How to find budget accommodation in UK – cheap options for your England or Scotland vacation

bed in a budget hotel in UK

If you’re coming to the UK on vacation or live here and are planning to tour around the country you might be curious as to what the best options are for your budget and how to find the cheapest accommodation.  There are so many different and affordable accommodation options in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern … Read more

The 6 best castles near London to visit

Anyone visiting the UK can be easily blown away and even overwhelmed by the enormous amount of history on offer whether that’s ancient stones, Roman ruins, medieval castles or Victorian architecture.  Yes, we do have a lot!   For anyone who is based near London and wants to visit a nice traditional English castle – … Read more

A helpful guide to visiting Stonehenge – including how to make it worth seeing!

Stonehenge in England on a cloudy day with some blue sky

It’s one of the most popular tourist sites in the entire world, let alone just in Great Britain, so I figured a guide to visiting Stonehenge might well be worth creating for a history travel blog!   This guide should answer all your questions that you have about it plus if you keep reading you’ll … Read more

The 13 best London museums for kids (and adults) – and they’re all free!

When thinking about what to do in London with kids, museums often top the bill.  These are my favourite and best London museums for kids and what makes them even more special is that they are all free admission!   I’ve also given you some picture book suggestions to make your trips even more special … Read more