Category Archives: UK Travel Tips

A Guide to Driving in London

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 […]

Driving Rules & Regulations in the U.K.

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 […]

The Lake District – Travel Guide To Keswick

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.

Five non-Olympic Things to do in London During the Olympic Games

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.

Driving in London – How to Find Car Parks

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 […]

5 Great UK Drives

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 […]

Top 5 Road Trips in the UK

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 […]

Things You Never Knew About the River Thames

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, […]

Top 10 Art Galleries in London

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 […]