Category: UK Travel

5 UK Castles You Need to Visit

Rich in history, heritage and culture, there’s something just so magical about being able to wander through the halls of a Castle and discovering the secrets of times gone by. Here are my 5 favourite UK Castles you 100% need to visit on your next UK adventure.

Bamburgh Castle, UK

This week we headed up the stunning Northumberland Coastline to Bamburgh Castle, which has stood guard over Northumberland’s shores for nearly 1500 years. Thinking of heading to Northumberland? I’d highly recommend visiting this historic landmark on you’re trip!

Top 5 Places to Visit in the North of England

Ah the North of England. I might be biased since I’ve lived here all my life, but I really don’t think you’ll find a better place on the planet. With phenomenal scenery, stunning architecture and friendly people, there are tonnes of fantastic places you can visit up North. Here’s my top 5 places I reckon everyone should have on their UK Bucket List.

Top 5 Places to Visit in County Durham

With breath-taking scenery, vibrant culture and rich history, a trip to County Durham is well worth taking. Read on for my top 5 locations to visit if you’re planning a trip to the North-East!

An Ultimate Guide to: Barnard Castle, UK

Barnard Castle is a little market town in County Durham (located in the North-East of England). It’s the town I grew up in, went to primary school in, and have worked in for years. It’s the town I do life in. Full of culture,… Continue Reading “An Ultimate Guide to: Barnard Castle, UK”

Edinburgh, UK

Living in the North-East of England, Edinburgh is only a couple of hours away on the train. And that makes it a perfect location for a day trip. December 2019 I headed up to the Scottish Capital, and here’s what we got up to…… Continue Reading “Edinburgh, UK”

London, UK

February 2019. I took a National Express Coach down to the Capital for a reunion with the Ben and Laura, who I’d met in New Zealand last year. And it was a LONG journey. 7 hours on a hot stuffy bus was not my… Continue Reading “London, UK”

Belfast, Northern Ireland

Belfast is a city overflowing with history, culture and incredible people. If you’re after a UK city to visit this year, definitely bump it up to the top of your list. As it’s still a relatively small city compared to the likes of London… Continue Reading “Belfast, Northern Ireland”

Warwick Castle, UK

I have a great love for England’s castle, cathedrals and churches. They have so much history and life bursting from their seams, and there’s so much to gain from just walking round the stoned footpaths and beautiful gardens. Warwick Castle fits the bill; with… Continue Reading “Warwick Castle, UK”