Water
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Cotswold Woollen Weavers - A Shopping Destination in the Cotswolds
Cotswold Wollen Weavers has beautifully handcrafted, British textiles and other artisan crafts in a series of historic stone barns.

Limestone Workshop at CWW
Cotswold Limestone being carved into sculpture at the Cotswold Woollen Weavers

A Sandwich with a Smile
Stow-on-the-Wold baguette shop delivers sandwiches with a smile.

Cotswolds Short Break or Day Trip - It's Your Choice
Burford, Stow-on-the-wold and Bourton-on-the-water are just minutes apart in the Cotswolds. Where you choose to make this a day trip from London or a short overnight getaway depends on your travel style.

Stow-on-the-Wold
Stow-on-the-Wold is noted for its antique shops and its lovely, golden limestone buildings.

Yorkshire Cities Tour with History, Museums & Shopping
Spend 5 to 7 days exploring Yorkshire's treasures - museums, cathedrals, covered and open air markets, super shopping arcades and great food.

A Day in York and a Night in Leeds
Day 1 of a five day Yorkshire Itinerary, starting with a day in York

Leeds, Day 2 of Yorkshire Itinerary
Day 2 of a Yorkshire Itinerary, things to do in Leeds, shopping and museums

Mini Itinerary - A Day Long Drive in South Yorkshire and the Peak District
This mini itinerary is a day long drive in South Yorkshire, visiting the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, and the Peak District via Snake Pass

Day 4 - Sheffield, City of Silver and Steel
Sheffield, where The Full Monty was made, has a fascinating history of steel making, quality silver making and left wing politics. It is an important city to visit for anyone interested in the making of the modern industrial age.

Day 5 - Hull and East Yorkshire Plus Lunch at the Pipe and Glass
On Day 5 of this Itinerary - Spend a morning visiting Europe's deepest aquarium, in Hull, then continue onward for lunch in near Beverley at the highly rated Pipe and Glass. Finish the Day in York.

Magna Carta Landmarks in London and the Southeast
London and the Southeast of England are rich in connections to Magna Carta. Plan an itinerary with some of these iconic English landmarks.

Landmarks for a Magna Carta Itinerary
As the world's democracies mark the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta, find out where to visit some of the landmarks that are part of the story.

Car Boot Sales in the UK: Yard Sales on Steroids
Car boot sales in the UK are a cross between a flea market, a swap meet and a giant yard sale on steroids

Bicester Village - Discount Designer Brands Near London
Bicester Village the designer brand outlet mall near Oxford is where chic style and bargains go hand in hand. But let the buyer beware.

Best Ways to Save Money on Your UK Trip
Travel smart and save on accommodations, food and drink, sightseeing, shopping and more. Cut corners on non-essentials without shortchanging your fun.

Fun Alternatives to Cheap Hotels Can Save You Money
Have some fun with these surprising alternatives to cheap hotels and save money too.

Where to Find Deals and Discount Shopping in Britain
Read about UK Discount outlets all over the country with links to the best UK Discount outlets in England, Scotland and Wales

Where to Find the Best Live Webcams in the UK
The UK is covered in Webcams. These are some of the best webcams for an overview of UK weather, wildlife, traffic, city and village webcams. .

Bonfire Night - Where to Celebrate Guy Fawkes
Bonfire Night in the UK, is the smokiest night of the year. Here's where to celebrate Guy Fawkes demise with fireworks and huge public bonfires.

How Far Is Manchester From London and How To Get There
Manchester is 202 miles from London and an important center for museums, architecture and the BBC. Here's how to get there and what it will cost.

Guy Fawkes - The City of York's Most Infamous Son
Guy Fawkes was born and educated in York. His school and the church where he was baptized are still local landmarks that can be visited.

Guy Fawkes was Born on Stonegate in Medieval York - Stonegate, the Birthplace of Guy Fawkes
Stonegate, where Guy Fawkes was born is now the location of Little Bettys tea shop in York

Guy Fawkes Church Beside York Minster - The York Church Where Guy Fawkes was Buried
Guy Fawkes was Baptized in St. Michael Le Belfry, the parish church next to York Minster. A plaque inside the church commemorates him.

St. Peter's School in York, Guy Fawkes Alma Mater ,Where There's Never a Burning of a Guy
St. Peter's School York was Guy Fawkes' Old School

Top UK Stone Circles and Ancient, Pre-Roman Sites
Head for these destinations for the most intriguing prehistoric sites in Britain to learn how Northern Europeans lived 5,000 years ago and more.

Bicycle Touring - Day Rides in the East of England
Discover a range of 13 to 30 mile day rides for cycle touring in east anglia

Cycle Touring Routes for All Abilities in East Anglia
Suffolk, East Anglia and the East of England are cycling country with enjoyable routes and cycle trails for bicycle touring at all levels.

East of England Bicycle Touring on the National Cycle Trails
Several of England's long distance national cycle trails cross East Anglia. Find out about bicycle touring on these national trails in the east of England

Traffic-Free Family Cycling in the east of England
Read about family friendly, traffic free cycling in the east of England

English Choir Holiday Performances of Handel's Messiah
Handel's Messiah is a Holiday Season Tradition for English Choirs, Choruses and Chorals. Find out where to hear Top English Choirs sing Handel's Messiah.

Easter Egg Hunts at UK Stately Homes, Palaces and Parks
Find out where to go for Easter Egg Hunts, Easter Egg Rolls and family Easter events in the UK

Easter Egg Hunts at UK Stately Homes, Palaces and Parks
Find out where to go for Easter Egg Hunts, Easter Egg Rolls and family Easter events in the UK

Avoid the Pitfalls of Stratford-upon-Avon
The Truth About Stratford-upon-Avon. A visit to Shakespeare's birthplace isn't all sweetness and light. It's a mixture of the good, the bad and the greedy. Here's how to separate them.

Behind the Scenes Facts About Dinner with the Queen
Queen Elizabeth II hosts two state banquets a year. Find out what goes on behind the scenes at a Windsor Castle State Banquet

Enigma - Secrets of the Bletchley Park Code Breakers
Bletchley Park Museum reveals the secret story of the World War II code breakers and the Enigma machines.

