41 Iconic Cakes and Biscuits In The UK

41 Iconic Cakes and Biscuits In The UK
Of course, we know that a cup of tea or a "cuppa" is quintessential UK, and it's the solution for every mood. Are you sad? Sick? Celebrating good news? How about a cuppa? And often, this warm cups of yumminess are accompanied with even more yumminess in the form of baked goods. Cakes and biscuits in the UK take all shapes and forms. They can also serve as a mid-afternoon snack, or something to satisfy

An Illustrated Guide to Weird British Expressions

Britain and British folk are a weird bunch, and possibly their weirdest trait is their expressions. If you didn't grow up in this sovereign state but you're fluent in English, you might still find yourself not understanding what you hear when in the UK. While the origin of some of these expressions dates back a long way, these strange, bizarre, and wonderful expressions of speech find their way in modern times. (more…)

48 Hours in London – Guide For First Timers

48 Hours in London – Guide For First Timers
Spending 48 hours in the British capital requires a tight itinerary if you want to get the most out of this city. From exploring must-see attractions to eating delicious street food, experiencing a musical on Broadway and pub-hopping to extravagant nightclubs, there's so much to see and do in this short span of time. If it is your first time in the city, this guide will give you a 48 hours in London snapshot to

Manchester: An Underrated City and Remaining Festivals of 2015

London often overshadows the bulk of cities in the UK because of its global appeal, the city being recognized as the business capital of the world, and its eclectic mix of cultures. However, there are many cities in the UK that showcase the same creative juices on a slightly smaller scale. Manchester is one of those cities. Renowned for its rich music history as well as sports teams, Manchester is also home to highly regarded

Magical Mystery Tour for Beatles Fans

[caption id="attachment_2598" align="alignnone" width="630"] The Beatles' real "Strawberry Fields". Liverpool, UK[/caption] If you are a Beatles fan, you'll probably enjoy the 2-hour Magical Mystery Tour in Liverpool, UK. The bus takes you to all the Beatles' childhood homes and a few other Beatles-related places like where Paul and John met and places that inspired some of their songs. (more…)

Magical Mystery Tour for Beatles Fans

[caption id="attachment_2598" align="alignnone" width="630"] The Beatles' real "Strawberry Fields". Liverpool, UK[/caption] If you are a Beatles fan, you'll probably enjoy the 2-hour Magical Mystery Tour in Liverpool, UK. The bus takes you to all the Beatles' childhood homes and a few other Beatles-related places like where Paul and John met and places that inspired some of their songs. (more…)

10 Reasons Why I Fell In Love With London

10 Reasons Why I Fell In Love With London
London is one of my favourite cities in the world, if not my favourite. I spent a year there and loved everything about it. It was very easy for me to fall in love with London. There are always things you like and don't like about a place right? But truly, the only thing I did not like about London was the price. Expensive, yes. Wondrous, also yes. (more…)