Shopping? These are the best outlets in the UK

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

Gems of Wales (2) – Snowdonia: mountains, lakes and adventure

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'.

How to be a volunteer in the UK

In the UK, there’s a lot of prestige associated with volunteering. Volunteering counts as work experience in the country, especially if you want to work as a teacher, social worker or lawyer. You can start volunteering with a particular organization or association and eventually enter the job market with your

90 things you can do for free in London in 2016

You want to keep saving money, right? Of course you do! That's why we have created this list of 90 things you can do for free in London. Yes, that’s right—without spending a single pound! The different activities are separated into sections so you can go straight to the ones

20 interesting things about Edinburgh

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

London Accommodation Map: Sharing vs. Affordability?

A few weeks ago London officially replaced Hong Kong as the world’s most expensive city to live in. So let’s talk about the typical dilemma between sharing and living alone in line with our budget... There is no perfect formula for finding the best location to live in in London. You

Camden Market: 8 things you probably didn’t know

One of the most famous shopping areas of London, known as Camden Market, Camden Lock or even Camden Lock Market, is located in the London borough of Camden. Camden Market is not just a place, but a set of markets within the city. These include: Camden Lock, The Stables, Canal