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Where to Find What in the UK's Top Department Stores
A handy guide to UK department store shopping. Find out what you can buy and what you might spend in the country's biggest popular retailers.

The Reliably British
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Fashion Forward Around the Country
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British Department Stores for Everyday Needs
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Family Days Out Near RAF Lakenheath and RAF Mildenhall
USAF families at RAF Mildenhall and Lakenheath are in a fabulous region to explore. Get off base when you can to see the best of England.

Best UK Live Music Night Clubs and Dance Clubs
Night clubs and dance clubs in the UK - Discover the best UK Night Clubs for Live Music and hot DJs

What Is "The High Street" and High Street Fashion?
Every British town has a high street. What is it and what can you do there? Shop for high street fashion of course - and lots of other things too.

What Do British National Heritage Organizations Do?
Who looks after all the historic landmarks and landscapes in the UK. Find out all about English Heritage, The National Trusts of England and Scotland and Historic Scotland. What are they, what do they do and how can you get involved.

Where is the Smallest Town in Britain?
Llanwrtydd Wells is the smallest town in Britain. Find out about the smallest town in Britain

Best New Year's Eve - Hogmanay Parties in Scotland
Read about where to find the best Hogmanay - New Year's Eve in in Scotland

London to Birmingham - Distance and Travel Directions
Travel Directions London to Birmingham - take the train and you can make it a day trip with shopping in the city's fab new station/shopping center.

How to Get to Stratford-upon-Avon From London
How to get from London to Stratford-upon-Avon by various forms of transportation. Use these information resources to plan your journey.

London to Sheffield by Train, Bus and Car
Travel Directions from London to Sheffield Use these information resources to compare all your transportation options and to plan your trip.

More Traditional Romantic Ideas for Loving UK Couples
From tried and true to truly unique -- romantic things to do in the UK for Valentine's Day, a special occasion or just for the sake of love.

Family Vacations in Scotland - Why Choose Loch Lomond
Choose Loch Lomond in Scotland for family vacations that are right for all ages, all abilities and all seasons. Hiking and cycling for softies too.

The Romantic Boatshed at Ardanaiseig Hotel
The Boatshed at the Ardanaiseig Hotel is a romantic private hideaway, perfect for romantic getaways or honeymoons in Scotland's Western Highlands.

Loch Lomond Family Campsites
Try one of these 8, family-friendly campsites on Loch Lomond. It's an ideal place for gently getting back to nature or introducing kids to camping.

Minster Lovell Hall - Haunting Ruins Near Oxford
Minster Lovell Hall is the romantically haunting setting for a picnic beside the Windrush or a ghost hunt amid the ruins.

Minster Lovell Hall - Haunting Ruins Near Oxford
Minster Lovell Hall is the romantically haunting setting for a picnic beside the Windrush or a ghost hunt amid the ruins.

Minster Lovell Hall - Haunted Ruins Near Oxford
Minster Lovell is the haunting and haunted ruins of a 15th century manor house said to be inhabited by two family ghosts.

Jack-in-the-Green - A May Day Festival in Hastings
When Jack-in-the-Green staggers and spins along the High Street like a drunken Christmas tree, it must be May Day in Hastings.

Chinese New Year Celebrations in the United Kingdom
Find out where to celebrate Chinese New Year in the UK. Chinese New Year festivities around the United Kingdom.

4 Ways to Celebrate Chinese New Year in the UK
4 great ways to celebrate Chinese New Year - Find great Chinese food, a wild Chinese street party and wonderful collections of Chinese art.

Top UK Chinese New Year Celebrations in 2016
Welcome the Year of the Monkey, 2016. Learn more the UK's biggest about celebrations in London, Manchester, Newcastle-Gateshead, and more.

20 Top Things to Do Over Easter Weekend in the UK
20 great ideas for Easter fun during the UK's long holiday weekend. From gardens to see and foods to taste to loads of weird and wonderful pastimes.

The Olney Pancake Race - A 500-Year-Old Tradition
The ladies of Olney, home of Amazing Grace, have been flipping pancakes in a wacky women-only race for over 550 years. Go along to watch and eat.

Pictures of the Feathered Nest
Enjoy some mouthwatering pictures of a glorious lunch at the Feathered Nest, a country inn and gastropub in the Cotswolds.

Pictures of the Feathered Nest
Enjoy some mouthwatering pictures of a glorious lunch at the Feathered Nest, a country inn and gastropub in the Cotswolds.

Plan a Visit to Jane Austen's House Museum in Hampshire
Jane Austen wrote Pride&Prejudice, Emma, Mansfield Park, Northanger Abbey and Persuasion at this little house - a charming museum & a must for fans.

What's Zucchini in the UK? British Food Names Sorted
Zucchini or a courgette? And what's that thing that looks like a cucumber on steroids? Surprising British words for unsurprising, everyday foods.

St. Patrick's Day in the UK - Parades and Festivals
St. Patrick's Day in the United Kingdom. Read About the UK's biggest St. Patrick's Day events in London, Birmingham and Manchester.

10 Overlooked and Underrated Roman Ruins in Britain
Fascinating Roman ruins are scattered all over Britain. Try exploring some of these less well known sites - from ancient villas and baths to a gold mine.

What Kind of Travel Money Should I Bring to the UK?
Should you buy travelers checks to use in the UK? Will your card be accepted in shops? Find out the best way to carry your travel money to the UK.

Christmas in York England - Christmas Markets and Christmas Events in the Medieval City of York England
Christmas Markets and Events in York England. York England goes all out for Christmas with several traditional Christmas Markets, Christmas Concerts and Events, all clustered in the Medieval Center of York for Yuletide York.

Best Chinese Restaurants in the UK
When you're hungry for Chinese food, no matter where you are, you've just got to find some. These Chinese restaurants, around the UK's most popular cities, won't disappoint.

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The Mound and the National Galleries
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The Scottish Parliament
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Our Dynamic Earth
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A Self-Guided Walk Up Edinburgh's Royal Mile
Take a self-guided tour on and around Edinburgh's Royal Mile. This travel guide takes you up a different route with lots of tips and great views.

