It is a well-known fact that most people want to turn left when entering a plane and wander into First Class. If only they did the same when disembarking in London… turning left and discovering the South East of England.A hugely historical area that rivals Bath, Oxford , Cambridgeand Salisbury any day of the week. And [...]
The British Traveler travel web site turns four years old this month, during this period we have added almost 3,000 pages of content, created a Blog that is read by almost 7,500 Americans each month, built a Facebook site with over 2,300 likes and a Twitter page with over 8,000 followers…
Even in these days of satellite navigation, to obtain a license to drive one of London’s famous black taxis, you have to complete the world’s most
demanding training course for taxi drivers, known simply as ‘the Knowledge.’ This in-depth study of London takes on average a grueling three years to complete, which is just about how long it took me….
Cardiff is a fantastic city to spend a few summer days in, and the Welsh capital has plenty to keep you busy even if the British weather lets you down!
Come rain or shine, here’s my top tips for summer days in Cardiff. Three days should give you a good overview of the city’s attractions, but at a pace which allows you to enjoy to relax and enjoy.
There are lots of tours you can take during your stay in London, we sell lots of them on the web site, some can be quite expensive and others very
reasonable. One of my favorites is creating my own, visiting the London homes of famous people like John Lennon, Benjamin Franklin and HG Wells, and the fun part is….
Launched on 16 April, 1953, The Royal Yacht Britannia was home to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family for over 44 years, sailing over one million miles around the world. Used for glittering state visits, official receptions, Royal honeymoons and relaxing family holidays, Britannia was a majestic symbol….
I have the pleasure of walking to work across Westminster Bridge and taking in one of the most awe inspiring and iconic man-made views in the
world, the Houses of Parliament. The gothic inspired masterpiece that is the Palace of Westminster runs along the River Thames with Victoria Tower at…..
Stow-on-the-Wold has all the elements that make it the quintessential Cotswold town, beautiful honey coloured buildings set around a busy market square, a great range of independently owned shops and a great choice of places to eat and stay to suit all budgets. Coupled with this, is its enviable location….
We have partnered with Macdonald Hotels & Resorts to bring our reader the opportunity to spend two luxurious nights at one of the finest 5-star hotels in Bath.Macdonald Bath Spa Hotel offers guests a hidden haven of beauty and timeless excellence in the heart of historic Bath. It overlooks stunning landscaped gardens..
Located just south of London with Gatwick and Heathrow on its doorstep, Surrey is the hidden gem in England. Perfectly located next to London, it is ideal for a day trip out of London, being just 30 minutes on the train or perhaps a couple of nights as you come into England or just before you leave.