Summer is over, but the bad weather hasn’t arrived yet, so it is a good time to make the most of the weekends. Have you been in Bristol for a while but you don’t know how to spend your free time? In a single day, and by public transport, you
It's a fact that all of us want to save money on our shopping. So in this article we recommend you the best outlets in the UK, in places from Somerset to Scotland. The discounts they offer are well worth it, even if you might have to leave your current
How many of you have heard of Snowdonia? If the answer is ‘not many’, you can’t miss this article. This gem of Wales (the second one we’re talking about on UKister; the first one was Portmeirion) is stunning. Located in the north of the region, it is also called 'Snowdonia'.
A few years ago we were lucky enough to travel to Edinburgh and spend four days in the city, discovering its corners. We booked a tour and a guide told us some anecdotes and interesting facts about the Scottish capital, like the significance of the heart next to the Cathedral
During the past 2,000 years, the people of London have built some of the most historic buildings in the world. These buildings, which were built centuries ago, have survived devastating fires and wars and were home to some of the most important people in British and even world history. Still
Aside from its tourist attractions, Scotland offers a variety of magical experience, from taking a dip under the beautiful waterfalls on the Isle of Skye to having a drink in the most remote pub in Britain, in Knoydart. Scotland also has pink sand beaches on the Angus Coast and exciting
The other day, after rereading the article on "How to save on train tickets in the UK", I thought about why people don't usually come do an Interrail around Britain. I know many people who have done the Interrail around several European countries, but Britain isn't a common destination: at
London has some truly strange shops out there. Check out this selection we have made of the ten most unusual places in the city. Who knows, you might find something you want to buy, like cane stool that becomes a Viking costume, fairy dust or monster products. Don't stay at
From rural villages to impressive coastal towns, today the UK is home to some of the most charming places in the world. From Antrim coast in Northern Ireland and the Highlands in Scotland to the Welsh valleys and the coast of Cornwall, this guide lists the ten most beautiful towns
If you like meandering around colourful, diverse and crowded markets... don't wait, print out this map with the top 20 street markets in London. There's something for everyone: crafts, antiques, clothes, local fashion, art... whatever you’re looking for.
Which is your favourite?
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