The Swan at Lavenham: Hotel Review
The medieval Swan at Lavenham has been hosting guests for 400 years. Could that be why I felt I'd been there before in another life?

Orkney Weather and Webcams - Orkney Climate Information
Find out about Orkney weather and climate so you'll know what to expect when you go. Find Orkney weather forecasts and watch live webcams.

Pembrokeshire Coast
Facts and figures about the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park,

Brecon Beacons
Facts and figures about the Brecon Beacons National Park.

The Norfolk Broads
Facts and figures about the Norfolk Broads National Park.

Exmoor
Facts and figures about Exmoor National Park.

Dartmoor
Facts and figures about Dartmoor National Park.

Snowdonia
Facts and figures about the Snowdonia National Park.

Quick Guide to the National Parks in the United Kingdom
National Parks in the UK. Facts and figures about the 15 National Parks in the UK. Learn all about the National Parks in the UK that protect UK Landscapes and Heritage plus a list of all the UK National Parks in England, Scotland and Wales.

The Cairngorms
Facts and figures about The Cairngorms National Park in Scotland

The New Forest
Facts and figures about the New Forest National Park.

The South Downs
Facts and figures about the South Downs National Park, the UK's newest.

The Lakes District
Facts and figures about The Lake District National Park in Northwest England

The Yorkshire Dales
National Parks in the UK. Facts and figures about the 15 National Parks in the UK. Learn all about the National Parks in the UK that protect UK Landscapes and Heritage plus a list of all the UK National Parks in England, Scotland and Wales.

The North York Moors
Facts and figures about the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

The Peak District
Facts and figures about the Peak District National Park.

Loch Lomond & the Trossachs
Facts and figures about Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park

Northumberland
Facts and figures about Northumberland National Park in the Northeast of England

Foodie Day Trips - UK Days Out for Foodie Adventures - Food Safari UK Foodie Adventures in Suffolk
Food Safari - UK Foodie Adventures on the Suffolk Coast. Food Safari offer UK Days out with Field to Fork experiences

The Great War Centennial - Exhibitions and Events in 2014
Wartime life, at home and in the trenches, is the focus as England, Scotland and Wales mark the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I.

St George's Day - England Celebrates its National Day
Find out about St George's Day and What's on in 2014

Best Antique Towns and Villages for Shopping in the UK
Some of the best antique towns in the UK for informal antique hunting. Here's where you can spend all day rooting through stuff to find treasures.

A Quick Guide to England's Lake District
The Lake District National Park is Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter country. It's also the site of England's highest mountain, biggest and deepest lakes.

St. David's Day in Wales - Where to Celebrate the Patron Saint of Wales with Parades and Festivities
St.David's Day in Wales. Read About the where to celebrate the Patron Saint of Wales in Cardiff, Swansea and St. David's itself.

Birmingham Travel Guide - Quick Facts and Travelers Essentials for a Visit to Birmingham
Birmingham Travel Guide - Quick Facts and Travelers Essentials for a Visit to Birmingham, the UK's second largest city, birthplace of the steam engine, Balti cooking, the ELO and Cadbury's chocolate

Dog-Friendly Travel in Cornwall
Find out about dog-friendly beaches, pubs, gardens and accommodations in Cornwall for a vacation or holiday with your family pet.

Celebrity Pub Owners in the UK
Actors, presents and celebrity chefs are all getting into the pub business these days. Check out these UK Celebrities who have their own pubs.

What to see and do in Bath
Bath is a great destination for a weekend getaway or city break. And here's everything you need to plan one.

UK Holidays for Single Parent Families
Why choose a single parent holiday or vacation? And where to find fun getaways for single parent families in the UK.

Food and Drink in Scotland - The Flavors of Shetland
Eat these now. Tastes of Scotland Shetland style -- locally caught shellfish, lamb that grazes on seaweed, local craft beers and the UK's top fish and chips.

Pub Review: The Hansom Cab in London
The Hansom Cab Pub in Kensington has come down to earth since its days as Piers Morgan's pet project. And where food is concerned, all to the good.

Solo Travel in the UK
The UK is a great destination for solo travel. Find out why and how to make the most of a vacation on your own in the United Kingdom.

Science for Kids Around the UK
Find the best science attractions for families and the coolest science for kids around the United Kingdom.

Bath is Heaven for Shopaholics
Bath is full of small, independent shops. If you like ducking off the main streets to find the perfect pair of boots, jewelry, antiques, kitchen treasures or gourmet ingredients Bath is for you.

UK Travel Itinerary - Four Days West of London
Things to do on a short vacation in the UK? This 4-day itinerary - expandable to up to 8 days - zeros in on the best attractions west of London.

Suggested Itinerary - Woodstock and Oxford
Day One of a four day west of London itinerary in England visits Blenheim Palace in Woodstock and the dreaming spires of Oxford

Suggested Itinerary - Bath and Bristol
Day two of a four day west of London itinerary in England visits the historic spa town of Bath, Jane Austen territory, with an optional extra day in Bristol

UK Itinerary Day 3 - Stonehenge and Longleat
Day three of an England Itinerary takes you to iconic Stonehenge and Longleat

UK Intinerary Day 4 - Downton Abbey and Windsor Castle
Day four of an England Itinerary takes you to Highclere Castle, scene of Downton Abbey, and Windsor Castle

The British Channel Islands, An Introduction
All about the British Islands. The Channel Islands are part of Britain but not part of the UK. Read about the unusual and anomalous status of Britain's offshore islands.

Jersey - The Largest of the Channel Islands and the Southernmost British Island
All about Jersey. Find out how it became a British Crown Dependency and a little bit of France in Britain.

Sark - The British Channel Island is Europe's Newest Democracy
The British Channel Islands Sark is the smallest of the four main British Channel Island and Europe's youngest democracy

The British Islands - All About Britain's Channel Islands
All about the British Islands. The Channel Islands are part of Britain but not part of the UK. Read about the unusual and anomalous status of Britain's offshore islands.

Guernsey - A Bailiwick, a British Island and an Independent British State
Guernsey, a British Channel Island, is an independent state and Crown dependent with its own group of satellite islands, Alderney, Herm and Sark

All About Alderney - Unspoiled, Undiscovered British Channel Island.
Alderney is an unspoiled and undiscovered British Island, 23 miles from Guernsey and 8 miles from France. It is one of the independent states of the British Channel Islands.

