Category Archives: UK Travel Tips


Car Hire U.K.: 5 Great British Breakaways

Autumn is the perfect time to enjoy a car hire break in one of our favourite British haunts. Fires crackle in heritage hearths, historic estates glow with vivid leaves and berries, and the streets have yet to fill with seasonal shoppers. Sip a warming drink in a cosy manor hotel, pamper yourself on a spa […]

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 […]