During my trip to London this weekend, I had a little extra spare time to kill before heading home thanks to a cancelled train. So I went in hunt of the famous Paddington Bear at Paddington station! Paddington Bear at Paddington Station London, England Literary significance of Paddington Bear at Paddington station "Mr and Mrs [...]
A few weeks ago I took a day trip up to Stratford-upon-Avon, also known as Shakespeare's hometown. Here I present a full Stratford-upon-Avon tourist guide for anyone looking to visit a place of both historical and literary interest in the heart of England. I've included tips on how to save money and everything you'll need [...]
There are countless historical destinations in Europe to choose between when planning your travels. Anyone who lives here is gifted with easy access to thousands of museums, castles, palaces, fortresses and monuments covering millennia of European history. Anyone outside of Europe usually makes a point to visit at least a few of these (in between, [...]
My summer bucket list 2017 featuring castles, roller skating and sunrises! Plus more summer bucket list ideas to make your own.
Bletchley Park - the home of British codebreakers who cracked the enigma machine in World War II. As both a history and computer nerd, I've been wanting to go for a while. After watching The Imitation Game and Hidden Figures, I finally got round to organising a visit as the March / April destination for my 'explore the UK' [...]
Overview In December 2016, for the very first time a new event was held at Sudeley Castle in Winchcombe, Gloucestershire - the Spectacle of Light. The castle reopened for visitors to explore after dark with illuminations and music. After arriving at the castle and showing tickets, you start walking through a laid out path in [...]