An Introduction to Salcombe in South Devon
Salcombe in South Devon is a relaxed vacation spot for people who like the beach and messing about in boats.

Jazz Festival List - Best of the UK Jazz Festival Circuit - Find a UK Jazz Festival
Top UK Jazz Festival List

The Big 5 UK Vacation Destinations
Pick the right base for your UK vacation and find all the variety and fun you could hope for. These Big 5 regional hubs are my favorites.

Snowdonia - Mountains, Forests, Lakes and Castles
Snowdonia with its dark forests, splashing waterfalls, stark peaks and hidden glens is a magical place for touring in Wales.

Yorkshire - For History, Adventure and Fashion
Yorkshire makes a great hub for a two center British vacation with its abundance of city, country and adventure pursuits.

Edinburgh - Festival Central and More
With Edinburgh as your base, venture into the Borders, the Highlands and the Lowlands of Scotland.

East Anglia - Frozen in Time
Culture, beaches, well-preseved medieval and traditional villages. East Anglia deserves to be one of my BIG 5 destinations.

The Home Counties for Quick Day Trips from London
Dip into the Home Counties and turn a trip to London into a two, three or even 10-center vacation.

Laurie Lee and the Gloucestershire Cotswolds
Laurie Lee Centenary will be celebrated in 2014. Find out why reading

Golf in Scotland - Courses for Visitors in The Scottish Borders
Golf in Scotland. Courses open to visitors in the Scottish Borders Area

London Theatre - Pub Theatres in London
Read about pub theatres a unique style of London theatre and find a list of London theatre links to pub theatres

Best Gadget Bags for Small Electronics and Cameras
There's a big difference between a small gadget bag and a bag for all my small gadgets. I've found four that bridge the gap.

All Aboard the Hogwarts Express in 2015
New Hogwarts Express joined WB London Harry Potter tour in 2015. And the new attraction is the real steam locomotive used in the movies.

The Pantomime Season 2015/16 Around the UK
Tickets are already selling fast for this year's traditional Pantos. Find out what's on and what's new for the 2015/2016 holiday Panto season.

10 Encounters With Historic British Spooks
If you are wondering where to find ghosts in the UK, the National Trusts historic houses are a good place to start. Go ghost hunting in these 10 favorites.

Top Ten Gardens in Cornwall Open Year-Round
Palm trees and subtropical plants florish in the gardens of Cornwall - all year round. These top Cornish gardens can be visited in all seasons.

Plan a Downton Abbey Tour
Are you catching up with the latest at Downtown Abbey? Highclere Castle isn't the only location you can visit. Plan your trip to more Downton sites.

Burford - Antiques Shopping and Romantic History in The Cotswolds
The Cotswolds are rich territory for antiques shopping. On the hunt for collectibles, discover a rich vein of colorful history in the pretty Cotswolds village of Burford.

How Do Get Help in an Emergency in the UK
How to find a doctor and other emergency services in the UK. Find out the difference between dialing 999 and 111.

Best English Castles - The Ruins of Wiltshire
The best English castles in Wiltshire are the mysterious ruins that dot England's most ancient landscapes

Liverpool Travel Guide - Quick facts and travelers' essentials for a visit to Liverpool
Liverpool Travel Guide - Quick facts and travelers' essentials for a visit to Liverpool

What is a Dolmen? - A Glossary of Prehistoric Monuments in Britain
What is a dolmen? Or a broch? or a crannog? Ever wondered about the words used to describe prehistoric Britain? Find your answers here.

Steam Trains in Kent
Steam trains in Kent roll through the garden of England across farm country, downs and coastal landscapes. All aboard for family fun.

19th Century County Arcade in Leeds Victoria Quarter
19th Century County Arcade in Leeds Victoria Quarter. Page 3.

Fashion in a Historic Setting
Fashion in a Historic Setting. United Kingdom Travel. Page 5.

The Ivanhoe Clock in Thornton's Arcade in Leeds
The Ivanhoe Clock in Thornton's Arcade in Leeds. Page 2.

Elaborate Decoration Above High Street Shop in Leeds
Elaborate decoration in metal and faience adds glamor to a British high street retailer's shop at the intersection of County Arcade and Cross Arcade in the Victoria Quarter. Page 4.

Thornton's Arcade
Thornton's Arcade is the Oldest of Leeds Victorian Shopping Arcades

Top Names in the County Arcade Leeds
signs of Vivienne Westwood, Harvey Nichols and other luxury brands in the County Arcade, Victoria Quarter, Leeds. Page 6.

Fine Mosaic Details From the Dome of the County Arcade in Leeds
Fine Mosaic Details From the Dome of the County Arcade in Leeds. Page 8.

Pomegranate Frieze in County Arcade, Leeds
Pomegranate Frieze in County Arcade in the Victoria Quarter Leeds. Page 7.

Three Easy Hikes on Hoy - Orkney's Second Largest Island
Views of the famous Old Man of Hoy sea stack are among the joys of walking on Hoy in Orkney, Scotland. Check out three great walks.

Birmingham City Center Shopping - The Bullring, New Street and the Arcades
Birmingham has a revitalized city center shopping area. Here's what you'll find in the Bullring, New Street and the Arcades.

Birmingham Bullring Markets - 850 Years of Market Trading in Birmingham Center - Birmingham's Ethnic Diversity in its Markets
Read about Birmingham's Bullring markets. The Birmingham Bullring markets are part of what make this a dynamic, ethnically diverse and cosmopolitan shopping city. Read about Birmingham's famous Rag Market

Shopping in Birmingham - The Jewellery Quarter
The craftspeople and designer-makers of Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter create 40 per cent of the jewelry made in the UK. The district has the busiest gold assay office in the world. How has this remained such a secret?

