Although some might say that the best advice for driving in London is to avoid it completely, with a little common sense and insider knowledge, you can navigate the streets of London by rental car without too much hassle. As with any metropolis, London can be daunting for the first-time visitor. Public transport may not […]
Category Archives: UK Travel Tips
You may well be the world’s greatest driver, but if you are planning to hire a car in a foreign country, you should make sure that you are familiar with the driving laws and customs that operate in that country.
From traditional roast dinners to warming Shepherd’s Pie, the UK is brimming with gastronomic delights, but while a road trip is the perfect opportunity to try these traditional dishes, it also serves up the opportunity to sample some more peculiar offerings.
No matter how experienced a driver you are, if you’re planning to drive abroad, you should take time to familiarise yourself with the driving laws and practices in force in that country. Probably the most notable difference for visitors to the UK from most of the EU, the United States, and elsewhere is that you […]
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.
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 […]
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, […]