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Best Short Break Destinations in the UK Revealed

Best Short Break Destinations in the UK Revealed

Any tourist from abroad will most probably be here to visit the capital, and that’s perfectly understandable. But for locals looking for that quaint getaway, something more is needed other than revisiting the same old attractions. That “something more” comes in the form of umpteen attractive places across the country.

Let’s now take a look at some of the best contenders which can really provide you with a unique short break in the UK.

July 7, 2017 | By More
8 Famous Walking Trails in Great Britain

8 Famous Walking Trails in Great Britain

8 Unique Places To Take a Walking Holiday in Great Britain

Walking is a perfect activity for your holidays, allowing you to see the breathtaking countryside and other natural wonders in Great Britain. Mountains, lochs, moors, lakes, and crags; you are never far away from a magnificent walk in the UK. So, here is the list of 8 unique places to take unforgettable walking holidays.

April 18, 2017 | By More
Visiting United Kingdom With Disabilities or Limited Mobility

Visiting United Kingdom With Disabilities or Limited Mobility

Travel Advice for people with disabilities and mobility concerns as they visit the UK

Planning a UK holiday can be quite a nerve-wracking experience, especially if you have a disability. You have to ensure that the place you are visiting have the wheelchair access, ensuring there are lifts, the accommodation is accessible, and car parking is also close by. But, whether you have plans to explore the rugged Yorkshire countryside or want to enjoy the gorgeous coastline of Cornwall, rest assured there are good options for the disabled people. So, allow me to give advice for all the people planning a UK holiday who have mobility concerns.

April 10, 2017 | By More
13 Exhilarating Adventure Activities in Wales, Brecon Beacons vs Wye Valley

13 Exhilarating Adventure Activities in Wales, Brecon Beacons vs Wye Valley

Brecon Beacons vs Wye Valley Activities – All The Adventure You Can Handle! The Brecon Beacons and Wye Valley are two stunning areas less than 20 miles from one another. Each has its own distinct geographical beauty, but both are hugely popular tourist destinations perfect for getting outdoors.

Brecon Beacons National Park is a grassy, heather-clad mountainous region situated just above South Wales’ historic coal mining region. This dramatic landscape, shaped by glaciers in the last Ice Age, was designated a national park in 1957. Here you’ll find South Wales’ highest peak, Pen y Fan, and a whole host of cracking outdoor activities reign supreme. In contrast, the Wye Valley is condensed to 58 miles of the River Wye to form some spectacular limestone gorge landscapes and dense ravine woodlands.

December 20, 2016 | By More
How To Find Pet-Friendly Hotels in the UK

How To Find Pet-Friendly Hotels in the UK

Traveling With Pets in Great Britain

More of us are choosing to travel with our dogs than ever before, with one survey findings that 77% of us let our pets affect our travel plans. But while the UK may be as dog-mad as many other nations, finding pet-friendly accommodation isn’t always the easiest task. Many hotels shun dogs, making travelling a complicated and expensive affair.

If you’re looking for somewhere to stay with your pooch the good news is that we’ve done the hard work for you. Read on for a detailed list of pet-friendly hotels you might like to consider in the British Isles…

December 8, 2016 | By More
10 Reasons It’s The Best Time in Decades To Visit Britain

10 Reasons It’s The Best Time in Decades To Visit Britain

Here are 10 great reasons why this may be the best time to visit Britain in the last thirty years.

Probably a few weeks ago you had no idea what “Brexit” was or how it would affect Britain immediately after the vote to leave the European Union. The vote of the people of Britain to approve Brexit last week, sent proverbial shock waves through the world’s financial markets. The result was an unprecedented drop in British Pounds Sterling to the lowest value in decades. Today the GBP is down to the lowest value again the USD in 3 decades. As a result, the number of internet searches for fights to Britain have increased by an estimated 50%. Travelers know there are bargains to be had across-the-pond, so don’t miss this opportunity to travel to the United Kingdom for less than it’s cost in many, many years.

July 4, 2016 | By More
How To Have An Adventurous Action-Packed Weekend in Wales

How To Have An Adventurous Action-Packed Weekend in Wales

The national history of Wales is told by its dramatic medieval ruins, abandoned castles, thrilling mountainous landscapes and horrific coastal cliffs. Wales is also valued for its pristine waters and primeval flora and fauna. Thanks to these natural wonders, Wales turns out to be a perfect destination for a weekend getaway. Here are eight activities that guarantee an unforgettable weekend in Wales.

March 23, 2015 | By More
Cycling Through The Dramatic Landscapes of South Wales

Cycling Through The Dramatic Landscapes of South Wales

Mountain Biking in South Wales With its close proximity to the M4 and an excellent variety of terrain, South Wales is a first class destination for keen mountain bikers and cyclists. Thanks to an abundance of valleys carved hundreds of millennia ago by melting glaciers, the landscape there rivals the Scottish highlands and the Peak […]

March 26, 2013 | By | Reply More
Best Walks in Britain – A Must Save Article

Best Walks in Britain – A Must Save Article

The Times Online (London) has posted an article that anyone and everyone who may travel to the UK (in their lifetime) needs to save!  Times Walks – 100 Best Walks In The UK is a fabulous resource for sightseeing on your own two feet whether it be a city stroll or a countryside ramble.   Select […]

October 2, 2009 | By | Reply More
Rent The Thatched Roofed Cottage of Your Dreams

Rent The Thatched Roofed Cottage of Your Dreams

If you are a devoted reader of historical novels, where heroins reside in charming stone cottages with thick thatched roofs looking out on valleys of wildflowers…. you’re going to smile from ear to ear when you take a look at this wonderful website. UnderTheThatch.com is an online resource offering unusual self-catering holiday accommodations in Wales.  […]

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