The Mailbox - Exclusive Shopping in Birmingham
The Mailbox, in a former mail sorting office, is Birmingham's newest shopping center and a collection of exclusive designer shops. The center also includes trendy cafes and restaurants overlooking Gas Street Basin

Shopping in Birmingham - A Shoppers Paradise in the English Midlands - Where to Shop in Birmingham England
Birmingham in the English Midlands is a surprising shoppers paradise. From smart designer shops to historic, multi-ethnic markets and a glittering jewelry quarter, there are cool shopping districts all over England's underrated Second City.

Montacute House Play's Henry VIII's London Palace at Greenwich
Elizabethan Montacute House, featured in

Plan Your UK Tour Around BBC/Masterpiece Theatre's Wolf Hall
Once you've seen

Lacock Abbey in Wiltshire Featured in Wolf Hall
Lacock Abbey, a National Trust museum that was originally a medieval convent, becomes Jane Seymour's family home in Wolf Hall.

Barrington Court in Somerset as Featured in Wolf Hall
Barrington Court, used as a setting for Wolf Hall, is a striking Tudor house with an impressive, 16th century minstrel's gallery.

Chastleton House in Oxfordshire Stars in Wolf Hall
Chastleton house in the Cotswolds hasn't changed in 400 years. Visit this setting for the BBC's

Great Chalfield Manor and Garden Stands Featured in Wolf Hall
Great Chalfield Manor is a moated 15th century manor, used in the TV series Wolf Hall, that you can visit.

Across the Snape Marshes in the Footsteps of Smugglers
The beginning of a walk through Snape Marshes along the River Alde in Suffolk. This was an old smuggler's path.

A Friendly Pub
Finish a walk across the Snape Marshes with lunch or a beer at a friendly, 16th century pub.

Wildlife in the Suffolk Wetlands
Wildlife spotting and hearing distinctive birdsong is easy for the casual, non-specialist in the Snape Marshes

The Glasgow Museums - A Fabulous Gallery and the Largest Art Collection Ever Amassed
Read about Glasglow's outstanding collection of free museums, ranging from a fabulous art gallery to a medieval treasure house and a Charles Rennie Mackintosh masterpiece.

Britrail Passes for Unlimited UK Train Travel
Read about BritRail Passes, the cheap and convenient way to tour the UK by train.

Snowdonia National Park - A Quick Guide to Snowdonia in North Wales
Snowdonia Guide. A quick guide for visitors to Snowdonia National Park in North Wales. Plan a visit to this Welsh language area with the oldest rocks on earth.

Edinburgh Travel Guide - Quick Facts and Travelers Essentials
Finding Edinburgh a bit overwhelming? The festivals can do that to you. These quick facts can help you get grounded.

Edinburgh Fringe Festival Tickets - How to Plan Your Festival and Get Edinburgh Festival Tickets
The Edinburgh Fringe Festival includes more than 2,000 shows. Find out how to choose shows and get tickets in advance and on the day.

The 12 Days of Christmas in the United Kingdom
Find things to do for every one of the traditional

November Festivals and Events Roundup
UK Festivals and Events for November. Great music, food and drink, literary and heritage festivals and more. Find out what's happening in November.

Things to Do With Kids in England's Southeast
Find fun things to do with kids in England's Southeast, including fun family day trips for all ages.

Things to Do With Kids in England's Southeast
Find fun things to do with kids in England's Southeast, including fun family day trips for all ages.

UK Nude Beaches - Nude Beach on Remote Loch Shiel
UK Nude Beaches - Description of an unofficial Nude Beach on Remote Loch Shiel. Find out how to get to Nude Beach on a remote Scottish Loch

London to Windsor by Bus, Train or Car
Bus, train and car travel directions to travel to Windsor Castle and Legoland Windsor from London. It's an easy trip with plenty of options.

Highlights of Edinburgh International Festival 2015
Juliette Binoche, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Lang Lang among the headliners at the 2015 Edinburgh International Festival of music, theater, opera and dance.

City by City UK Nightclubs for Live Music and Dance Music
Read about More of the Best UK Night Clubs for Live Music, City by City

Clifton Suspension Bridge
The Clifton Suspension Bridge over the Avon Gorge is the lovely symbol of Bristol - but it's not really in Bristol at all.

Clifton Village - Bristol's Best Kept Secret
Achingly charming Clifton Village, the gateway to the Clifton Suspension Bridge, could be Bristol's best kept secret.

London Day Trips from Stratford International
Stratford International station in the East London Olympic Park is a gateway to lots of easy day trips from London.

On Location with Harry Potter
Take a Harry Potter Studio tour or visit Harry Potter locations all over the UK .

Cawdor Has Golf and Salmon Fishing But No Sign of Macbeth
Cawdor Castle is an atmospheric castle not far from Inverness with a golf course and a good salmon fishing beat - but no Macbeth

Looking for the Murderous Macbeth at Glamis Castle
Shakespeare made Macbeth the Thane of Glamis, but was the real Macbeth connected to Glamis Castle? Find out what you can see at this Scottish castle.

Norwich - Plan a London Day Trip To East Anglia
Norwich is an easy day trip from London with plenty to see and do. It has a fabulous medieval cathedral, a wonderful city center market, a castle, a medieval district and pedestrian shopping lanes.

Autumn Food Festivals in 2015
Foodies and just plain greedy eaters will love the new crop of UK food festivals in autumn 2015. These favorites are in great cities to visit.

A Three to Six Days in East Anglia - A Touring Itinerary
Where should spend a week in the UK? This Three day, expandable East Anglian itinerary - is full of history, charm and variety Northeast of London.

Suggested Itinerary Day 1: Cambridge and Ely
Day One of a five day East Anglian itinerary in England visits Cambridge and Ely

Suggested Itinerary Day 2: Ely and Kings Lynn
Day Two of a five day East Anglian itinerary in England visits Ely and Kings Lynn

Suggested Itinerary Day 3: Norwich
Day three of a five day East Anglian itinerary in England visits the Cathedral City of Norwich.

Where to Celebrate Thanksgiving in the UK
Celebrate Thanksgiving in the UK. Find out where to celebrate America's favorite holiday while visiting in England and Scotland.

A List of the 15 National Parks in the United Kingdom
A List of UK National Parks From North to South with links to all 15 parks for more information.

