Nestling on the wooded shore of Derwent Water, Keswick is the busiest tourist town in the Northern Lakes, and a buzzing centre for outdoor enthusiasts. Keswick is easily accessible by car hire from Manchester airport (only 134km away) and car hire from Liverpool airport (only 129km away) – leaving you free to indulge in everything from fell walking to watersports.
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A certain four-yearly sporting event of Greek origin means that, from late July to mid August 2012, the atmosphere in London is going to be even more electric than usual. If you’d like to experience that lively buzz, but the thought of all those sports leaves you in a cold sweat, London still has plenty to offer the non-sports fan this summer.
Parking your car can be particularly stressful in a densely populated area, especially in a city the size of London! You may have planned your route to get from one attraction to another, remember that parking your car has also to be planned for too! Proper forward planning as to where you will park your [...]
Fancy a driving holiday around the UK and stopping off at the many attractions that you come across? Then read on for more. We have put together a guide to 5 of the very best UK Drives, where you can pick up some driving tips for the route and learn about some fascinating facts before [...]
If you have a road trip planned around the United Kingdom but don’t know what the very best routes to take are, then consider your call for help answered! We have put together a list of 5 great Road Trips around the UK that you should really think about taking. Check out our guide for [...]
Some people find having to adapt to driving in a new country quite daunting but it doesn’t have to be! After a while you will certainly become accustomed to it. If you come from a country that drives on the right hand side of the road, you have to get used to driving on the [...]
The River Thames is one of the landmarks of London – and one of the highlights of your trip to London should be to see a sunset over the waters – a truly stunning sight! The red sky blends in magnificently with the water – see it for yourself! The River Thames runs through the south of England, [...]
Visiting London? Whether it’s for the fantastic shopping or outstanding tourist attractions to visit, the city has something for everyone. If fine art and paintings is what you like, then you have chosen the right city! London has plenty of terrific art galleries that you can browse through at your leisure and marvel at the [...]
The UK continues to be a popular tourist destination, with millions of visitors each year. In addition to continued foreign visits, we are seeing that due to the economic downturn more and more people are going to holiday at home, so expect a growth in UK domestic trips for 2009 and beyond. In line with [...]
Travelling to the UK’s capital city this year? If you would like to learn about culture and history during your stay then you are spoilt for choice as London is home to many of the most fascinating Museums in the world! The following are some of the Museums that we recommend you visit as part of your trip [...]