Whether you call it the U.K., United Kingdom, England, Britain etc – you’re certain to find something for everyone to enjoy in this historic country.
Comprised of four different individual countries ‘ Northern Ireland, Scotland, England, and Wales ‘ the U.K. has a rich history and artifacts to explore. From Big Ben in London, Stonehenge in England, and castles in Edinburgh, you can uncover the years of growth and progress on your own.
No matter if you plan to visit London or travel over to Ireland and Scotland during the Saint Patrick’s Day festivities, you can find something to do at all times of the year. Buckingham Palace is a must see when you’re in London, as are any of the castles that pepper the rolling green countryside. If you want a sense of modern nightlife, London is also a place to explore for its friendly pubs and contemporary shopping scene ‘ Harrods, for example.
The most common way to arrive in the UK is through London’s Heathrow Airport, but it’s not the only airport. Other potential airports include:
England: Gatwick, London City, Luton, Stansed, Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester, and many others.
Wales: Cardiff, Swansea – Scotland: Edinburgh, Glasgow
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Throughout the U.K. are extensive choices in Bed and Breakfasts and hostels. In fact, low priced hostels cover the entire country, but traditional hotels and motels are also available for your accommodations. Whether you’re looking for a place to lay your head or for a room that lets you live in the lap of luxury, the many choices of places to stay will fit into any need and budget including England Luxury Hotels and London Restaurants.
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Edinburgh, Scotland's ancient capital, is one of Europe's greatest and most historic cities, and is necessary for any Canadian on a European tour. It is not the cheapest of places to visit, and one of the ways to keep costs down is to find accommodation in a hostel. Finding a Hostel in Edinburgh There is a wide ... Read more The Best Hostels In Edinburgh For Travelling Canadians
Scotland's capital city Edinburgh greets its visitors with an ideal city landscape amongst the green hills and natural countryside. Edinburgh Castle at the centre of the city is one of the most visited and photographed attractions in the town, showcasing the old world appeal of the city. Edinburgh travel tips & advice Museum on the Mound and ... Read more Edinburgh, Scotland Travel Advice
If merry old London is on your list of ideal vacation spots, you're not alone. Millions of people come to tour London each year, and it's no surprise why. With numerous museums like the National Gallery, the British Museum, and Tate Modern, you can spend your days enjoying fine art. London travel tips & advice Or you ... Read more London, UK Travel Advice