Cheap Hotel in Cardiff - The Big Sleep Hotel - A Budget Hotel in Cardiff - Cheap and Chic Accommodations in Cardiff City Center
Cheap and Chic hotel in Cardiff. The Big Sleep Hotel is a budget hotel in Cardiff, not far from Cardiff Castle and within easy reach of the Brecon Beacons National Park. It was named one of the world's coolest hotels by a major travel magazine.

Visit Snape Maltings for Music, Shopping, Nature
Snape Maltings - for music, shopping, eating and drinking, enjoying art gallery and nature - is just a few miles from Aldeburgh,

The Moot Hall - Aldeburgh's Tudor Gem
The Moot Hall, in Aldeburgh is one of the best examples of a Tudor public building left in England.

Best Fish & Chips in the UK?
Aldeburgh Fish and Chips draws visitors and locals for the best fish and chips in Britain.

Shopping in Aldeburgh
An abundance of art galleries offering the work of contemporary British and Suffolk artists is among the interesting shops that line the high street in Aldeburgh.

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Watch The Catch Come In on Aldeburgh Beach
Colorful fishing boats bring in their catch by being beached on Aldeburgh shingle.

7 Reasons for a Beach Escape in Suffolk England
A vacation in the sophisticated town of Aldeburgh on the Suffolk Coast is offbeat, laid back and arty. A seaside holiday for grownups.

Spend a Day at Aldeburgh Beach in Suffolk
A day at the beach in Aldeburgh is impressive, but not for sissies.

Cheap Rooms - Ten Cheap Hotels in Edinburgh
Ten cheap hotels in edinburgh offering decent, comfortable budget rooms for under 100.

Bosham - On the Edge of Chichester Harbour
Bosham, a pretty settlement on the edge of Chichester Harbour, is the village in legend where Kind Canute ordered the tide to turn back.

Ightham - Murder and Mystery Behind Closed Doors
Behind the facades of the Kent village of Ightham, one of the prettiest villages in the South of England, lurk histories of murder and mystery dating all the way back to prehistoric times.

Minster Lovell - Pretty as a Picture Village in England
Minster Lovell, a tiny village in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds in the South of England, has a haunted ruin, a fine pub restaurant and it's pretty as a picture too.

Best Villages in the South of England - Old Amersham
If your idea of villages in England is that they are picture postcard pretty, incredibly quaint and photogenic, you'll like these in the south of England. Have a look.

Great Tew - A Village Under Thatch Near Oxford and Blenheim Palace
Great Tew is a hidden village under thatch near Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire

Alnwick in Northumberland - a Newcastle Day Trip
Alnwick is an easy day trip and a fine day out from Newcastle. This a historic northern town near the Northumberland Coast, is sometimes called the Windsor of the North. Its market days have drawn bargain hunters for hundreds of years.

An Almost Royal Wedding Puts Spotlight on Northumberland
It was almost a Royal Wedding when Katie Percy, daughter of the Duke of Northumberland married Patrick Valentine, in Northumberland in February. There was a coach and horses, a regal castle and even a Middleton girl in attendance. Have a look.

Alnwick Castle in Northumberland - Also Known as Hogwarts
Alnwick Castle, seat of the Duke of Northumberland, stands in for Hogwarts in the Harry Potter films.

Alnmouth - Historic Seaside Village in Northumberland - Day Trip from Newcastle
Alnmouth, an easy day out from Newcastle, is a friendly seaside town on the Northumberland coast

Alnmouth Village Golf Club - England's Oldest 9-hole Golf Club
Alnmouth Village Golf Club is England's Oldest 9-hole Golf Club, a scenic links course on the Northumbrian Coast.

Northumberland Beach Walk - Part I, Alnmouth to Boulmer
Northumberland Beach Walk. United Kingdom Travel.

Northumberland Beach Walk - Part II
Northumberland Beach Walk - Part II

Another Northumberland Beach Walk - Alnmouth to Warkworth
Another Northumberland Beach Walk - Alnmouth to Warkworth

How to Get to the Northumbian Coast
Find out about Train travel from London or from Newcastle to Alnwick and Alnmouth on the Northumbrian Coast.

Cheap Rooms - Ten Cheap Hotels in York
These 10 budget cheap hotels in York offer clean, convenient and comfortable rooms for under 100.

Antiques and Lace in Devon Market Town of Honiton
The Honiton Lace in Prince George's Christening Gown came from a Devon town rich in history and antique shops. Here's why you should visit.

Shakespeare Jubilee Celebrated at the RSC
What a birthday party! Britain will celebrate Shakespeare's jubilee y with performances, parades and special events around the world.

Find a List of Pride Festivals All Over Britain
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transexual communities party with Pride all over Britain. Find out about your nearest summer Pride festivals.

Anne Hathaway's Cottage - Plan a Visit
If Shakespeare's marriage to Anne Hathaway was a love match, her cottage in Shottery, near Stratford-upon-Avon offers a glimpse of the Bard in love surrounded by his wife's perfect English Cottage Garden.

London Restaurant Review - Punjab in Covent Garden
Punjab Restaurant in Covent Garden has been a local fixture with loyal fans for more than 60 years. It's perfect for a wet, wintry night.

Manchester Travel Guide - Quick Facts and Travelers Essentials for a Visit to Manchester
Manchester Travel Guide - Quick Facts and Travelers Essentials for a Visit to Manchester, the UK's top city for indie music and more.

Walking The South Downs Way - Where to Stay
The South Downs Way passes lovely, typically English towns and villages. For special walking vacation, stay overnight near this national trail.

Where to Stay in Winchester -- England's Saxon capital and Site of the Legendary Round Table.
The South Downs Way Begins at Winchester. This was England's Saxon Capital. Its great hall has a King Alfred's round table -- probably 14th century -- and restored by Henry VIII. Besides the Cathedral, the small city has several museums. It also has a fascinating Iron Age and Roman past. Here's where to stay in Winchester.

Where to Stay in Portsmouth -- Portsmouth Historic Home of the Royal Navy
A historic B&B in Portsmouth's Old Port area is the best way to visit this town that grew from a Saxon fishing village to the historic home of the British, Royal Navy. See old ships and the new Spinnaker Tower and visit 12 museums.

