Happiness in a canoe in CambridgeshireThe ultimate Cambridgeshire canoe trip In a canoe on a sunny weekday in June, we share the Great Ouse river with a handful of swimmers, sunbathers, kayaks and a few pleasure yachts. We have the water to ourselves for most of the route between Houghton and St. Ives in...
Afternoon Tea, the quintessential British experienceThe complete how-to guide to afternoon tea This is the complete how-to guide to afternoon tea for the alien in Britain. What is it, how to indulge and where to go for the best experience? Let’s be clear. An ‘afternoon tea’ is not just a cup of tea....
The best of Birmingham in a City Break of 48 hours
The Best of Birmingham in 48 hours, tips, sightseeing, things to do, hotels and restaurants.
How to have a great time in London on a tiny budget
London is always fun, even for people with small wallets. Most museums and attractions are free. In addition, if you have a pair of functioning legs, you can see most of the centre on foot.
Top 10 York must see and do
The best things to do and see in York and Yorkshire. Highlights, attractions, sightseeing and inspirational books.