Where to Stay in Chichester -- A Cathedral City With The Prettiest Harbor in Britain
Where to stay in Chichester depends on what you are after. The town's hotels and inns are located at in the rolling hills at the base of the South Downs; near the center with its Cathedral and medieval and Roman walls or beside one of the prettiest little boat havens in Britain. The town also has a the renowned Chichester Festival Theatre and, depending upon the time of year, golf, thoroughbred racing and motor racing at Goodwood.

Where to Stay in Amberley -- Spend the Night in a Castle, Visit Another on the South Downs Way
English Castle Towns, Amberley and Arundel are classic West Sussex villages on the South Downs Way. Arundel's Norman Castle is still a family home to the Dukes of Norfolk and Amberley Castle has been voted one of Conde Nast Traveller Magazine's 20 top leisure hotels in the World. Amberley is also a treasure of 16th to 18th century thatched roof homes, Amberley Working Museum of the early Industrial revolution and several excellent, traditional English pubs.

Where to Stay in Brighton -- See the Royal Pavilion in this English Seaside Resort
Brighton, with its Royal Pavilion, traditional Victorian Pier, restaurants, nightlife, shopping and affluent gay community, is one of Britain's most popular and sophisticated seaside resorts.

Where to Stay in Eastbourne -- Seaside Eastbourne on England's White Cliffs
Eastbourne is a sedate seaside resort located near one of England's most beautiful beaches, Falling Sands, at the foot of white chalk cliffs of Beachy Head. Its Victorian Pier has been restored and is safe for strolling and entertainment.

Chip Butty - What is it and How Do You Make One
A chip butty, a sandwich made of French fries, is a food phenomenon in the UK, where the humble spud is a food group all its own.

How to Order a Beer in a Pub
Here's how to find a pub you'll really like, what to order and how to order it like a local. A fast track through the mysteries of the British Pub.

Food and Drink, Children and Pets in the British Pub
Learn about food and drink in a British pub. Find out the rules about children and pets and find links to the best British pub guides. Page 3.

Pub Manners and Pub Drinks
Find out what you can order in a typical British Pub besides beer. Read about wines, spirits and how to order and behave in a pub. Page 2.

Orkney Whale Watching for Landlubbers
Whale watching is for landlubbers on Orkney. Spot 18 different varieties of whales plus dolphins, porpoises and seals from Orkney hills and cliffs.

50 Free Things to do in the United Kingdom
Check out these 50 free things to do in the UK. Vacation fun doesn't have to cost a bundle. In fact, all over Britain, it need not cost a penny.

50 Free Things to do in the United Kingdom
Check out these 50 free things to do in the UK. Vacation fun doesn't have to cost a bundle. In fact, all over Britain, it need not cost a penny.

50 Free Things to do in the United Kingdom
Check out these 50 free things to do in the UK. Vacation fun doesn't have to cost a bundle. In fact, all over Britain, it need not cost a penny.

50 Free Things to do in the United Kingdom
Check out these 50 free things to do in the UK. Vacation fun doesn't have to cost a bundle. In fact, all over Britain, it need not cost a penny.

50 Free Things to do in the United Kingdom
Check out these 50 free things to do in the UK. Vacation fun doesn't have to cost a bundle. In fact, all over Britain, it need not cost a penny.

Scenic Scotland - Balmoral Estate Walking Trails
Balmoral is more than a castle. It is also the starting point of some excellent Scottish walks - from gentle strolls to challenging mountain hikes.

Heritage Trains and Steam Railways in the West Midlands
Historic trains, steam railways and heritage railroads in England's West Midlands include a vertical railway and regularly scheduled steam trains. Take a journey back in time in Shropshire and Staffordshire.

Rye - Prettiest Village in the South of England
Rye center is one of the most complete medieval villages in England and definitely the prettiest village on the South Coast. See for yourself.

Rye - Prettiest Town in the South of England
Rye is more than just a pretty face. It's also one of the most complete medieval towns in England. And, in February, the scallops are to die for.

Rye - Prettiest Village in the South of England
Rye center is one of the most complete medieval villages in England and definitely the prettiest village on the South Coast. See for yourself.

Great Railway Journeys - Man's Best Friend - The Story of a Loyal Dog - The Statue of Ruswarp
Great railway journeys - the story of loyal dog Ruswarp, man's best friend.

Great Railway Journeys - The Settle to Carlisle Line
One of Britain's best rail trips with its own great story - Don't miss the Settle-Carlisle Line between the Yorkshire Dales and the Lakeland Fells.

A Great Railway Journey Across the Yorkshire Dales
About the Settle to Carlisle Line, a great railway journey across the yorkshire dales

London to Carlisle by Train, Bus, Car and Air
Take a fast train from London to Carlisle or opt for one of the UK's great railway journeys. Here's how to get there by train, bus, car or air.

5-Year Calendar of UK Public Holidays - 2014 to 2018
5-year Calendar of public holidays or bank holidays in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland from 2014 - 2018.

- By Category
An index of categories in the

Best Stargazing in Britain's Dark Sky Parks
Where to stargaze in Britain's Dark Sky Parks and Reserves. Can you believe it? The UK has some of the darkest skies in Europe.

Water Sculptures at the Alnwick Garden
The water sculptures at The Alnwick Garden are designed to illustrate scientific principles and the physics of water.

Visiting the Alwick Garden and the Giant Treehouse
Need to know visitor information for visiting the Alnwick Garden

Add Quirky, Controversial Alnwick Garden to Your Must-See List
The Poison Garden at the Alnwick Garden is a fascinating - and child-pleasingly gruesome - feature of one of Europe's most interesting new gardens.

A Historic Garden Reborn at Alnwick
From virtual waste ground, a splendid garden is reborn at Alnwick in Northumberland

The Grand Cascade
The grand cascade at Alnwick Garden is one of the largest water features of its kind in Europe.

Did You Know? - 5 Hogmanay Traditions in Scotland
Did you know that Hogmanay, Scotland's New Year celebration can last for days and has many ancient Hogmanay traditions?

UK and European Designer brands for less at Bicester Village
Bicester Village shops include well known European and UK designer brands as well as high quality mainstream brands. Shops include Dior, Diesel, Celine, Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, Hackett, Gieves and Hawkes, Fred Perry and more.

How to Find Bicester Village and Visitor Attractions Near Bicester Village
Read about how to get to Bicester Village and other nearby attractions

UK Customs Regulations - What Foods Can You Bring to the UK?
Wondering what foods you can bring to the UK? This UK online database tool takes the guesswork out of bringing food gifts to UK family and friends.

Gurning - One of England's Weirdest Traditions
At the Egremont Crab Fair they gurn or pull ugly faces in one of England's weirdest events. And they've been doing it every autumn for 750 years.

Anne Hathaway's Cottage - Stratford-upon-Avon
Anne Hathaway's Cottage, Stratford-upon-Avon. Page 7.

Romans in the UK - Excavations at Vindolanda Along Hadrian's Wall
Vindolanda is a fascinating Roman fort and settlement, south of Hadrian's Wall. Recent excavations have uncovered numerous buildings and some of the most unusual and well preserved artifacts from the Roman world. In the superb site museum, set in charming gardens, you can see Roman boots, shoes, armour,jewellery and coins. Page 4.

Near St Ives Cornwall in October
Near St Ives, Cornwall, in October. Page 12.

Windsor Castle - The Queen's Favorite Home Seen From the Thames
Picture of Windsor Castle, The Queen's Favorite Home, Seen From the Thames

York Minster From The City Walls
York Minster From The City Walls. Page 5.

The Royal Pavilion in Brighton
The Royal Pavillion in Brighton.Regency Palace is a breathtaking folly. The famous sea-side residence was built for King George IV, and was also used by his brother William IV and their niece Queen Victoria. Page 11.

Edinburgh Castle - Argyll and Sutherland's Highlanders on Parade at Edinburgh Castle
Argyll and Sutherland's Highlanders on parade at Edinburgh Castle. Page 9.

Stonehenge - Britain's Most Iconic Site.
Stonehenge-It's Britain's most iconic and mysterious site and we learn more about the people who built it all the time. Page 2.

Pictures of the UK - Sacred Fountain at the Roman Baths
Pictures of the UK - Sacred Fountain at the Roman Baths. Page 6.

Caernarvon Castle and Harbor
Caernarvon Castle and Harbor. United Kingdom Travel. Page 10.

Snowdonia National Park
A traditional Welsh farmstead in Llyn Y Gabair,is dwarfed by the mountains of Snowdonia in the heart of Snowdonia National Park. Page 3.

The Iron Bridge - Where the Industrial Revolution Began
The Iron Bridge - first opened in 1781 and now part of the UNESCO Ironbridge GorgeWorld Heritage Site - spans the Severn Gorge at Ironbridge, the heart of the birthplace of industry. Page 8.

Camilla Parker Bowles, Now the Duchess of Cornwall, Gets Into the Wild Weather and Outdoorsy Lifestyle at Balmoral
The Duchess of Cornwall, the former Camilla Parker Bowles, likes the rugged, active, outdoorsy life style of Balmoral.

Scotland's Balmoral Castle: The Royal Family's Retreat
Balmoral Castle in Scotland, is the Royal Family's private vacation home and retreat in the Highlands. Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles, Princes William and Harry, Camilla Duchess of Cornwall, and honored guests and royal girlfriends spend the summer holidays at Balmoral Castle.

Who Gets Invited to Queen Elizabeth's Balmoral Castle?
Queen Elizabeth's Balmoral Castle in Scotland, is her private summer vacation home. Knowing who gets invited sends Royal watchers into a frenzy.

Hidcote Manor Gloucestershire - Why to Visit
Hidcote Manor Garden is a masterpiece of English Arts&Crafts garden design in the Cotswolds and the life's work of a genuine eccentric.

Plan Your a Visit to RHS Wisley Garden
RHS Wisley is a great garden day out close to London.Their winter and seasonal displays will open your eyes about gardening and inspire you to try.

Sausage Recipe - British Classic Bangers and Mash
Sausages and mash (aka bangers and mash) is a pub classic and a British favorite. These sausage facts plus a tasty pub recipe help to explain why.

Sausage Recipes - The Most Popular Kinds of British Sausages
Try different sausage recipes for a true taste of Britain. Read about different kinds of British Sausages including Lincolnshire, Cumberland and London Sausages. Find out how important sausages and sausage recipes are for British holidays

Sausage Recipes -- Fat and Juicy British Sausages Make a Man Sized Meal
Read about Fat and Juicy British Sausages, a man-sized meal from British Sausage recipes for British Bangers and mash

Sausage Recipes -- Bangers and Mash, a taste of English Pub Food to Make in Your Own Kitchen
Bring back memories of English Pub meals with Bangers and Mash, a British Sausage recipe to make at home.

Sausage Recipes - Sausages with Cider and Apples - English Bangers and Mash with a Twist
Try this sausage recipe for British Bangers and Mash, Sausages with Cider and Apples

Royal Shakespeare Company -What's on in 2016
The Royal Shakespeare Company plans a great schedule of plays to mark Shakespeare's 400 anniversary in 2016. Let's see what's on.

Winter Solstice in Brighton - The Burning of the Clocks
Plan a winter getway to Brighton for Burning the Clocks on the longest night - when the whole town joins a glowing parade, a fire show and fireworks.

Harry Potter WB Studio Tour London
See behind the scenes at the Harry Potter WB Studio Tour London. We loved it! Real sets, real props, real butterbeer. A really fun day out.

English Heritage Overseas Visitor Pass - A Great Value
The English Heritage Overseas Visitor Pass is the way to save on entry to 100 iconic sites. And, it makes a great holiday present for a traveler too.

Bag Free Travel "On Demand" at London's Airports
The new same-day and affordable baggage handling service adds Heathrow, giving passengers to and from 3 London airports the freedom to travel light.

Edinburgh Hogmanay - World's Best New Year's Eve
New Year's in Edinburgh means Hogmanay - four days of celebration for the New Year. Find out what's happening in Edinburgh for Hogmanay and how you can take part.

How to Cope with Floods and Extreme Weather on Your UK Vacation
Flooding in the UK doesn't have to spoil your vacation. Find out how to cope with extreme weather during the rainy season.